CONNECT for Conservation Education
CONNECT for Conservation Education is a Philippines-based coalition of conservation NGOs and education agencies that innovates, champions, and broadens access to experiential learning programs in support of nature conservation and sustainable societies.
The CONNECT platform centralizes access to tried-and-true, peer-reviewed, collaboratively developed, easy-to-implement experiential learning modules that bridge the perceived gap between humans and nature.
CONNECT's goal is to increase the number and real-world impact of conservation education programs in the Philippines and beyond.
Current partners in curricula and network development:
Host organization: ORC
Partners: Lamave, Coral Cay, School of the Seas, Peacecorps Volunteers, Danjugan Island Marine Education Center
Connect conservation education programs from throughout the Philippines to share educational materials and programs
Create easy-to-implement, best-practice-based modules that can be adopted by any conservation NGO, in line with Department of Education curricula
Launch online platform for materials sharing
Lobby for experiential conservation education throughout the Philippines and beyond.