Natural Partners

Mary Baldwin College has formal and informal partnerships with a variety of organizations that promote outdoor learning. In addition, we support on-line sharing of ideas and information from schools and other institutions. The links below represent some of the best connections we have made for advancing the concepts of Environment-Based Learning. Working together … we can make a difference!


Natural Teachers Network Natural Teachers Network (part of the Children and Nature Network)
*Become a “Natural Teacher” by joining the Network*
NOAA Chesapeake Bay NOAA Chesapeake Bay
Chesapeake Classrooms Chespeake Classrooms (Chesapeake Bay Foundation)
No Child Left Inside No Child Left Inside Coalition (MBC is a Member Organization)
Virginia naturally VA Naturally (Virginia’s EE Resource)
Green Schools National Conference
Last Child in the Woods Richard Louv’s Blog (Last Child in the Woods)
A Trail to Every Classroom (Appalachian Trail Conservancy)
Trout in the Classroom Trout in the Classroom (Trout Unlimited)
Kids Gardening (National Gardening Association)
Center for Ecoliteracy
Place-Based Education (Promise of Place)
Education for Sustainable Development