NJEF Self-Care

Join us this week with special Co-Host Kate Righter as we discuss  self-care. How do we take care of ourselves as teachers?  We will discuss various actions we can take Read More


Your Bird of the Year: Midyear Check-in

At the end of December, I taught a workshop about how to find your own "Bird of the Year" for 2022. Now that we're halfway through the year, let's check in!

We'll explore:

-If you don't have a bird of the year yet, is it too late to get one?

-What have you learned about your bird so far? What stories have you observed?

-What questions do you still want to investigate during the remainder of the year?

-How has your connection to this bird changed by thinking of it as your "bird of the year"? Does it feel different from the approach of trying to see as many species as possible?


Canceled Pencil Miles & Chill (Saturdays)


Super low-key, supportive drawing and chatting online hang-out: if there are pages in your journal you've been wanting to finish, or homework you're wanting to catch up on, or just Read More


Cephalopod Stories with Kate Chandler 

Join Kate Chandler and her special guest marine biologist Sarah McAnulty to discuss squid, octopus, and cuttlefish behaviors. Bring your nature journal, art supplies, and a burning curiosity about all Read More