Institutional Members Directory
Find out more about Institutional Membership at the Membership page.
The organizations listed below are current AEOE Institutional Members.
Kids puzzling the mysteries of nature; that’s our story and we make it happen over 4000 times a year. We transport students outside, successfully engage their enthusiasm to focus on wild things like bird songs, animal tracks, and bones. We load their brains with nature, relating field science to school standards. They return to their teacher more curious and better grounded to ask the intell...
The Ocean Institute, founded in 1977 as the Orange County Marine Institute, is a community-based 501 (c ) 3 organization that offers in-depth Marine Science, Maritime History and Outdoor Education programs. The facility includes state-of-the-art teaching labs, the Maddie James Seaside Learning Center, two historic tallships, and an oceanographic research vessel. Immersion-based field trips rang...
Outward Bound is a non-profit adventure-based educational organization with programs that deliver character development and self-discovery in the wilderness, in cities, and in schools. Outward Bound California (OBCA) operates programs in San Francisco Bay Area, Sierra Nevada and Joshua Tree; the regional office is located in San Francisco.
Pali Institute is a large, fast-paced and growing outdoor education program located in the San Bernardino Mountains of Southern California. Pali is both AEE and WASC accredited. Our program works with school-aged students from California, Arizona and Nevada every week throughout the school year. We teach students in an outdoor setting about the wonders of science, environmental ethics, teambuild...
35510 Pathfinder Rd
Mountain Center, CA
At Pathfinder Ranch, the Science & Outdoor Education School provides meaningful learning experiences that are safe and fun for all participants to build their conservation awareness, knowledge base, and confidence in order to become more ecologically conscious global citizens. The Science & Outdoor Education School began in the 1970′s and has since developed into a premier school o...
The Point Bonita Y empowers people and communities to learn, grow and become healthy. With a focus on youth development, healthy living and social responsibility, the Y nurtures the potential of every youth and teen, improves our communities’ health and well-being, and provides opportunities to give back and support neighbors. Our Outdoor Education program is holistic and multi-disciplinary,...
Ramblin' Adventure Club is more than an after school day care or child care facility. We are an after school hiking club for kids, grades K-5th. Kids spend quality time in the wild areas of Santa Cruz County where they learn, play, build relationships and discover the outdoors for themselves. We are a fully insured after school program, and provide camps year round.
Rancho El Chorro Outdoor School - 2450 Pennington Creek Road
San Luis Obispo, CA
Rancho El Chorro Outdoor School provides hands-on learning opportunities for students to study science and ecology in a natural setting. It is outdoor education at its very best and we have been providing it for 44 years. Every year, thousands of students experience nature firsthand and leave with a new sense of wonder about the natural world.
We are a non-profit outdoor science school dedicated to bringing underserved elementary school students to a natural environment in order to develop a love of nature and an understanding of the connection between science and nature.