NLE is dedicated to providing adults with expanded science education opportunities to learn more about the natural world we live in. Whether you are a learner wanting to expand your understanding of plants and fungi, or an educator wanting to provide unique science learning opportunities to your students, NLE provides resources to individuals and organizations alike to help take science education to the next level.
Our Vision is a Conscious Future
At NLE, we imagine a future in which all people are empowered by scientific literacy, possess the ability to critically evaluate information and actively educate their fellow humans. Everything we do at NLE is guided by this vision. By enhancing global scientific literacy, we hope to further connection with and understanding of the natural world. It is our hope that by increasing our understanding of the world around us, we might be able to live more consciously and intentionally to build a future that best represents our hopes, desires, and dreams.
Our Mission is Empowerment Through Education
Guided by our vision of a scientifically literate society, our mission is to provide learning opportunities to people everywhere about relevant topics of science. We work to accomplish our mission by engaging communities with science education opportunities, producing educational materials for educators, and providing learning resources to those seeking reliable information about topics related to environmental science, biology, botany, mycology, and natural products.
Our Values Are Simple