Hartley Outdoor Education Center was a recipient of the 2012-2013 and 2015-2016 Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration’s (CILC) Pinnacle Award.
This honor is awarded to organizations based on teacher evaluations through the CILC website. It is based exclusively on feedback from teachers who have used the content in their classrooms or for their own professional advancement. The evaluation assesses seven areas: two related to the effectiveness of the presenter and five related to the educational content of the program. For more information on the Pinnacle Award, click here.
Our mission at Hartley is to educate, lead and serve youth and adults through a positive learning environment providing hands-on experience in a natural setting. We believe in: building self-esteem; instilling awareness, respect and wise use of our natural resources through environmental education; reinforcing classroom instruction; expanding appreciation for past cultures.