Media & Press Room

Welcome to The National Center for Outdoor & Adventure Education (NCOAE) Media/Press Room. On this page is where you’ll find story ideas, mentions of NCOAE in the press, and access to our organization’s media registry and contact information.

Please Note: If you are a working journalist, freelance writer, editor or blogger and you need an informed and forward-thinking source for an upcoming article, story or blog post related to youth development, outdoor education, adventure recreation or experiential education, please feel free to contact us using the form at the bottom of this page, or call our office in Wilmington, N.C., at (910) 399-8090.

NCOAE in the news

Story Ideas

Interested in working on a story involving experiential education, outdoor education or youth development involving the outdoors but don’t know where to start? Here are a few ideas to consider, for which we’d be happy to serve as your source:

  • Trends in outdoor and adventure education
  • How adventure education creates deeper student learning
  • How to prepare yourself for a career in outdoor and experiential education
  • Risk management considerations for outdoor educators, outfitters and guides
  • Do’s and don’ts when developing outdoor programs for underserved youth
  • How experiential education enhances student learning

Media Distribution List Registry

NCOAE regularly assists journalists and is more than happy to work with you to facilitate your article or backgrounder. Please use the form below to request to be placed on our Media Distribution list.