North Carolina’s oldest forest conservation organization

For Teachers

 For Teachers

The North Carolina Forestry Association provides forestry education programs, materials and resources to students and teachers in the state of North Carolina. Topics highlight the field of forestry, natural resources, wildlife and the wood products industry. We encourage you to share these teaching aides with your students.

Teacher Programs

Sustainable Forestry Teachers Experience

Discover forestry in North Carolina! This program is a professional development workshop for STEM Educators that demonstrates all elements of sustainable forestry in North Carolina. Discover the forest in our state and learn about the wood products industry.

Project Learning Tree

An award winning, multi-disciplinary environmental education program for educators and students in Pre-K though grade 12.

Materials and Resources

Resources highlight sustainable forestry, natural resources, and environmental education. Check out our plethora of posters, Goods from the Woods boxes and bags, publications, and forestry career highlights booklet.


  • Outreach opportunities for students in North Carolina
  • Branching Out with NCFA – Free Outreach for students located in the Central Piedmont Counties
  • Forestry and Environmental Camps – On site field trips for middle and high school
  • Forest Education Ambassador Network – Speak with a professional in your community