American Forest Kindergarten association

Membership Benefits

As a member of AFKA your benefits include exclusive access to our interactive website; Members Only Portal; use of the AFKA logo for your organization’s website; addition to the national map of American Forest Kindergarten Association Members on our website; and more! Please see Member Levels below for more information.


Membership levels

AFKA Supporter: $25.00

Passionate about getting children outside into nature on a regular basis, but not a teacher yourself? Perhaps you are a parent of a young child that attends a Forest Kindergarten, a retired Educator, a professional who has just learned about the Forest Kindergarten approach that hopes to train in this pedagogy, or a person that just values investing in children &/or nature. If so, then this is a great level to subscribe to and in the process you will be supporting the very important work of the AFKA! 

  • Members only Portal
  • Organized “Tree Talks” with our esteemed board and the AFKA member community to stay connected

  • Member Feature

  • Subscription period: 1 year

  • Automatic renewal (recurring payments)





Educator:$50.00

Are you an individual educator that currently works with children, and/or is currently starting your own program? Are you interested in learning more about the Forest Kindergarten Pedagogy and how you can adapt ideas into your current school or program? Would you like the opportunity to connect with like minded individuals in our community? If so, then this is a great level to subscribe to and in the process you will be supporting the very important work of the AFKA! 

  • Members only Portal
  • Exciting Forest Kindergarten content such as fliers, guidebooks, songs, stories, transition ideas and more!

  • Organized “Tree Talks” with our esteemed board and the AFKA member community to stay connected

  • Member Feature

  • Subscription period: 1 year

  • Automatic renewal (recurring payments)


Organization Bundle-

Up to 10 staff members: $200

Are you a director or teacher in an educational setting that would benefit from group collaborations, outreach and have up to 10 members you would like to add to this group? Are you interested in learning more about the Forest Kindergarten Pedagogy and how you can adapt ideas into your current school or program? Would you like the opportunity to connect with like minded individuals in our community? If so, then this is a great level to subscribe to and in the process you will be supporting the very important work of the AFKA! 

  • Members only Portal

  • Exciting Forest Kindergarten content such as fliers, guidebooks, songs, stories, transition ideas and more!

  • Templates for  administrative and enrollment needs. Such as staff file forms packets and child enrollment form packets. 

  • Organized “Tree Talks” with our esteemed board and the AFKA member community to stay connected

  • Member Feature

  • Bundle up to 10 members on your account 

  • Subscription period: 1 year

  • Automatic renewal (recurring payments)








Organization Bundle

Between 11-20 staff members:  $400

Are you a director or teacher in an educational setting that would benefit from group collaborations, outreach and have up to 20 members you would like to add to this group? Are you interested in learning more about the Forest Kindergarten Pedagogy and how you can adapt ideas into your current school or program? Would you like the opportunity to connect with like minded individuals in our community? If so, then this is a great level to subscribe to and in the process you will be supporting the very important work of the AFKA!

  • Members only Portal

  • Exciting Forest Kindergarten content such as fliers, guidebooks, songs, stories, transition ideas and more!

  • Templates for administrative and enrollment needs. Such as staff file forms packets and child enrollment form packets. 

  • Organized “Tree Talks” with our esteemed board and the AFKA member community to stay connected

  • Member Feature

  • Bundle up to 20 members on your account 

  • Subscription period: 1 year

  • Automatic renewal (recurring payments)



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