Environmental Education Issues

Kettle Creek showcases Nature Discovery Area - Pocono Record

2 hours 7 min ago

Pocono Record

Kettle Creek showcases Nature Discovery Area
Pocono Record
Kids love to dig in dirt and sand. But in this pit, they may come across some fossils. The fossil pit is just one of the features of the new Nature Discovery Area at the Kettle Creek Environmental Education Center in Hamilton Township. The park is free ...

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Morningside Elementary School part of US Department of Education's Green Strides Tour - Atlanta Loop (blog)

2 hours 13 min ago

Morningside Elementary School part of US Department of Education's Green Strides Tour
Atlanta Loop (blog)
The U.S. Department of Education's 2017 Green Strides Tour is stopping at Morningside Elementary School on Sept. 20. Morningside was deemed a Green Ribbon School by the U.S. Department of Education “for its efforts to reduce environmental impact and ...

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Two Sides: 278 Leading Companies Remove Misleading 'Go Green' Claims - Printing Impressions

7 hours 46 min ago

Two Sides: 278 Leading Companies Remove Misleading 'Go Green' Claims
Printing Impressions
Kellie Northwood, Executive Director, Two Sides Australia and New Zealand, comments, “It is our responsibility as an industry, but also as part of broader environmental education, to challenge misinformation about the impact of communication channels.

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New Yorkers Rally to Tell Schumer: Save the EPA! - Food and Water Watch

10 hours 29 min ago

Food and Water Watch

New Yorkers Rally to Tell Schumer: Save the EPA!
Food and Water Watch
... Jewish Climate Action Network, NYC Friends of Clearwater, NYPAN Enviro Committee, Grassroots Environmental Education, Sadhana: Coalition of Progressive Hindus, Brooklyn Movement Center, Morningside Heights - West Harlem Sanitation Coalition, ...

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Ohio University's Voinovich School STEM education project with local high school now available online - Jackson County Times-Journal

13 hours 28 min ago

Jackson County Times-Journal

Ohio University's Voinovich School STEM education project with local high school now available online
Jackson County Times-Journal
Each year, Ohio University's Voinovich School of Leadership and Public Affairs partners with U.S. Department of Energy Office of Environmental Management (DOE EM) PORTS staff, site contractors, and higher education institutions in the region to deliver ...

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Goshen College enrollment up 16 percent - Goshen News

21 hours 40 min ago

Goshen News

Goshen College enrollment up 16 percent
Goshen News
Sixty-seven students are pursuing master's degrees in one of Goshen's graduate programs — nursing (family nurse practitioner), environmental education and the online master of business administration, according to the college. The college enrolled 133 ...

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Local students learn importance of clean water from Philippe ... - Akron Beacon Journal

September 18, 2017 - 8:43pm

Akron Beacon Journal

Local students learn importance of clean water from Philippe ...
Akron Beacon Journal
Andrea Lessem (right) a fourth grade teacher at the Sam Salem Community Learning Center in Akron and her students Tatjana Oluic, 10 (left) Morgan Hildreth, ...
Philippe Cousteau comes to Northeast Ohio to talk water resources ...Crain's Cleveland Business

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Universities Launch Collective Response to the Sustainable Development Goals - Sustainable Brands

September 18, 2017 - 4:11pm

Universities Launch Collective Response to the Sustainable Development Goals
Sustainable Brands
Announced at the World Congress on Environmental Education (WEEC) in Vancouver, the SDG Accord has already been endorsed by 30 organizations from across the globe, including the Foundation for Environmental Education (FEE), Conférence des ...

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Students visit fairgrounds for Agricultural-Environmental Education ... - Daily Bulldog

September 18, 2017 - 3:48pm

Daily Bulldog

Students visit fairgrounds for Agricultural-Environmental Education ...
Daily Bulldog
FARMINGTON - First and fourth graders from across the region swarmed the Farmington Fairgrounds today celebrating the 27th Annual ...

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Bills proposed to improve Mich.'s classroom environment - The Detroit News

September 18, 2017 - 1:11pm

The Detroit News

Bills proposed to improve Mich.'s classroom environment
The Detroit News
Detroit — A group of state Democratic lawmakers introduced a seven-bill package on Monday that calls for the creation of a plan to annually test water and air quality in every Michigan school and create an environmental education task force. The bills ...

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Students visit fairgrounds for Agricultural-Environmental Education ... - Daily Bulldog

September 18, 2017 - 12:17pm

Daily Bulldog

Students visit fairgrounds for Agricultural-Environmental Education ...
Daily Bulldog
FARMINGTON - First and fourth graders from across the region swarmed the Farmington Fairgrounds today celebrating the 27th Annual ...

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What's Better for the Environment, Disposable or Reusable? - Sierra Magazine

September 17, 2017 - 3:51am

Sierra Magazine

What's Better for the Environment, Disposable or Reusable?
Sierra Magazine
On the other hand, you might have a “teaching moment” here: a chance to do some environmental education by explaining why reusables are kinder to the environment, and offering the kids a choice of utensils. My guess is that you'll turn up at least a ...

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Eco-tip: Local schools teach environmental lessons - Ventura County Star

September 16, 2017 - 4:47pm

Ventura County Star

Eco-tip: Local schools teach environmental lessons
Ventura County Star
School districts in Ventura County have long included environmental education in their curriculum. Most of this education tends to focus on hands-on activity. For example, Oak Park Unified School District's annual Sustainability Fair includes ...

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Letter: Educating youth about the importance of water conservation essential - Camp Verde Bugle

September 16, 2017 - 4:41pm

Camp Verde Bugle

Letter: Educating youth about the importance of water conservation essential
Camp Verde Bugle
The Environmental Education Center of the Verde Natural Resource Conservation District (VNRCD) would like to thank Salt River Project for their generous support. These sustaining contributions help the Environmental Education Center educate the youth ...

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Letter: Educating youth about the importance of water conservation ... - Verde Independent

September 16, 2017 - 4:40pm

Verde Independent

Letter: Educating youth about the importance of water conservation ...
Verde Independent
The Environmental Education Center of the Verde Natural Resource Conservation District (VNRCD) would like to thank Salt River Project for their generous ...

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Letter: Educating youth about the importance of water conservation ... - Verde Independent

September 16, 2017 - 4:40pm

Verde Independent

Letter: Educating youth about the importance of water conservation ...
Verde Independent
The Environmental Education Center of the Verde Natural Resource Conservation District (VNRCD) would like to thank Salt River Project for their generous ...

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Join the Herd, Stand Tall For Giraffe At The Living Desert: Year of the Giraffe - Patch.com

September 16, 2017 - 12:07pm

Patch.com

Join the Herd, Stand Tall For Giraffe At The Living Desert: Year of the Giraffe
Patch.com
The second project is Wild Nature Institute's Celebrating Africa's Giants: Environmental Education for Conservation of Giraffes, Elephants, and Rhinoceroses, which provides an environmental mobile education program that reaches over 5,000 school ...

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Education Department Official to Visit Atlanta Area as part of Annual Green Strides Tour - "Taking Learning Outside" - U.S. Department of Education (press release)

September 15, 2017 - 5:52pm

Education Department Official to Visit Atlanta Area as part of Annual Green Strides Tour - "Taking Learning Outside"
U.S. Department of Education (press release)
The tour will include visits to school buildings and grounds, conversations with students and teachers regarding environmental education and project-based learning, and discussions with key facilities and health personnel. The discussion session will ...

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EPA recognizes Wheaton teacher for planting educational prairie - Suburban Life Publications

September 15, 2017 - 5:01pm

Suburban Life Publications

EPA recognizes Wheaton teacher for planting educational prairie
Suburban Life Publications
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has honored Schwartz, who teaches eighth-grade biology and sixth-grade science at Edison, for her contributions to environmental education and stewardship. She is a 2017 Presidential Innovation Award for ...

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Bid to eliminate solid waste district defeated - Chicago Tribune

September 15, 2017 - 4:51pm

Chicago Tribune

Bid to eliminate solid waste district defeated
Chicago Tribune
Positions include a executive director, assistant director, business operations/government affairs director, field operations program manager, driver/operator, office manager, sustainability/education awareness coordinator, environmental education ...

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