Reducing Organic Waste at School

Starting January 1, 2024, all schools with an on-site food facility will be required to collect organic waste. But how will this change affect you and your students? How can you help your students understand the importance of reducing and recycling organic waste?

Watersheds and Water Ecology

Watersheds sustain natural ecosystems and are important for the health and safety of our communities. This week we feature environmental education programs and resources on the impact of human activity on watersheds and ways to protect them.

Professional Learning Opportunities on Climate Change and Environmental Justice

This week we feature a number of professional learning opportunities to help you advance environmental literacy in your classroom.

Plastic Free July, Zero Waste, and Teaching Climate Change Essentials

To raise awareness and mitigate the environmental impact of plastic pollution, we invite you to take the Plastic Free July challenge and say no to single-use plastics.

Clean Air, Nature Detectives, Tough Choices, and Summer Pilot!

Fifty two years ago, the United States Congress passed the 1970 Clean Air Act. Since then, it has reduced and controlled air pollution nationwide. This week we explore how we can improve air quality, keep the vulnerable safe, and ensure clean air for all.