Originally published on the ClimeTime website on June 22, 2022 When Anacortes Middle School teacher Tasha Kirby had her class make applesauce last fall, she wasn’t teaching home economics. She […]
It was all hands on deck at Yakima’s Barge-Lincoln Elementary School on Friday afternoon.
Fifth-graders transferred plants from pots to school soil […]
People can’t take action against climate change if they don’t understand what it is, why it matters, or what they can do about it. Considering what’s at stake, the failure to integrate climate education into science curricula across the country begins […]
Young people have grown up aware of our climate crisis nearly their entire lives. The next generation will inherit this legacy, and they want to be part of the solutions. But to succeed they need knowledge, skills, and experience […]
Local private schools making a difference was published on April 27, 2022 in the Bainbridge Island Review. Article Excerpt: EarthGen has launched a new certification category for its statewide green […]
Originally published on the ClimeTime website on April 13, 2022 From high school students calculating the sea level rise resulting from climate change to kindergarteners tackling plastic pollution, EarthGen’s professional […]
Originally published on the ClimeTime website on February 1, 2022 Chelsea Freeman teaches high school in Tonasket, an agricultural community hit especially hard by the drought, record-breaking heat, and wildfire […]
While youth climate leaders often make the news, many young people believe climate change is too big a problem for them to solve. But young people are natural changemakers, and engaging them in civics and climate action can be as easy as playing a game.
A few hours into our first Climate Justice League session, one teacher paused to reflect that this professional learning experience was unlike anything she had participated in before.
After a decade of creative problem-solving in service to environmental education, Washington Green Schools has accepted the challenges presented by the pandemic as new opportunities to innovate.