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09.27.2016

Dole Packaged Foods joins Key Food and Captain Planet Foundation to celebrate Project Learning Garden at PS 354 The Jermaine L. Green STEM Institute of Queens Elementary School Posted: September […]

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09.19.2016

Let it grow: Three schools get gardens Posted: September 16 By Bonnie Bolden How’s it growing? Students at three local elementary schools will get the opportunity to get hands-on gardening […]

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09.07.2016

Diggin’ in the Dirt Posted: September 2016 By Simply Buckhead There’s something about harvesting the crops they plant that tempts kids at Sarah Smith Elementary School (SRS) in Buckhead to taste […]

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Tagged - Project Learning Garden
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09.07.2016

Feeding the Future Posted: September 2016 By Laura Turner Seydel / Southern Seasons Magazine We’ve all heard the saying “You are what you eat.” If you eat unhealthy foods, you’ll inevitably […]

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Tagged - Laura Turner Seydel
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09.07.2016

Grantee: Hands of Action Uganda – Kamapala, Eastern Uganda Project Title: Energy-saving stoves & Sustainable Fruit Tree Planting Grant Description: The Hands of Action Uganda project promotes sustainable energy-saving stoves in order to avoid deforestation in […]

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09.07.2016

Grantee: Groundwork San Diego Chollas Creek – San Diego, CA Project Title: EarthLab Investigators Grant Description: EarthLab Investigators is a nature-based STEM program that increases the scientific literacy of southeast San Diego students from Chollas Mead […]

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09.07.2016

Grantee: Wissahickon Charter School (WCS) – Philadelphia, PA Project Title: Pond Restoration at Awbury Arboretum Grant Description: Every year, the mission of the Wissahickon Charter School’s (WCS) 4th graders is to study water systems and watersheds as […]

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09.07.2016

Grantee: Community Christian Alternative (CCA) Academy – Chicago, IL Project Title: Mobile Aquaponics Laboratory (MALP) Grant Description: The Mobile Aquaponics Laboratory Project (MALP) is a moveable aquaponic system capable of monitoring water chemistry through […]

Categorized - News, Success Stories
Tagged - ecoTech Grant
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09.07.2016

Grantee: Appalachian State University – Boone, NC Project Title: EcoSensors for Mountain Classrooms Identifying the Obstacles to Environmental Education: Given the remote, rural location of many schools in Western North Carolina and a […]

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09.07.2016

Grantee: The Center for Children & Young Adults – Marietta, GA Project Title: 2015 Garden Maintenance & Expansion Grant Description: The Center for Children & Young Adults is a shelter home for […]

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09.07.2016

Grantee: Nature Club of the Westmoreland School – Westmoreland, NH Project Title: K-2 Nature Trail and Outdoor Classroom Area Pictured above are before and after photographs of the wooded project area Grant […]

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Tagged - Project Spotlight
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09.07.2016

  We invite you to take part in our efforts to raise environmental awareness at your school. Live Thrive Atlanta’s Center for Hard to Recycle Materials (CHaRM), in collaboration with […]

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Tagged - Plastic, Recycle
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08.22.2016

How ‘Captain Planet’ Turned Kids Green Posted: August 18 By Jake Rossen / Mental Floss Sometime in the late 1980s, Ted Turner came to a conclusion about Scooby-Doo: It didn’t have […]

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Tagged - Pollution