8 Salesian centers to participate in environmental education, reaching more than 5,000 young people ARGENTINA (MissionNewswire) Don Bosco Jugendhilfe Weltweit, the Swiss Salesian Missionary Office, supported an environmental education project for young people. The project, which will be implemented in eight Salesian centers in southern Argentina between 2022 and 2024,Read More →

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) announced that $900,000 in grants are available for environmental education projects. According to a DEP release, environmental education grants are available for schools, colleges, community and environmental nonprofit organizations, county conservation districts and businesses. “This grant supports environmental education projects that engage teachers,Read More →

BERNARDS TWP. – Somerset County Park Commission’s Environmental Education Center (EEC) in Basking Ridge is designed to make nature learning engaging for children inside and outside the classroom with naturalists professionals who present science topics using a hands-on approach. Topics range from discovering and identifying animal tracks to discussing theRead More →

Published on August 06, 2022 at 10:48 am The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection announced today that $900,000 in grants are available for environmental education projects. Environmental education grants are available for schools, colleges, community and environmental nonprofit organizations, county conservation districts, and businesses. “This grant supports environmental education projectsRead More →

HARRISBURG, Pa. (WTAJ) — Nearly one million environmental education grants are available for schools, colleges, nonprofits, county conservation districts and businesses. “These grants support environmental education projects that engage teachers, youth and residents in actions that help protect Pennsylvania’s abundant natural resources and preserve its beauty,” said the Acting SecretaryRead More →

SMITHFIELD, Virginia., August 2, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Smithfield Foods, Inc. today proudly announced its donation of $30,000 in scholarship funds to support the 2022 National Conservation Foundation (NCF)-Envirothon competition. The international competition features high school students competing in teams to demonstrate their environmental knowledge and problem-solving skills. from Smithfield donationRead More →

Maryland DNR picture ANNAPOLIS, Md. – The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced $128,000 in awards for student and youth outdoor science and watershed education in the state. The following schools and nonprofits will receive funding in fiscal year 2023. Adkins Arboretum, ShoreRivers, and Caroline County Public Schools willRead More →

MNR provides outdoor environmental education grants for watershed studies July 28, 2022 Funding supports projects promoting science and stewardship Maryland DNR picture The Maryland Department of Natural Resources (DNR) announced $128,000 in awards for student and youth outdoor science and watershed education in the state. The following schools and nonprofitsRead More →

By Gabriel Digue In In support of the tree planting exercise, the Acting Vice Chancellor of Lagos State University of Education (LASUED), Prof. Bidemi Lafiaji-Okuneye called on Nigerians to teach children and young adults the importance of environmental education. She made the impassioned plea at the annual tree-planting event, theRead More →

SUMMIT-TRIBUNE STAFF After more than four years of planning and fundraising, construction of the new Winnebago County Conservation Council Environmental Education Center will soon begin. The WCCB held its second bid on June 14, approved Kingland Construction Services’ bid at its June board meeting, and signed the final tender contractRead More →

Using virtual reality, students can experience environmental processes that would otherwise be invisible to them This article by Micheal Jerowsky, University of British Columbia and Ann Borda, University of Melbourne, originally appeared on Conversation and is republished here with permission. The use of virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR)Read More →

Do you understand ? | Universities must incorporate environmental courses into their curricula By Sangeet Anand 22 hours ago The statue of Benjamin Franklin outside College Hall on September 14, 2019. Credit: Kelly Chen Penn’s four undergraduate schools offer programs to enhance student learning in all subject areas. These generalRead More →

Breadcrumb Links PMN Policy PMN News Author of the article: Content of the article THE CONVERSATION This article originally appeared on The Conversation, an independent, nonprofit source of news, analysis and commentary from academic experts. Disclosure information is available on the original site. —— Authors: Micheal Jerowsky, PhD Candidate, DepartmentRead More →

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew underlined the need for an intense struggle for the protection of nature, ecological awareness and the education of society during the inauguration ceremony of the School of Environmental Education at the Recycling Center of Ioannina. The School of Environmental Education has been honored with the name “EcumenicalRead More →

FORT LAUDERDALE, Florida., June 30, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Community Foundation of Broward today announced a combination of $600,000 in new grants focused on environmental education and sustainability in Broward County. Recipients include several of the region’s leading environmental organizations, which will use grant money to improve environmental conditions while educatingRead More →

ALIGARH: Environmental experts and academicians discussed different aspects of environmental education and stressed the need to develop students’ awareness of different ways and means of conservation to protect the earth from degradation during a seminar national online “Environmental Education” organized by Department of Education, Aligarh Muslim University to mark WorldRead More →

Westminster College’s Center for the Environment will be offering a series of outdoor educational events this summer for community members, children and families. The center kicks off its summer educational programming with “Reducing Stress and Improving Focus with Nature Therapy” from 6-8 p.m. June 29 at the College Field Station,Read More →

NEW WILMINGTON, Pa. — Westminster College’s Center for the Environment (CFE) will be offering a series of outdoor educational events this summer for community members, children and families. CFE kicks off its summer educational programming with “Reducing Stress and Improving Focus with Nature Therapy” from 6-8 p.m., Wednesday, June 29,Read More →

AUSTIN, Texas–(BUSINESS WIRE)–NI (NASDAQ: NATI) today announced grants totaling $125,000 to six local nonprofit organizations that enable STEM education to reach students in underserved communities. The grants are for one year and are part of NI’s Business Impact Program which includes a community support component. Last year, NI committed $3.4Read More →

CROSSLAKE – Ella Hautala and Kara Nelson, grade seven students at Crosslake Community School, had two choices for their environmental civic project: write a letter to the editor or perform an act of environmental stewardship. “It seemed a lot more fun than writing,” Nelson said. So the girls did whatRead More →

The Hamilton Conservation Authority is currently offering a full-time opportunity for the following position: Outdoor Education and Environmental Programs Specialist Summary of work The Outdoor Environmental Education Specialist is the lead staff member of the Hamilton Conservation Authority’s (HCA) Outdoor Environmental Education Team. Reporting to the Director of Human ResourcesRead More →

The United Nations Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Nigeria, Mr. Matthias Schmale, has called for adequate investment in environmental education for children to support the fight against climate change. Schmale said so in his speech at the inauguration of the United Nations Climate Action Superheroes, in commemoration of World EnvironmentRead More →

The ɅLMɅ solar power plant is part of the “Academic Collaboration and Technical Assistance Framework Agreement” signed between GWE and UP whereby GWE will provide UP funding to support the continued development of from Panama renewable energy sector, including scholarships, research and development programs, training, internships, laboratory equipment, etc. OnceRead More →

Williamsport, Pennsylvania — The Waterdale Environmental Education Center (WEEC) in Williamsport has received a community investment that promises to expand the center’s educational and outreach programs. As part of his efforts to oversee the center, Lycoming College received a $4,500 donation from C&N. The project is a joint effort betweenRead More →

STPUD teaches students about watersheds and pollutants.Supplied/APTR SOUTH LAKE TAHOE, Calif. — Volunteer educators from the South Tahoe Environmental Education Coalition last week brought third- and fourth-grade students from four different Tahoe elementary schools to the Tallac Historic Site to engage them in environmental education based on the venue. StudentsRead More →

May 27, 2022 TRENTON, N.J. – The Assembly on Thursday passed Assemblyman Ron Dancer’s bill that appoints new leadership for the nation’s oldest and largest environmental education academic institution. Friends of the New Jersey School of Conservation are appointed principal under Dancer’s Legislation (A3149), taking the reins from Montclair StateRead More →

See full picture Students gather on the beach after their nature journaling period Provided/ TRPA See full picture STPUD teaches students about watersheds and pollutants Supplied/ TRPA See full picture The Sierra Nevada Alliance teaches students how to identify native plants of the Sierra Fourni/ Sierra Nevada Alliance See fullRead More →

The Citizen Opportunities for Accessing Science Training on the Sound (COASTS) program will train nearly two dozen local community members to become citizen scientists, furthering education and marine management in Long Island Sound. May 20, 2022 By Renee Chmiel, Office of Marketing and Communications University of New Haven students atRead More →

SAN FRANCISCO, May 18, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — living sequoia proudly presents “Legacy Talks” on environmental sustainability, a three-part webinar series kicking off Wednesday, June 1st at 2 p.m.. Each session will focus on creating lasting and achievable solutions, with the goal of informing, educating and advocating for healthier living. “TogetherRead More →

Education and human resource development leaders and experts from 21 APEC member economies are pushing for more coordinated digital and environmental training and education across the region to prepare people, especially young people, for jobs of tomorrow. Employment in the service sector, industry (including manufacturing and construction) as well asRead More →

Wirraminna, the book, celebrates the story of how a group of community-minded volunteers from a small rural New South Wales town turned a neglected dam into an award-winning bush reserve. Key points: Wirraminna is an award-winning environmental education center open to the public The four-hectare site includes a dam, wetlandsRead More →

Educators were invited to the CEU Environmental Workshop by the Lafayette County Soil and Water Conservation District. There will be a teacher’s workshop in Lafayette County this summer for teachers to learn about “The ABCs of Environmental Education.” The workshop is looking for K-12 teachers who would like to learnRead More →

The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection announced that a total of $632,897 in environmental grant funds have been awarded to 63 projects statewide, 50 of which engage youth and adults living and/or working in areas of environmental justice. Grants have been awarded to schools, institutions, conservation districts, and environmental andRead More →

Educators, nonprofits highlight successes, raise awareness of challenges Colorado Department of Transportation assistant superintendent of maintenance John Palmer, right, and CDOT survey coordinator Dave Seiler pick up trash on U.S. Highway 550 just north of Durango on Tuesday. A crew of about 15 CDOT employees cleaned up a 2-mile stretchRead More →

Easter Arts and Crafts at the Botanical Garden. CHILDREN hopped into the Botanical Gardens to participate in Easter-inspired arts and crafts activities during a fun guided workshop on April 9. The event was a fundraiser for the Environmental Education Garden project – a collaboration between the Botanical Gardens and ProsperRead More →

In honor of Earth Day 2022, Inland Empire Community Foundation (IECF) and Amazon have partnered to award $100,000 to enterprising local groups with programs supporting environmental education in Riverside and San Bernardino counties. IECF Environmental Micro-Grants Program, with rewards ranging from $7,500 to $10,000, was made possible with funding fromRead More →

Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced that a total of $632,897 in environmental grant funds has been awarded to 63 projects, 50 of which engage youth and adults living or working in areas of environmental justice. Grants have been awarded to schools, institutions, conservationRead More →

Norristown, Pennsylvania – The Pennsylvania Department of Environmental Protection (DEP) today announced that a total of $632,897 in environmental grants has been awarded to 63 projects, 50 of which engage youth and adults living and/or working in areas of environmental justice. Grants have been awarded to schools, institutions, conservationRead More →

Environmental and climate change education program completed The curriculum for the environmental and climate change education course, which will be taught on an optional basis in secondary schools from next year, has been completed by the Ministry of National Education. The name of the environmental education course applied in primaryRead More →

Residence >> Climate change Following last Wednesday’s first webinar in the series of environmental education activities organized by CultureMedia Service Inc (CMSI) for the Global Environment Facility Small Grants Program (GEF SGP)-Dominica, the two organizations are collaborating further to bring the second in the series, targeting the media and majorRead More →

Published 11 hours ago Proposed by duke energy 12 organizations from southwestern Ohio to northern Kentucky received $150,000 in grants. The funding supports programs focused on closing achievement gaps while advancing energy, engineering, and environmental education. Grants a portion of Duke Energy’s multi-million dollar annual philanthropic investments in local initiatives.Read More →

The environmental practices children adopt, the environmentally friendly decisions they witness, and the time they spend learning to love and appreciate the outdoors will shape their future. Air and water pollution, global warming, smog, rising sea levels, melting glaciers and deforestation are some of the environmental concerns facing humanity today.Read More →

A Santa Barbara County nonprofit environmental association tackles air pollution and environmental justice issues in North County farming communities. The Community Environmental Council (CEC) recently received a $300,000 grant to monitor and share findings on air pollution, wildfire smoke, and pesticide exposure at the neighborhood level in Guadalupe and throughoutRead More →

Reading, Pennsylvania – Education Secretary Dr. Noe Ortega visited the Reading School District today to highlight the district’s efforts in environmental education programs and to advocate for increased investment in the education of Kindergarten to Grade 12 across the Commonwealth. “With Earth Day fast approaching, there has never been aRead More →

Olympus, one of the largest dairy producers in Romania, and the Nature Talks association, launch the environmental education project “Jobs of the future – nature seeks your help”, through which 1,500 students from Bucharest will learn through play the importance of addressing responsible behavior and the effects of recycling onRead More →

The Department of Conservation and Natural Resources announced on Friday the appointment of Gavin Smith as park superintendent of the Kings Gap Environmental Education Center in Cumberland County. “Gavin’s experience and personality will be a wonderful addition to Kings Gap and the South Mountain community,” DCNR Secretary Cindy Adams DunnRead More →

Posted on Friday, April 1, 2022 at 9:48 a.m. Join 100,000 AFP followers on Facebook Buy an AFP subscription Subscribe to AFP podcasts on Apple Podcasts, Spotify and Pandora News, press releases, letters to the editor: augustafreepress2@gmail.com Advertising inquiries: freepress@ntelos.net A local Envirothon team tested their knowledge of soil textureRead More →

Greenpoint Library and Environmental Education Center / Marble Fairbanks Architects © Michael Moran/OTTO + 21 To share To share Facebook Twitter pinterest WhatsApp Mail Or https://www.archdaily.com/979294/greenpoint-library-and-environmental-education-center-marble-fairbanks-architects Region Area of ​​this architecture project Region : 15256 ft² Year Year of realization of this architectural project Year: 2020 Photographs Manufacturers Marks withRead More →

Mass communications specialist and filmmaker Alexis Yahre premiered his award-winning film “Nature’s Secrets: Florida State Parks” at the Gasparilla International Film Festival on March 13. SPECIAL AT THE ORACLE Driven to raise awareness about environmental conservation in Florida’s state parks, mass communications specialist and filmmaker Alexis Yahre knew she wantedRead More →

See full picture Fifth grade classes at Bijou Elementary School prepare to take the tram to the top of Heavenly. Photo credit: TRPA See full picture The Tahoe Institute for Natural Science teaches students about winter adaptations of animals. Photo credit: TRPA. See full picture John Littleton, Sierra Avalanche Center,Read More →

AskHRgreen.org, a Hampton Roads environmental education initiative, recently honored 10 area teachers with Green Star awards to commemorate the organization’s 10th anniversary. Among those recognized is Pamela Hall, a science, technology, engineering and math teacher at Carrollton Elementary School. Each teacher will receive a monetary prize of $1,000 to beRead More →

The Nigeria Conservation Foundation (NCF) has started involving schools across the country in art and essay competitions to promote environmental education. The Lekki Conservation Centre, headquarters of the NCF in Lagos Mr. Oladapo Soneye, Head of Communications, NGF revealed this in a statement made available to EnviroNews in Lagos. SoneyeRead More →

Williamsport, Pennsylvania — Students can take environmental education classes while experiencing the environment firsthand through the Floating Classroom Series hosted by the Middle Susquehanna River Association. Classes will be held on the Hiawatha Riverboat and will feature guest speakers on the theme of the Susquehanna River. The first four ofRead More →

12 organizations from southwestern Ohio to northern Kentucky received $150,000 in grants. The funding supports programs focused on closing achievement gaps while advancing energy, engineering, and environmental education. Grants a portion of Duke Energy’s multi-million dollar annual philanthropic investments in local initiatives.Read More →

More than 170 schools bordering Kenya’s major water towers have adopted a bespoke curriculum that integrates conservation into the regular curriculum. The move aims to preserve the water towers. Schools bordering Mau Eburu, South West Mau Forest, Aberdares and Mount Kenya Forests incorporate the pioneering curriculum which covers soil conservation,Read More →

(File photo) MANILA – UniTeam senatorial candidate Harry Roque would push for environmental education for kindergarten through elementary school students to develop a sense of environmental responsibility. Roque said students need to be knowledgeable about the major environmental issues facing the world so they can develop critical and creative thinking.Read More →

By ROB SMITH/ecoRI News Team PROVIDENCE — A bill that would introduce climate change education resources into Rhode Island classrooms is being met with support, though critics say it would overburden already stressed teachers. Representative Terri Cortvriend, D-Portsmouth, and Senator Valerie Lawson, D-East Providence, introduced the Climate Literacy Act (H7275/S2039)Read More →

The Hanover–Caroline Soil and Water Conservation District recently named Robin Didlake as District Environmental Education Teacher of the Year. The agency is thrilled to announce that she has also been selected as one of two Environmental Education Teachers of the Year for Virginia. Didlake has been a teacher in VirginiaRead More →

To share Tweeter To share To share E-mail OUR GRANT OPPORTUNITIES: Youth Today’s grant listings are carefully curated for our subscribers working in youth-related industries. Subscribers will find local, state, regional and national grant opportunities. THE PURPOSE OF THIS GRANT: Environmental Education, Youth in the Wild, School, OST, K-8, OregoRead More →

With an increasing emphasis on environmental protection and activism, the Richmond School District recently introduced its new five-year sustainability and climate action plan. In the end, the objective is simple: “We want to make waste socially unacceptable in the neighborhood,” explains Jonathan Ho, responsible for energy and sustainable development inRead More →

KARACHI: WWF-Pakistan has signed a memorandum of understanding with Novumpack for corporate sustainability and is collaborating in environmental education campaigns, WWF-Pakistan announced on Wednesday. As the largest non-profit organization working in environmental and nature conservation in Pakistan, WWF-Pakistan strives to stop the degradation of the planet’s natural environment and buildRead More →

The past 18 months have been filled with hopes, dreams and challenges, heavily impacted by the historic viral pandemic. It became evident during this time, perhaps more than ever before, that people regard parks and natural areas as essential to their lives. People have shown a new appreciation for natureRead More →

SUMMIT-TRIBUNE STAFF It started with an email and ended with a generous donation of over $30,000 to the Friends of Winnebago County Conservation Foundation. Ultimately, the donation will be used by the Foundation to facilitate construction of the future Winnebago County Environmental Education Center, north of Leland. On October 24,Read More →

RICHMOND, Va., January 25, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — The Dominion Energy Charitable Foundation recently awarded $1.5 million in environmental stewardship grants to support 115 community organizations in 10 states that work to create a cleaner, greener world and teach citizens young and old how to take better care of the outdoors.Read More →