STOCKHOLM — That 17-year-old Greta Thunberg has become the face of action against climate change may have taken the world by surprise, but in Sweden young people have long been the champions of the environment. As Thunberg traveled to the United Nations climate talks in Madrid earlier this month, pupils
In the fight against climate change, the creative spirit of our children is our greatest resource and protects our sacred lands. While parks and recreation departments across the country are primarily known as recreation centers for health, well-being and entertainment, these agencies also play a vital role in protecting natural
TEHRAN – Environmental education has been included in the country’s school curriculum to prepare students for the protection of natural resources and the environment, while it needs to be more effective and acquired at an early age to bring about cognitive changes and student-friendly behaviors, the Mehr news agency reported.
Member’s name and constituency Mr. Louis Ng Kok Kwang, Nee Soon RCMP Question To ask the Minister of Education (a) what are the current efforts to integrate environmental education into our education system; and (b) whether the ministry will consider working with environmental groups to create a standardized environmental education
Say the words “ocean acidification” in mixed company, and you’ll likely get blank stares. Although climate change has steadily risen in the public consciousness, one of its most insidious impacts – mass mortality of marine ecosystems due to carbon dioxide emissions – remains relatively unknown. Go to the website to
Photo courtesy of Plumas County Office of Education Plumas County students study how a drop of water travels from the mountains to the Pacific. Photo courtesy of Plumas County Office of Education Plumas County students study how a drop of water travels from the mountains to the Pacific. As Californians
“It’s really, really important that citizens learn to value their environment and understand the science behind the great ecological dilemmas we all face… All of these aspirations remain ‘a pie in the sky’ unless every student is n have the right to extend their study […] out of the classroom.
No question demonstrates the importance of global competence more than that of the environment; our survival depends on how the world works together to tackle the issues of global warming, food security and water security. As we celebrate National Environmental Education Week, Cleary Vaughan-Lee, Director of Education, Global Oneness Projectshares