2016-2017 World of 7 Billion Student Video Contest!
This year’s challenge:
Students will create a short video (up to 60 seconds) about human population growth that highlights one of the following global challenges:
*All videos must include a) how population growth impacts the issue, and b) at least one idea for more...
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What is the best way to gear up for Zero Waste Week? Have your students participate in Skip Your Plastic Straw Day!
Do without a plastic straw on February 24th, 2017!
Students for Zero Waste Week is quickly approaching!
Take the challenge and register your class for this fantastic opportunity to focus on reducing daily waste within your school. Your school can choose to participate in one of the following weeks:
March 20th - April 21st
Please click on the following link to find out more...
WITNESSING CHANGE VIDEO COMPETITION
The 2016/2017 Witnessing Change Video Competition asks high school students to make 2-3 minute documentaries on the personal costs of climate change experienced by members of their own communities.
The Climate Cost Project and several partner universities and media organizations will promote the winning videos as educational and communication.
Salmon in the Classroom is an incredible opportunity to provide a unique, hands-on learning experience for your students. the DEADLINE to apply April 15th, 2017. Please go to the link below to find more information about Salmon in the Classroom and how to apply:
The Lake Huron Place-Based Education Summer Teacher Institute is designed so teachers:
Make connections to the Great Lakes through Great Lakes Literacy
Address and improve their understanding of Michigan’s education expectations through quality hands—on projects
Meet the needs of the community and strengthen partnerships between schools and their community
This year, the Institute will again bring 20 more...