Mini-Grants

Here's how a Mini-Grant works:

( Think of it as an Advanced Independent studies at your school or University )

 1) YOU SELF-SELECT: by contacting us and applying for a Mini-Grant Award. ( see Application Form here below )
     YOU pick a topic or suggest one yourself that resonates with our stated goals, mission and purpose and tell us why you are the person for this job.............................(MORE)

 

 

Earth in Every Classroom, Camp and Place of Worship

Help us get an Earth poster or inflatable globe in every classroom and youth serving organization around the world. The view of earth from space is a great first step towards learning about and appreciating our world. If you are traveling around your community or the planet, bring a poster or globe and make a gift to a youth program in the area. Support materials will be coming soon.           --------------------------------(MORE)

 

Baywood Elementary Sets Up Recycling Program Based on EarthSeeds Curriculum

Last year 16 EarthSeeds 'Crewmembers' from Baywood Elemantary 4th and 5th grade in San Mateo, California helped plan and carry out a recycling program that increased school recycling by 100%. Every classroom is now equipped with several blue bins for easy single-stream recycling of any color of uncoated paper, cans, bottles, and plastics (#1-7) as well as kid-friendly posters that explain the system.This year Crewmembers will take things to the next level by helping 1st grade students and their parents learn how to develop "Trashless Lunch Boxes" designed to reduce trash from the foods children bring to school........................... (MORE)

PIKES PEAK REGION GREEN TEACHER AWARDS: TOP 20 LOCAL AREA TEACHERS TO BE HONORED

OPEN TO ALL TEACHERS IN ALL AGE GROUPS WHOSE "GREEN TEACHING" IS REPUTABLE: GET YOUR SCHOOL'S NOMINATIONS IN BY FRIDAY MAY 2nd to:* crew@earthseeds.net

Teachers! Students! Parents! Do you know a teacher who has made a special effort to be "green" in his/her teaching? It's time to highlight their efforts, accomplishments & projects. It's simple to nominate someone:

Take a look at the flyers! (in PDF format)
Flyer 1 - Flyer 2

Please network this call for nominations around to friends and coworkers as we seek to honor the best "Green & Sustainable Eco-Teachers" in our area. Nominations Due by May 2 & Winners chosen May 14. Selected winners will be Honored at a Dinner Party Sponsored by Global View Foundation & Earn Prizes, Awards & Recognition plus perhaps a VISIT TO YOUR SCHOOL from the Community Sustainability Bus!

* NOTE: We prefer Paperless Zero-Waste E-Mail instead of Fax or Stamped Letters - Thank You!

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Green Eco-Teacher Nomination Form [download]: