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  • Ready, Set, Goat

    A group of high school students in Colorado are analyzing the environmental impacts of goat browsing as a form of wildfire mitigation.

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    What’s Growing in Your Garden?

    Project Learning Tree schools share lessons teachers learned after starting a class garden.

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    Student-Led Projects Improve the Environment

    Building school gardens, reconstructing running trails, creating maple sugar. Highlights from projects funded by Project Learning Tree’s GreenWorks! grants program.

  • Agent of Change: Accolades for Our PLT State Coordinator

    Ten years ago, my life changed. It happened when I met Pat Maloney, the Project Learning Tree State Coordinator in Maine. Learn about PLT’s national network that provides support to educators who are passionate about incorporating environmental education and outdoor learning into their classrooms.

  • School Garden Teaches Lessons on Composting and Water Conservation

    The sustainable school garden project has yielded a rich harvest of home-grown vegetables, increased knowledge of potential food choices, and experiential learning opportunities.

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    Exploring Forestry as a Career

    A forester explains what the life of a forester actually entails and how she inspires students to explore jobs that will take them outside.

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    ELM: Environmental Learning Multiplied, in Denver

    Multiplication often results in ending up with more than you had at the start. That’s what happened with Environmental Learning Multiplied, or ELM, a program that took place at Sloan’s Lake Park in Denver.

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    Lab Coats Paint a Thousand Words

    Create your own painted lab coats! These powerful visual tools engage students in learning about science and the environment.