[PAST EVENT] Green Ambassadors Institute BIO+DIVERSITY, April 16, 2016

 

APR 16, 2016 // SHOWCASE + CURRICULUM HACK

9AM-3PM

See how teachers and students are using service learning to address environmental justice in their communities. Leverage the knowledge, resources and experience of educators, students, businesses, nonprofits and government as you work together to design activities and curriculum.

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LOCATION

 

ENVIRONMENTAL CHARTER HIGH SCHOOL 16315 GREVILLEA AVE LAWNDALE, CA 90260 DRIVING DIRECTIONS

SCHEDULE

BREAKFAST & REGISTRATION 9:00am KICKOFF 9:45am ENVIRONMENTAL SERVICE LEARNING SHOWCASE 10:45am CHOOSE CURRICULUM HACK TOPICS 11:30am LUNCH 12:00pm CURRICULUM HACK 12:30pm NETWORKING EVENT 3:00pm ~

SHOWCASE PROJECTS INCLUDE [AM]

The Pop-Up Garden // Creating a Field Guide to the Gardena Willows Wetlands // Environmental Charter Compost Police: A Food Waste Detective Series // Environmental Justice for Barrio Logan // El Nino's Effects on Water Quality in the Los Angeles River Watershed // Wise with Our Resources: Diversity in the Food We Eat // Kids Teach the Community about the California Drought // Water Conservation & Drought Awareness through Videography // Loving Accountability Bicycle Tour

CURRICULUM HACK TOPICS INCLUDE [PM]

Watershed Management & Quality // Plastic Ocean Pollution // LA River // Climate Change & The Future of Energy // Air Quality // Public Transportation & Bicycles // Green Buildings // Rethinking Waste & Recycling // Access to Healthy Food // Urban Farming & School Gardens // Nature, Parks & Public Land // Sustainable Urban Development // Building Community, Understanding and Trust


IN PARTNERSHIP WITH

April 16 Summit Partners


Watch Dr. Laura Pulido's keynote talk for a framework of environmental justice education:


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