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EarthEcho International’s Educator Resources are a collection of videos, lesson plans, and other materials designed to support high-quality classroom experiences. They are unique tools to assist educators as they equip young people to explore and protect their local natural resources. Many of the resources are designed to satisfy Common Core and Next Generation Science Standards. Don’t see what you’re looking for? Email us at education@earthecho.org and we will see what we can do to help you.

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  • The Big CleanUP Webinar with Philippe Cousteau

    Join Discovery Education and EarthEcho International for a free webinar featuring Philippe Cousteau and his distinguished guests. This special event kicks off The Big CleanUP, a summer-long contest where your students will learn how plastic affects our waterways and how they can take action to protect our precious oceans. The Big CleanUp contest, launched by EarthEcho International, TerraCycle and OneWorld One Ocean, challenges students to remove plastic from the waste…

    • Video
    • High School
    • Middle School
    • Waste Stream
    • Service Learning
  • Hidden Water

    Water is "hidden" all around us. Did you know that it "costs" up to 1,800 gallons of water to produce a single pound of beef? What's your water footprint?

    • Video
    • Middle School
    • Energy
    • Water Efficiency
    • Service Learning
  • The Story of Bottled Water

    The Story of Bottled Water, released on March 22, 2010 (World Water Day) employs the Story of Stuff style to tell the story of manufactured demand—how you get Americans to buy more than half a billion bottles of water every week when it already flows from the tap. Over five minutes, the film explores the bottled water industrys attacks on tap water and its use of seductive, environmental-themed advertising to cover up the mountains of plastic waste it produces. The…

    • Video
    • High School
    • Middle School
    • Waste Stream
  • Defend Your Drain Webinar

    Did you realize that everything you send down the drain—including things that you wash off your body or that first pass through your body—can end up back in local waterways, the ocean, and even the water supply? The Defend Your Drain webinar features a panel of experts to explore what is going down our drains, what impact scientists are observing, and how young people can get involved. Hosted by Philippe Cousteau, this webinar was a kickoff to engage students…

    • Video
    • High School
    • Middle School
    • Toxins
    • Service Learning
  • Tapped - Chemicals in the Water

    A bonus clip about the chemicals that run downstream that may eventually appear in your water.

    • Video
    • High School
    • Middle School
    • Toxins