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Resolutions on a Better Planet

Join Philippe Cousteau Jr., of EarthEcho International, to kick off the New Year with a resolution to protect our Water Planet. Panelists Include: 

  • Scott Ganske, Director of Education, Youth Service America
  • Captain Nancy Caruso, Get Inspired! Inc. 
  • Stacey Rafalowski, Education Manager, EarthEcho International
  • Students from Mr. Doucette's AP Environmental Science Class, Pacifica High School, California
  • Students from Mr. Trogdon's 6th Grade Science Class, Coventry Middle School, Ohio 

 

This Hangout will introdce students to examples of effective partnerships in service learning and explore the many resources available on the EarthEcho and YSA websites. We will be featuring two amazing, classroom service projects and giving tips on how to incorporate helping the planet into your school day. Classrooms can join in and become inspired to take action just in time for MLK Day of Service on January 20, 2013.

This event will also include an opportunity for teachers to apply for grant funding through our partners at Captain Planet Foundation. Grant deadline is February 15th, 2014! Learn more about our Education Small Grants here.