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  • A message from Philippe Cousteau Jr.

    Thirteen years ago my mother, sister, and I founded EarthEcho International guided by my father’s belief in “a world where every single child can breathe fresh air, drink clean water, and walk on green grass under a blue sky.” While, over the years, EarthEcho’s programs have evolved, the core belief has persisted – young people are the only true agents of positive change related to our environmental challenges anywhere in the world. We see…

  • EarthEcho Expeditions: PlasticSeas Recap

    EarthEcho Expeditions: PlasticSeas took place in Melbourne, Australia, October 1-5, 2018 thanks to the support of the presenting sponsor the Northrop Grumman Foundation. For our first international Expedition, the EarthEcho team took great pride in recruiting 25 middle-grade teachers ("Expedition Fellows") from Melbourne and surrounding areas. Melbourne is the fastest growing city, as well as, the capital of Victoria. The EarthEcho team chose Melbourne as a city by the…

  • EARTHECHO INTERNATIONAL INSPIRES YOUNG WOMEN TO PURSUE STEM FIELDS

    RENOWNED EXPLORER AND ACTIVIST PHILIPPE COUSTEAU’S EARTHECHO INTERNATIONAL INSPIRES YOUNG WOMEN TO PURSUE STEM FIELDS New program will create a pipeline of future scientists to tackle big environmental challenges Washington, DC (October 30, 2018) –EarthEcho International is launching a new program to connect female professionals in STEM (science, engineering, math and technology) fields with girls across the United States.  STEMExplore is a series of…

  • EarthEcho Expeditions: PlasticSeas is underway

    Northrop Grumman Foundation and Philippe Cousteau Jr.’s EarthEcho International Bring Real World Science and Exploration to the Classroom with EarthEcho Expedition: PlasticSeas in Australia 25 Australian teachers are exploring the impact of plastics in Port Phillip Bay and the ocean MELBOURNE, Australia – Oct. 6, 2018 –The Northrop Grumman Foundation and leading environmental education and youth leadership nonprofit EarthEcho International are…

  • Virtual Field Trip: Aquaponics 101

    About     Panelists      Classroom Resources     Science Standards     Watch/Questions Join EarthEcho International, 2017 EarthEcho Expeditions Fellow, Jim Trogdon, and Paul Brentlinger, CEO of CropKing Inc. as we learn all about aquaponics. We will review the history of aquaponics, explore how students can build an affordable system for your classroom, and discuss why aquaponics is so important for water…