October 9, 2017

IMG_1800In preparation for the North Richmond Shoreline Festival at Point Pinole Regional Shoreline, Kennedy interns worked hard to come up with an engaging and educational climate change game that people of all ages could participate in and enjoy.  The interns came up with an idea to create an interactive dart game focusing on the effects of climate change on the frequency and severity of natural...

October 9, 2017
Picture1San Francisco Bay Area engulfed in a cloud of smog.

For the Kennedy EarthTeam interns’ second meeting, they dove right into some pretty serious issues.  The interns focused on the issue of climate change, and spent some time thinking about air quality issues, more specifically.

The day began with an introduction to climate change as the interns watched this concise but thorough 15 minute TEDxTalk....

September 28, 2017

We are excited to announce that for the first time, EarthTeam is at Kennedy, and we couldn’t be more thrilled! The internship program started with a full day of recruitment, lead by Program Manager Jenna Topper, and the Kennedy Campus Coordinator, Joelle Alley.  Enthusiastic science teachers encouraged students to apply, and we ended up with an incredibly competitive pool of applicants.  From this impressive group, 14 passionate interns were chosen to be environmental leaders in their community!

Our Kennedy Team spent its first meeting getting to know each other, taking head shots, and writing...

Earth Team Internships Under Way At John F. Kennedy High School!
March 3, 2017

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This past week, San Lorenzo interns welcomed the amazing Prof. Joe McBride into the classroom as they continued there training and preparation for upcoming Tree Inventory with the Alameda Public Works Agency. Prof. McBride has been teaching Forestry classes for over 40 years at UC Berkeley and just recently retired, but that doesn’t stop him from sharing his excellence and experience with our youth!

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