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March 12, 2018

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At the end of February, our intern team from San Lorenzo High got up early on a Saturday to present at the 2018 Youth for the Environment and Sustainability (YES) Conference at Laney College in Oakland. The YES Conference is put on annually by Spare the Air with sponsorship from the Bay Area Air Quality Management District and the Metropolitan Transportation Commission. At this event, students, teachers, and youth leaders from the Bay Area come together to discuss transportation, climate change, and air quality. At this year’s conference, there were youth from all...

March 10, 2018

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Changing the After School Experience

In December 2017, the National Science Foundation awarded Earth Team a 1.3m grant award for the ECLIPSE Project (Exploring Careers and Learning Informally to Promote STEM Exploration).

Earth Team will work with educational research firm WestEd (research)  and UC Berkeley College and Career Academies Support Network (training) between 2018 and 2021 to implement the different project components.

The main objective of ECLIPSE is to build capacity for engagement of diverse student populations in the environmental sciences and earth system sciences and to evaluate GLOBE’s impacts on student attitudes...

March 9, 2018

                   

In celebration of International Women’s Day on March 8th, some of our brilliant leading ladies from Skyline Earth Team took time to reflect on what Earth Team has meant to them this year.  This is what they had to say!

Hands on STEM learning at Earth Team isn’t just science experiments!

“It’s about making you think outside the box. We did things like write surveys, and come up with games and activities.  we

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March 9, 2018

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Earth Team is not just committed to its environmental projects, but also to developing the next generation of green leaders.  Be it through the implementation of service learning projects that give inters the hard skills they need to succeed, public speaking and community engagement opportunities that provide interns with the soft skills they need to succeed, or actually presenting them with opportunities after Earth Team that gives the chance to succeed.

On March 6, 2018, Daryl Lambert, from Rising Sun, joined Earth Team to present to the group about an upcoming...

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