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Let Irvine Visit Your Classroom!

November 5, 2012 - Latest, Teacher Support

Long nights and cold days mean Irvine’s Nature in the Classroom outreach season is on its way! We all know that time and funding have large constraints on field trips. Although Irvine would love to see every Baltimore City student visit our center, we understand that sometimes it’s easier if we come to you! Our… Read more »

Looking for an EE Lesson?

September 28, 2012 - Latest, Teacher Support

The National Environmental Education Foundation’s National EE Week website has a great environmental education curricula library. Topics range from air quality, to schoolyard gardens, to recycling. Check it out!  

Looking for a Good Book?

September 7, 2012 - Latest, Teacher Support

The Urban EE Collective has created a selection of readings for members of the Urban EE Collective called the Urban EE Collective Library. I recommend you check out the Urban EE Collective and their Urban EE Collective Library!

Combine Geography and Environmental Science!

August 29, 2012 - Latest, Teacher Support

Check out an awesome tool from The Cornell Lab of Ornithology. YardMap is a citizen science project designed to cultivate a richer understanding of bird habitat, for both professional scientists and people concerned with their local environments. By studying the school grounds students can create a detailed map of all of the school ground features,… Read more »

Urban EE in the Bronx

August 23, 2012 - Latest, Teacher Support

Ever wonder what’s going on in other cities? How are they integrating EE into their curriculum and creating programs that are meaningful to students? Check out the Urban Environmental Education in the Bronx and elsewhere blog to see what teachers and community organizations in the Bronx are doing to help connect students to the environment.