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July 1, 2015 - Urban Education

This fall 2015, Irvine will begin a 2-year partnership with Hamilton Elementary/Middle School in northeast Baltimore.

During this period, Irvine will instruct and guide both students and teachers with the goal of increasing environmental literacy and awareness. Specifically Irvine will:

  • Provide biweekly instruction for all grade levels involving hands-on experiments, outdoor exploration and cross curricular activities.
  • Teach professional development courses and workshops for teachers
  • Assist Hamilton in becoming a certified Green School by the Maryland Association for Environmental and Outdoor Education (MAEOE)
  • Oversee the school’s Green Club and provide guidance with best management projects on their schoolyard.
  • Offer camping opportunities at Irvine for the school’s Green Club

This exciting partnership will maximize environmental education at the school and help meet instructional guidelines with a curriculum that supports STEM requirements as well as local, state and national standards.

Welcome to Growing Green Leaders, Hamilton!