sustainability

Student Voice: Student inventors lead the way in UK design competition

Student Voice

Design Ventura invites students ages 13–16 to research, design and create a novel product. Winners have their product manufactured and sold in the museum’s shop. Continue reading

Lesson plan: How animals help us design new inventions to solve environmental problems

Lesson Plan

In this PBS NewsHour lesson plan, students will learn how farm animals are improving energy output on solar farms and design their own device to improve a problem that relies on an eco-friendly solution. Continue reading

Lesson Plan: Hawaii’s fix for food deserts | STEM Student Reporting Labs

Lesson Plan

Hawaii, for all its tropical splendor, is a relative food desert when it comes to native-grown produce. In this PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Labs STEM video “Aquaponics Hawaiian Style” to understand the importance of organic and urban farming in small spacescreate a sustainable agricultural system. Continue reading

STUDENT VOICE: Trump’s cabinet is disaster for climate change fight

Student Voice

A Maryland high school student shares her concerns about climate policy in the upcoming Trump administration. Continue reading

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