11 Apr '12, 2pm

Environmental Education Week is coming. What can you do? Learn something, to start

Environmental Education Week is coming. What can you do? Learn something, to start

Students from Eldridge Elementary School in Hayward, Calif. learn about organics waste reycling at a Waste Management 'Big Green Bus' event in August, 2011. Photo: Waste Management A Special Guest Post from Waste Management’s Wes Muir Many of you readers know that Earth Day is coming April 22, but did you know that National Environmental Education Week is coming up the week before – April 15-21? National Environmental Education Week aims to inspire teachers, students and parents to incorporate environmental learning into every-day education. The Week’s theme for 2012 is “Greening STEM: The Environment as Inspiration for 21st Century Learning.” ‘STEM’ stands for Science, Technology, Engineering and Math, four areas of focus nationally recognized as the keys to developing today’s students into the inventors and pioneers of the future. EE Week will add a green twist to these ...

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earth911.com 16 Apr '12, 3am

The first national Earth Day was held on April 22, 1970. An estimated one in 10 Americans participated, drawing attention ...

@Assardx Here are a few continuing ed solutions for you

@Assardx Here are a few continuing ed solutions...

greensource.construction.com 16 Apr '12, 12am

Best Green Projects: Case Studies in Sustainable Design Success COMPLIMENTARY WEBINAR Topics : material and technology cho...

My week in photos! It was a good one :D

My week in photos! It was a good one :D

michellephan.com 13 Apr '12, 5pm

I love the make up shot (4th down), so pretty! :) I had my mum and her boyfriend down visiting - not seen her for 6 months...

This week in the world of golf . . .: Around th...

golfweek.com 11 Apr '12, 2pm

Snedeker won a playoff at Torrey Pines in January for his third PGA Tour title. ... The top-ranked Donald is coming off a ...

Stop and smell the flowers. We've got a gorgeou...

blog.nature.org 13 Apr '12, 1pm

This bright and cheerful photo of wild lupins in New Zealand was an easy pick for Nature Photo of the Week. But taking the...

Have the perfect training week--here's how: #ru...

runnersworld.com 09 Apr '12, 1pm

? You'll probably run the way you feel, that is, as far and as fast (or slow) as the spirit moves you, or time allows. And...

Events For The Week - 7-14 Apr

sgentrepreneurs.com 09 Apr '12, 4am

For a one-stop to all events related to or concerning entrepreneurship, certain industry-meets-business forums and seminar...

Diving deep: Susan Shaw, ocean crusader and environmental health pioneer

Diving deep: Susan Shaw, ocean crusader and env...

grist.org 08 Apr '12, 11am

In 1983, with the encouragement and support of iconic landscape photographer Ansel Adams, Susan Shaw wrote Overexposure , ...

Croatia: Destination of the week

Croatia: Destination of the week

mnn.com 11 Apr '12, 10pm

People traveling around the popular Adriatic Coast can use the national Jadrolinija ferry service. Ferries run between maj...

A week's worth of tweets, April 9-15, 2012: @xtgolf

A week's worth of tweets, April 9-15, 2012: @xt...

pga.com 16 Apr '12, 5pm

Many prominent golf companies, players and PGA instructors regularly take to Twitter to talk about their equipment and oth...

Vancouver ECO Fashion Week!

Vancouver ECO Fashion Week!

ecofashionworld.com 09 Apr '12, 7pm

Be sure not to miss the opening runway show dedicated to vintage fashion, presented by Value Village and styled by eco fas...

Travel pictures of the week are in!

Travel pictures of the week are in!

cntraveller.com 13 Apr '12, 12pm

In China's western province of Sichuan, the new Labajin Bridge is one of the 10 largest viaducts in the world, 600 feet hi...

Iowa City promotes environmental education in l...

itsgettinghotinhere.org 16 Apr '12, 3am

Dwight was joined by others including New Pioneer Co-op Outreach and Education coordinator Scott Koepke, Iowa City recycli...