Education

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Healthy Climate Communities has been involved in climate education, habitat restoration and teacher development for over 10 years.  We offer many educational opportunities to get involved and learn about what it takes to contribute to a healthy climate and community.  Field trips, school visits, professional development and NGSS curriculum provide a variety of engaging place focused learning opportunities for K-12, and beyond. Come to us or let us come to you!  Either way we look forward to seeing you! All educational opportunities listed below are free to schools and teachers, donations appreciated.

"They loved it! Planting trees is a highlight!"

-  K-6 PUBLIC SCHOOL TEACHER

Field Trips to Hāmākua

Come to us!  Opportunities to learn first hand how to steward native forest and wetland habitat!  We offer opportunities to implement core curriculum through project and place-based learning while investigating our native plants and birds.

Class Visits

Let us come to you!  Schools on Oahu can sign up for engaging climate presentations from our educators.

Curriculum

NGSS Place based curriculum that teaches climate science, climate change and climate resilience. Units for 5th grade, middle school, HS Chemistry and HS Biology.

Professional Development and Workshops

Online for-credit PDe3 courses to enhance your skills in teaching about Climate Science.  We also can work with your school or group to develop a workshop tailored to your educational needs.