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InTeGrate materials engage students in understanding the earth system as it intertwines with key societal issues. They challenge students to address interdisciplinary problems, engage in geoscientific habits of mind, work with authentic geoscience data and develop system thinking.
Project Drawdown is a climate change mitigation project that provides solutions to global warming in nine sectors: Electricity; Food, Agriculture, and Land Use; Industry; Transportation; Buildings; Health and Education; Land Sinks; Coastal and Ocean Sinks; and Engineered Sinks.
R4R.ca connects teachers to lesson plans, books, videos and other materials that explore the environmental, social and economic dimensions of important issues and events unfolding in our world today.
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Enactus is an experiential learning platform that brings together global business, academic and student leaders to create a better, more sustainable world. View Race for Climate Action and other Enactus Projects
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The Stevens Initiative supports projects across the United States and the Middle East and North Africa.
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STEMconnector is the leading corporation connecting all aspects of the STEM community from K-12 to global corporations. A research-driven professional services organization, STEMconnector provides corporate, postsecondary, K-12, nonprofit, and government members with enterprise-wide support to meaningfully develop, execute, and scale their STEM talent strategies.