Sustainable Classrooms

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The Sustainable Classrooms program trains formal and informal educators on incorporating sustainable living education into their work for professional development credit. Sustainable Classrooms offers year-round STEAM-focused trainings for educators in K-12 public and charter schools, private schools, homeschool networks, and informal education organizations in Middle Tennessee. Topics include:

  • Energy and water conservation
  • Food waste prevention
  • Solid waste and litter management
  • Transportation and the built environment
  • Air quality

Sample Curriculum & Home Investigations

Below are samples of the pilot edition of the Sustainable Classrooms Curriculum and student Home Investigations. Participants in the training receive the full curriculum and all materials.