Author: Ten Strands

About Ten Strands

Ten Strands

Ten Strands' mission is to strengthen the partnerships and strategies that will bring environmental literacy to all of California’s K–12 students. Our vision is a world where everyone understands and experiences the interrelatedness of people and place; where all students have access to high-quality education with an environmental component; and where all people have the knowledge, awareness, and ability to make decisions that promote health and wellbeing for themselves and their communities.

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Ten Strands, California’s leading nonprofit focused on advancing the environmental literacy of K–12 students, has announced the addition of new director of curriculum Roni Jones, who arrives with nearly three decades of success in leading educational systems.  Jones will lead the development of Ten Strands’ new Climate Change and Environmental Justice Program (CCEJP). The project […]

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June 2, 2022 Newsletter

Posted by Ten Strands on June 13, 2022

We spoke with Future Imperfect host Shane Carter who shared her path as an educator and environmental voice as she explores California while interviewing young people, scientists, activists, and people working in state, local, and tribal government.

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Ten Strands stands united in the grief felt around the country following the school shooting on May 24 at Robb Elementary School in Uvalde, Texas. We extend our heartfelt condolences to all those affected by this act of violence and share in the urgency to ensure educational environments safeguard children and inspire physical and mental […]

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May 19, 2022 Newsletter

Posted by Ten Strands on May 24, 2022

We offer five ways to merge your Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage lessons with outdoor learning.

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In celebration of Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month, we have a few ideas about how to marry lessons with environmental learning.  Here are five ways to merge your AAPI Heritage observation with outdoor instruction. Outdoor Reading: AAPI Heritage month offers a wonderful opportunity to delve into great literature on pioneers, history, or haiku. […]

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May 5, 2022 Newsletter

Posted by Ten Strands on May 5, 2022

Author Katie Worth discusses her new book, Miseducation: How Climate Change is Taught in America, during a Q&A.