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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March 17, 2022 Newsletter

Posted by Ten Strands on March 18, 2022

Heather Taylor, the founder of Outside School in Richmond, CA, shares her story with us about inspiring students in the outdoors!

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We’d like your help circulating a call for Letters of Interest (LOI) for a new project we’re working on related to developing K–12 curricular resources focused on climate change and environmental justice. This is a joint project between Ten Strands, the San Mateo County Office of Education, and the California Department of Education. You can […]

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March 3, 2022 Newsletter

Posted by Ten Strands on March 7, 2022

Our partner, The Lawrence Hall of Science, has produced Outdoor Learning Guidance and Outdoor Learning Menus that provide tools and support for implementing outdoor learning.

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Feb. 17, 2022 Newsletter

Posted by Ten Strands on February 21, 2022

We interviewed Earth Force CEO and President Vince Meldrum to discuss putting environmental education into action by challenging students to find climate solutions.

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Feb. 3, 2022 Newsletter

Posted by Ten Strands on February 3, 2022

Outdoor Afro founder and CEO Rue Mapp joined us to discuss making outdoors more accessible by connecting Black families to the experience of nature.

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Jan. 6, 2022 Newsletter

Posted by Ten Strands on January 6, 2022

Chaffey High School junior Alison Walls contributes an important piece about the connection between air quality and quality of life.