We share the full story on how the Climate Change and Environmental Justice Program has gotten underway!
Launching Ten Strands’ Climate Change and Environmental Justice Program for StudentsPosted by Roni Jones on October 20, 2022
Earlier this summer, Ten Strands convened the community- and student-centered organizations selected to create curricular resources that will help teachers increase their students’ understanding of climate change and environmental justice, leading to impactful action in their communities as part of the Climate Change and Environmental Justice Program (CCEJP). The units will be designed to provide […]
Ten Strands is excited to announce the selection of seven diverse organizations that will spearhead the development of community-centered and culturally-responsive climate change and environmental justice K–12 curriculum units across California.
Oct. 6, 2022 NewsletterPosted by Ten Strands on October 7, 2022
Learn about the creation of the new Presidio Tunnel Tops in San Francisco, and read our new staff member’s Statement of Purpose.
Building Community at Presidio Tunnel TopsPosted by Christy Rocca on October 6, 2022
The Presidio of San Francisco, which serves the community with outdoor experiences and acts as a hub for the Golden Gate National Recreation Area, was given a golden opportunity: a necessary highway redesign resulted in a chance to add 14 new acres of parkland with visitor amenities on top of the highway tunnels. Committed donors […]
Statement of Purpose: Collaborating to Support Teachers and StudentsPosted by Jeffrey Dowling on October 6, 2022
In my first year of teaching I worked at a small public school in the Oakland Unified School District. The school included both middle and high school and in that first year I taught middle school physical science, high school chemistry, and an advisory class. I had done my student teaching in the San Francisco […]
Dr. Kelley Lê Named Executive Director of Environmental and Climate Change Literacy Projects (ECCLPs)Posted by Ten Strands on September 29, 2022
Ten Strands and the University of California, Irvine (UCI) School of Education are excited to announce Dr. Kelley Lê as the inaugural executive director of the Environmental and Climate Change Literacy Projects (ECCLPs) at UCI, furthering its mission to ensure all California public school students are prepared to address the environmental challenges and inequities associated with the worsening climate change.
Sept. 22, 2022 NewsletterPosted by Ten Strands on September 22, 2022
We detail the ECCLPs (re)launch event where approximately 400 climate activists gathered on September 15.