The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) developed A Student's Guide to Global Climate Change to help provide students (and educators) with clear, accurate information about the causes and effects of climate change—as well as the steps we can all take to help address the problem. The site offers several planned activities, such as Take a Climate Change Expedition, Learn the Impacts, and Calculate Your Emissions. An Educator Resources section includes seven lesson plans tied to A Student’s Guide to Global Climate Change, tipsfor using the website, and links to additional websites and resources.
SageModeler is an intuitive modeling tool being developed at TheConcord Consortium and the CREATE for STEM Institute at Michigan State University for middle school and high school students to build their own models and validate their model design using real-world data.
Operation Outbreak is an innovative platform for STEM education on infectious diseases and outbreak preparedness created by Sarasota Military Academy Prep School and the Sabeti Lab at TheBroad Institute of Harvard and MIT. The platform integrates an academic unit covering relevant science and humanities subjects with a culminating “outbreak simulation” experiential learning activity.
Into the Outdoors (ITO) creates pathways to environmental awareness and outdoor lifestyles to empower the next generation to become sustainable stewards of Planet Earth. Part science lesson and part adventure, this streaming video series uncovers the stories behind sensible solutions to creating a better planet while the youth hosts have some fun along the way.