Eight units of the National Park System are splitting $164,000, made available through the National Park Foundation, for use in developing climate-change programs that teachers may use to develop engaging curriculum for their students on the subject of climate change.
Parks Climate Challenge program encourages the use of national parks as classrooms to educate students about climate change through funding and facilitation, hands-on, science-based field curriculum.
Federal Programs Related to - Education, General/Other
Programs that provide opportunities for people in the community to acquire the knowledge, skills, desirable qualities of behavior and character, wisdom and general competence that will enable them to fully participate in and enjoy the social, political, economic and intellectual life of the community. Home-Based Education; Home Education; Home Schooling
Federal Programs Related to - Youth Development, General/Other
Programs that provide opportunities for children and youth to participate in recreational, cultural, social and civic activities through membership in clubs and other youth groups with a special focus on programs whose purpose is to help youngsters develop their potential and grow into healthy, educated, responsible and productive adults.
The position young people are dealt with can be complex, and yet the entire economic system is still focused for an age that’s almost gone astray. The solution? Promoting social enterprise and getting these young people integrated into work.
National Park Foundation Grants Help Parks Develop Climate-Change Programs For Youth