Counties and cities around the world have started to use composting as a way to recycle organic trash and reduce the amount of landfills and pollution.
World Savvy is an organization that teaches students about what is happening both in their world and in their communities. Check out Kid Reporter, Ana Phelan’s coverage of The World Savvy New York Media and Arts Festival exhibit at the Poet’s Den and Gallery in East Harlem.
Thousands of environmental activists came together outside the White House to protest against the Keystone Pipeline in August and November of 2011.
Check out some ideas for how your classroom and school can run while doing little damage to the environment.