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Greening STEM in Action: Teaneck Creek Conservancy video series
Adapting Greening STEM Projects to Fit Our Current Hybrid Learning Reality
In February 2020, teachers at Benjamin Franklin Middle School (BFMS) in Teaneck, New Jersey, launched a Greening STEM implementation project by holding a multi-grade assembly replete with guest...
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Doctor giving patient a vaccine
Public Health Education in the Era of COVID-19
Dr. Cedrek McFadden talks about COVID-19, the new vaccines, messaging strategies, and how to educate the public on important health issues.
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Brothers bird watching together
STEM Activities to Keep Your Students Engaged This Winter
This winter, with several students and teachers still social distance learning, educators need to find unique ways to keep students engaged in their virtual classes and hybrid learning. We gathered...
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La Niña and El Niño
El Niño and La Niña: What’s the Difference?
You have probably heard the terms El Niño and La Niña before but it can be difficult to know the difference between the two. Get a deeper understanding of how these periodic weather patterns have an...
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Brother and sister playing in the snow outside
How to Safely Celebrate the Holidays Outdoors
Create new memories this holiday season by embracing the physical and mental health benefits of the outdoors. Get outside and create an alternative celebration this year!
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Environmental education quiz
Quiz: How Eco-Literate Are You?
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Videographer filming students at the Teaneck Creek Conservancy
Greening STEM Success Stories You Can Adapt for Use in Your Classroom
Among the many challenges of the COVID-19 pandemic, one of the few bright spots is that Americans have developed an increased appreciation for teachers. As parents and children have adapted to...
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Daughter blowing on a dandelion while her mom watches
Why You Should Take the NEEF eLearning Asthma Course
Did you know that more than 5 million children under age 18 live with asthma ? With widespread community transmission of COVID-19 and this year’s potential influenza (flu) activity, people with...
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Fish swimming in plastic
Rethinking Plastic Packaging
Did you know that 40 percent of all plastic produced is used for disposable packaging, which is the single largest market for plastic materials? In response to growing concern about the plastic waste...
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