Youth Resource Library
The H-E-B/Central Market Youth Resource Library is an online listing of ready-made youth programs, lesson plans and templates available to replicate and implement in your community.
Texas Children in Natureis network of organizations and individuals who want to reconnect children and families with nature for a healthier, happier and smarter Texas! Nature Rocks is one way they connect families with partners that offer access to nature, educational programs or healthy events.
The CPF Institute supports educators and increases their capacity to involve students in investigating natural phenomena, solving problems, and making a difference.
This program educates students about energy efficiency through project-based curriculum, saving energy in schools and building pathways to green jobs.
The Center for Green Schools works with school decision makers, community volunteers, and leaders to drive progress.
This program provides educators with lesson plans on climate change to educate students about sustainability.
An educational program that empowers students and teachers to help the environment.
A youth service program to foster respect and compassion for all living things, beliefs, and cultures.
Lesson plans to help teachers inform students on how they can do their part to “Take Care of Texas.”
“Info Sheets and website links for waste-related topics such as “Anatomy of a Landfill” and “Waste-to-Energy.”
Information on a range of environmental topics, as well as the environmental laws and regulations.
A nationwide program for schools and students that helps make recycling easy, fun, and rewarding.
A program that rewards recycling and sustainability education, as well as providing feedback on personal habits.
A green schools program combining effective green management of school grounds, facilities and curriculum.
A program to inspire schools and education institutions to reduce environmental impact and teach sustainability practices.
REAL School Gardens boosts academics with experiential outdoor lessons and giving back to communities.
The SFC cultivates a healthy community by strengthening the local food system and improving access to nutritious, affordable food.
TDA’s statewide Farm to School initiative provides Texas schools with helpful resources for building relationships with local farms.
Nature filled school grounds where children and families play and learn outdoors enhance community health
Inspire students to take responsibility for improving the environment at their school, home and in their community.
Green Apple Day of Service is a unique moment to join schools across the world to celebrate the central role that schools playin preparing the next generation of leaders in sustainability. A school’s event is an opportunity to give students hands-on experience with sustainability, strengthening civic leadership, environmental literacy, and project management skills.
A network of organizations and individuals who want to reconnect children and families with nature for a healthier, happier and smarter Texas!