Leading the Way in Environmental Education

Project Learning Tree (PLT) is an award-winning environmental education program designed for all educators working with students in Pre-K through 12th grade. Since its introduction in the early 1970’s, PLT has been recognized as a leading environmental education program. Through hands-on, interdisciplinary activities, PLT provides students with opportunities to investigate environmental issues and encourages them to make informed, responsible decisions.

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Georgia Project Learning Tree
Georgia Project Learning Tree
#NationalSTEMDay was last week, but we like to celebrate #STEM and #STEAM all year long! Check out this blog post of from the Georgia Forestry Commission on how #forestry relates to STEM and there is even a #PLT activity that you can join along with!
Georgia Project Learning Tree
Georgia Project Learning Tree
Happy #NationalSTEMDay!!

Project Learning Tree offers a variety of hands-on experiences that you can use to engage learners in the areas of #STEM and #STEAM. Take a moment and check out PLT's free STEM Strategies for ideas on how you can incorporate PLT & STEM into your lessons: https://www.plt.org/resources/stem-strategies/

Plus, PLT's "Explore Your Environment: K-8 Activity Guide" has STEM connections incorporated into the guide!

In-Kind Contributions

In-kind includes the following: Travel (hours and mileage) for PLT-related activities (State Steering Committee meetings, STEM night presentations, conference presentations, etc.); Hours spent planning, conducting, and following-up for events; Financial support (using personal funds to purchase materials/supplies, food, etc.) for a meeting, PD event, etc.

What Next…

Whether you are new to PLT or already a trained educator or facilitator, check out our upcoming events and professional development opportunities to see how you can get engaged!