Parnters & Orgs

Local Partners & Organizations

HCRSWD shares classroom program opportunities & assistance for schools who want to reduce their landfill footprint by recycling and composting.

Cincy Parks' Explore Nature Program offers Naturalist-led programs for all ages at their nature centers.

Check out their Green Learning Station page to learn more about field trips & other STEM activities.

FORE offers a variety of outdoor, socially distanced programs, as well as virtual programs for students to learn about their watershed, water quality and how their communities are connected to the Ohio River.

HCSWCD offers classroom program opportunities, environmental contests & grant awards with a focus on building healthy soil and water in our watershed.

Rumpke has their own offers an abundance of resources for waste education including classroom resources and tours!

Greater Cincinnati Environmental Educators (GCEE) is an umbrella organization composed of environmental education organizations and parks across the tristate region. Visit their website to browse organizations and opportunities for students in other environmental subjects.

National Organizations & Websites

Launched in 2010, NASA's Climate Kids website tells the story of our changing planet through the eyes of the NASA missions studying Earth. Targeting upper-elementary-aged children, the site is full of games, activities and articles that make climate science accessible and engaging.

NWF has lists of tools and resources educators can use to help students learn about wildlife, wild places, and conservation. They offer lesson plans and webinars, Ranger Rick flagship children's publication, Games, Activities.

Ranger Rick LINK

This website provides K-12 students and educators with access to homework resources, lesson plans and project ideas for learning and teaching about the environment. Environmental education (EE) is a multi-disciplinary approach to learning about environmental issues that enhances knowledge, builds critical thinking skills, and helps students make informed and responsible decisions.