Sources for Educators

7th Generation Advisors' goal is nothing less than sustaining the earth today for seven generations into the future.

The Biomimicry Institute empowers people to create nature-inspired solutions for a healthy planet.

Check out the Children & Nature Network.  It is a great support network for folks who want to work to connect children with nature via their community and family.

Check out the Nature Kids Institute. Empowering Parents, Educators and Organizations to Bring Childhood Back Outside. 

“Children do not get to choose their childhood.

It is up to us to bring childhood back outside!”

-Kenny Ballentine

Pacifica Beach Coalition's mission is to protect and preserve our beaches, ocean, coastal habitat and wildlife. Check out their site for the latest information and lots of ways to jump in and make a difference.

Full of information about how to stop plastic pollution. Plastic Pollution Coalition is a global alliance of individuals, organizations and businesses working together to stop plastic pollution and its toxic impacts on humans, animals, the ocean and the environment. 


As their site says, "We all depend on a healthy San Francisco Bay." Here's what you can do to keep it that way.

This document from Alameda County StopWaste.org makes a great lesson plan that includes an explanation of how plastics are derived from fossil fuels and why recycling lessens the impact on this nonrenewable natural resource. Click here to download the full document.