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YELC 2014

YELC

Photos from YELC 2014

YELC 2013

YELC

YELC 2013

Archaeology Comes Alive at Edwards AFB

WORKSHOPS

More than 30 educators had the opportunity to learn about archaeology during the EAFB hosted teacher workshop in 2007.

Desert Studies Workshop 2013

WORKSHOPS

The Joshua Tree Desert Studies two-day workshop has been developed to infuse Environmental Education into standards based curriculum by demonstrating to teachers how to utilize concepts like exposition and sense of place to deepen and make richer the content of any lesson.

YELC 2007

YELC

‘Every Drop Counts’
A Day of Learning and of Fun! 4th-6th grade students attended the 2nd annual Youth Environmental Leadership Conference themed ‘Every Drop Counts’ which focused on water conservation.

Illegal Dumping Task Force

CONTESTS

Winners of the AV Illegal Dumping Task Force’s Essay Contest.

Science Fair Winner

CONTESTS

Fifth grader Sarena Khasawneh won the MEEC Science Fair award at her school, George Magnet Elementary for her project ‘Water Absorption in Soil’

Paper or Plastic: There is Another Choice Essay Contest Winners

CONTESTS

Winners of the Mojave Desert & Mountain Recycling’s essay contest ‘Paper or Plastic: There is Another Choice’ were honored at a recent board meeting and given a brief tour of the Recycling Center in Victorville.

‘Build It Enviro Friendly’ Essay Winners

CONTESTS

Students, teachers and their families gathered at Mitsubishi Cement to celebrate winners of the ‘Build It Enviro-Friendly’ essay contest. Mitsubishi Cement Corporation was the sponsor.

Teacher Trio – AIRE Awards

SPECIAL EVENTS

In September ’07, three teachers from the AV were recognized by the AVAQMD for their roles in expanding EE in the Antelope Valley. (Kristy Grubb, EAFB; Mary O’Connell, Lancaster; & Keleen Wrighten, Lancaster)

2007 Teacher & Students of the Year

SPECIAL EVENTS

3 teachers and 4 students throughout the High Desert and Antelope Valley were honored in April, as MEEC’s 2007 Teacher’s & Students of the year for their outstanding commitments and efforts towards promoting EE.

MEEC Participates in Dr. Seuss Day!

SPECIAL EVENTS

MEEC Program Specialist Aaron Walker was invited to be one of the readers for Dr. Seuss Day at Victoria Magathan Elementary School in Adelanto. The selected book was ‘The Lorax.’

MEEC 2008 Teacher / Student of the Year Banquet

SPECIAL EVENTS

MEEC Sponsors, teachers, students and their parents gathered on April 17th at the Spring Valley Lake Country Club to recognize the Teacher of the Year, two Teachers of Excellence and four Students of the Year.

CTAC Tour-2006

EnviroBus Buck Field Trips

Students tour the Edison CTAC center on an EnviroBus Buck Grant to learn about energy conservation.

Hole In The Wall

EnviroBus Buck Field Trips

Students from Needles USD visit the Hole In The Wall, in the Mojave National Preserve.

Juniper Elementary visits Mitsubishi Cement

EnviroBus Buck Field Trips

150 students from Juniper Elementary School toured Mitsubishi Cement as part of the Enviro Bus Bucks Field trip grant.