Our Earth’s Water: Stop Littering!

Our Earth’s Water: Stop Littering!

By Fran Agnone, PS 110 Sustainability Coach Where does our drinking water come from? Where does it go when it swirls down the drain or into our street sewers? These were the foundational questions a group of 4th and 5th graders explored in PS 110’s Eco-Schools Green STEM Afterschool Program at PS 110, The Monitor…

Out of The Box Ways to Recycle

Out of The Box Ways to Recycle

We all know that the ultimate goal should be to create as little waste as possible. Sometimes, there are household essentials that will, yes, eventually make it to the garbage. However, many of these items come with recycling options! The more that large companies realize what damage we are doing with our landfills, the more… Read More

Local Hero: Ana Traverso-Krejcarek

Local Hero: Ana Traverso-Krejcarek

    With a background in sociology and urban planning, Ana Traverso-Krejcarek is a strong asset for El Puente’s The Green Light District where she serves as the Environmental Policy Coordinator & Green Jobs Green New York Program Associate. Hailing all the way from Brazil, Ana’s lifework has always been focused on the environment and… Read More

P.S. 31 Water Conservation Heroes

P.S. 31 Water Conservation Heroes

 Authors: Israel Stahl and Kacper Modzelewski (5th graders in Ms. Tapper’s class) Sustainability Coach: Alison Schuettinger The P.S. 31 Green STEM Afterschool club spent the past several weeks learning about water: it’s significance as a natural resource, how we use it, and how we can conserve it in our homes and schools. While implementing the… Read More