Tier II: Taking a Deeper Dive into EfS

Designed to reinvigorate existing sustainability initiatives and/or enhance specific curriculum and instruction goals through EfS. Usually a semester-long or full-year engagement with school or district.

  • Initiate a specific school project (garden, makerspace, compost system, nature trail, etc.)
  • Engage community stakeholders in sustainability initiatives 
  • Apply EfS principles and practices to support STEM, service-learning and other place-based learning opportunities
  • Establish EfS team to foster collaborative change in school culture 
  • Infuse EfS into existing curriculum

Here are sample workshops that could be included in a Tier II program.