Project Learning Tree

Project Learning Tree

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PLT is committed to creating a future where the next generation values the natural world and has knowledge and skills necessary to make informed decisions.

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Mission Project Learning Tree advances environmental literacy and promotes stewardship through excellence in environmental education, professional development, and curriculum resources that use trees and forests as windows on the world.
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PLT is committed to creating a future where the next generation values the natural world and has knowledge and skills necessary to make informed decisions.

Awards 2011 – PLT's Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood was selected as Learning® Magazine Teachers’ Choice Award winner.

2009 – The C.D. “Project Learning Tree Presents: Billy B Sings About Trees” won a Parents’ Choice Recommended Award.

2006 – PLT received the North American Association for Environmental Education’s (NAAEE) Award for Outstanding Service by an Organization at the Global Level.

2002 – PLT received "straight A's" in environmental education for elementary and high school students from the California Department of Education.

2002 – PLT’s “Energy & Me” CD won a Parents’ Choice Recommended Award and a Children’s Music Web Award.

2001 – Spirit of the Land Award from the Salt Lake Organizing Committee honoring outstanding efforts to educate people about environmental issues in all areas of society – business, education, community, youth and government.

1999 – Gold Award from the Solid Waste Association of North America for School Curricula Excellence.

1998 – Trophy Award and Certificate from the American Society of Association Executives for Print-Based Education and Community Service Education Programs.

1997 – Walter E. Jeske Award given to Kathy McGlauflin, national Director of Project Learning Tree by the field's professional organization, the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE). This award recognizes individuals who have made an outstanding contribution to the field of environmental education.

1996 – Outstanding National and International Service to Environmental Education from NAAEE.

1985 – President's Citation Program "Crystal Award." This award recognized PLT as an outstanding private sector initiative.
Founded 1976
Products PLT offers a variety of environmental education activity guides filled with engaging activities that educators can easily incorporate into their lesson plans. PLT materials are peer-reviewed, award winning, and meet state and national education standards. www.plt.org/environmental-education-curriculum

For Early Childhood:
Environmental Experiences for Early Childhood

For Grades PreK-8:
Environmental Education Activity Guide
Energy and Society Kit
Billy B Sings About Tree's CD

For Grades 9-12:
Biodiversity
Biotechnology
Focus on Forests
Forests of the World
Places We Live
Focus on Risk
Municipal Solid Waste

PLT's GreenSchools! Investigations:
Energy
Water
School Site
Waste and Recycling
Environmental Quality
Learn more at www.greenschools.org
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