“The solutions of tomorrow are not stashed behind the walls of bureaucracy or political halls. They are in the minds of engineers, designers, innovators, researchers, environmentalists, geographers and other spirited individuals. ”

Stuart Barea, 18

CELF presenting at the NYC DOE Sustainability Training
January 10, 2017, Queens, NY

Trainings are open to any school-based personnel who are involved in implementing sustainability initiatives at their school.

Citizen Science and Social Justice in Your Community: Spring 2017, New York, NY

New York City becomes a living laboratory for teachers in Grades 5-12. 

Connecting hard science and public policy, CELF is partnering with Mt. Sinai Pediatric Environmental Health Specialty Unit and CUNY School of Law's Center for Urban Environmental Renewal to provide three powerhouse days of professional development for teachers in grades 5-12, with breakouts by level. Connect with industry-leading science research professionals, learn to use New York City to a make authentic place-based connections and come away with citizen science opportunities for your students. P-credits available for NYC DoE teachers. Learn More

CELF Summer Institute in Education for Sustainability: July 2017 in Purchase, NY

Join us for our transformative K-12 professional development learning experience in Education for Sustainability. Our flagship program returns to Manhattanville College for the 12th summer. Our widely respected facilitators will be joined, once again, by dynamic industry leaders who will provide thought-provoking insight, engaging activities and extensive resources to help you and your school incorporate the big ideas of sustainability into the curriculum. Learn More