Educators! Welcome to LAUNCH Eco-Toolkits!

LAUNCH is designed to give teachers and students the tools needed to make an everlasting environmental impact. This page equips educators with resources to lead students through ready-made Eco-Toolkits. Although the Eco-Toolkits on this page are written for K-5th educators, all age groups and grade levels are welcome to participate and are eligible for Educator stipends.

Educator Stipends:

Thank you for being part of our pilot year of LAUNCH – you’re amongst the first to implement these Eco-Toolkits! We would love your feedback, so for this year, we’re offering the following stipends for Educators:

  • Complete three Eco-Toolkits and receive a $100 stipend
  • Complete five or more and receive a $300 stipend.

How to Receive Your Stipend:

  1. Complete this Google form.
  2. Lead students through your selected Eco-Toolkit.
  3. Complete the wrap-up form at the end of the Eco-Toolkit.
  4. Complete a short feedback form to help Grades of Green make LAUNCH even better!
  5. Stipends will be paid between June and September 2022.

Get Started!

These Eco-Toolkits are specifically designed for teachers to help students make an everlasting environmental impact. Get started with these 3 easy steps:

  1. Check out the Eco-Toolkits below to find the perfect project.
  2. Register your group and start using the Eco-Toolkit(s)! 
  3. Submit your results on the wrap-up form provided in your Eco-Toolkit.

Grades of Green LAUNCH Eco-Toolkits align with Science and Engineering Practices (SEPs) within the Performance Expectations of NGSS for all grade levels.

Have questions or need help? Please contact our amazing Program Advisors!

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