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Alliance to Save Energy
The ASE Green Schools Program offers information on how students can make a difference through energy efficiency.
American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy
ACEEE focuses on advancing and deploying energy efficiency technologies, policies, programs, and behavior as a means of promoting economic prosperity, energy security, and environmental protection.
American Forest Foundation Project Learning Tree
Project Learning Tree (PLT) is an environmental education program for educators and students in Pre-K through grade 12 sponsored by the American Forest Foundation.
Center for Green Schools
The Center for Green Schools works with school decision makers, community volunteers, and thought leaders in the public and private sectors to drive progress at the intersection of sustainability, education, public health and the built environment.
Cool School Challenge
The Cool School Challenge is an educational program intended to engage students and teachers in practical strategies to reduce carbon dioxide (CO2) and other greenhouse gas emissions school-wide.
EIA Energy Kids
The U.S. Energy Information Administration lists free and low-cost energy-related educational materials.
Energy Hog Campaign
Sponsored by the Alliance to Save Energy, the Energy Hog is a nationwide campaign to promote energy conservation. The campaign includes a resource guide for teachers and a student guide on energy use, waste, and energy savings.
ENERGY STAR
ENERGY STAR is a joint program of the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency and the U.S. Department of Energy for homes, businesses, schools, and communities.
EPA Environmental Resource Portal
Get informed about environmental issues, get involved, and find local environmental education from the Environmental Protection Agency.
Facing the Future
Free global issues and sustainability curriculum and resources that correlate to educational standards in all U.S. states.
International Dark Sky Association
The International Dark-Sky Association (IDA) is the recognized authority on light pollution and is the leading organization combating light pollution worldwide.
National Energy Education Development Project
NEED provides curriculum materials and teacher development for energy efficiency.
National Energy Foundation
The NEF site hosts curriculum, training, and materials on energy, natural resources, and the environment.
National Resources Defense Council
NRDC promotes policies that make our cars, buildings, appliances, and everyday gadgets more efficient, and collaborates with other countries to promote a global vision for—and an accelerated transition to—a clean energy future.
STEM Education Coalition
The Science, Technology, Engineering, and Mathematics (STEM) Education Coalition works to support programs for teachers and students at the U.S. Department of Education, the National Science Foundation, and other agencies that offer STEM-related programs.
Think Earth Foundation
This foundation oversees environmental projects and partnerships among stakeholders in the government, business, education, and public sectors to conserve natural resources, reduce waste, and minimize pollution.
U.S. Department of Energy Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy Information
EREE invests in clean energy technologies that strengthen the economy, protect the environment, and reduce dependence on foreign oil.
U.S. Department of Energy National Renewable Energy Laboratory
NREL is the federal laboratory dedicated to the research, development, commercialization, and deployment of renewable energy and energy efficiency technologies.
USA.gov
Provides government information on energy, green technology, pollution, wildlife, and more.
Water Use It Wisely
Includes teacher resources and initiatives for kids, and provides resources to find your local water conservation programs.