In an effort to provide our community of school educators, non-profit environmental educators, science communicators & others more tools for carrying out their work from home through these challenging times, Casco Bay Estuary Partnership is offering this pilot small grant program for creative tools for K-12 digital and distance learning. The final products will be transferable lessons or materials that focus on estuary or related topics, such as those found in the Casco Bay Plan:
Fundable projects include, but are not limited to:
Funded projects will be shared through all CBEP partners, as well as through the new Community Learning for ME site: https://www.communitylearningforme.org/
- Creation or modification of a virtual K-12 Casco Bay/estuary lesson plan that adheres to state standards
- Place-based field lessons for parents and educators
- Creation or modification of a virtual estuary “toolkit” or other transferable package for educators
- Creation of a fact sheet, infographics, or other digital resources that could be shared
Application Deadline: Friday, May 8, 2020.
Final Project Deadline: Friday, June 5, 2020 at the latest (earlier is better).
Questions: Email Victoria Boundy