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Coalition Works to Expand Environmental Literacy

Across the country, there’s growing support for increased environmental education in K through 12 curriculum.

In Virginia, advocates are building a “No Child Left Inside” coalition to get more teachers trained and more students connected to the natural world.

On this edition of 88.9 WCVE’s Learning Curve, Catherine Komp speaks with Bill Portlock, Senior Educator at the Chesapeake Bay Foundation and Beth Lewis, Gifted Resource Teacher at Holman Middle School.

Find out more about the Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s No Child Left Inside coalition and read the article by Richard Louv that inspired Beth Lewis to integrate more environmental education into her teaching.