January 22, 2024
The focus of this competitive grant opportunity is to deepen understanding and implementation of the NJSLS supporting climate change education.
November 27, 2023
In a recent advisory, the NJDOE shared climate change education companion documents aligned to the NJSLS in English language arts and mathematics.
November 06, 2023
Two informational sessions have been scheduled for the New Jersey Student Climate Challenge, according to an announcement from Sustainable Jersey.
September 26, 2023
Gov. Phil Murphy, first lady Tammy Murphy and the New Jersey Department of Education recently announced the establishment of the first-in-the-nation Office of Climate Change Education within the NJDOE’s Office of Innovation.
September 19, 2023
Climate Week runs from Sept. 17 through Sept. 24, providing an opportunity for the public to learn about the impacts of climate change and actions that can be taken to become more resilient.
September 03, 2023
New Jersey has a multifaceted plan to address and mitigate the impacts of climate change, which includes the implementation of educational initiatives.
July 11, 2023
While climate change is a natural fit for science and STEAM, the New Jersey standards were the first in the nation to embed climate change across subject areas.
June 07, 2023
Atlantic City Electric, Exelon, the Drumthwacket Foundation and Sustainable Jersey honored six student teams for their NJ Student Climate Challenge action projects.
April 12, 2023
The anticipated average award amount for eligible districts is approximately $6,500. An additional 15% in funding will be provided to Schools Development Authority districts, for an anticipated total amount of approximately $7,500.
February 17, 2023
In the state fiscal year 2023 budget, Gov. Phil Murphy and the Legislature allocated $4.5 million to support climate change education grants to schools. The New Jersey Department of Education announced the availability of those grants Feb. 15.