Silverberg Receives NH Environmental Educators Non-formal Educator Award

On Wednesday April 10, Judy Silverberg PhD received the New Hampshire Environmental Educators Non-formal Educator of the Year.  Judy currently serves as the part-time NH Project Learning Tree Coordinator and is a long time environmental educator.  Before joining NH Project Learning Tree, she worked 27 years for the New Hampshire Fish and Game Department of …

Kyle Langille – 2012 National PLT Outstanding Educator Honoree

Kyle Langille, Principal, Bicentennial Elementary School, Nashua, New Hampshire Kyle Langille has led Bicentennial Elementary and its staff to integrate environmental education throughout the curriculum. Under her leadership, Bicentennial participated in a three-year partnership with New Hampshire PLT called “Connecting Schools to People and Place,” and she ensured that the effort would be sustained after the …

Anjali Longan – 2012 Outstanding Educator of the Year

On May 3rd, Anjali Longan graciously received the NH Project Learning Tree’s 2012 Outstanding Educator of the Year Award.  Anjali is a NH Project Learning Tree (NHPLT) Early Childhood Facilitator and Preschool Teacher at Chapel School in Nashua.  She is pictured here with her two daughters, who were also in attendance to show their support. …

NH Project Learning Tree Awarded $20,000 USDA Forest Service Grant

Funds will support a science-based teacher professional development program for middle and high school teachers  1/24/12 CONCORD, NH: NH Project Learning Tree, a nonprofit organization that provides educational opportunities to enhance youth understanding, appreciation, and love for the natural world, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $20,000 grant from The USDA—Forest …

NH Project Learning Tree Awarded $75,000 Math Science Partnership Grant from NH Department of Education: Nashua teachers to receive training and support in science content and skills

CONCORD, NH: NH Project Learning Tree, a nonprofit organization that provides educational opportunities to enhance youth understanding, appreciation, and love for the natural world, is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $75,000 Math Science Partnership grant from New Hampshire’s Department of Education. The grant funds will be used by NH Project Learning …

Diane St. Jean – 2011 National PLT Outstanding Educator Honoree

Diane St. Jean, Seventh and Eighth Grade Reading Teacher, Barrington Middle School, Barrington, New Hampshire It was Diane St. Jean’s passion for integrated learning that first brought her to PLT. A reading teacher at Barrington Middle School in Barrington, New Hampshire, she attended her first workshop in 2008 and immediately saw the potential in using PLT with …

Connecting with Nature: St. Paul’s School Students Celebrate Earth Day at The Children’s Learning Center with NHPLT 

Connecting with Nature: St. Paul’s School Students Celebrate Earth Day at The Children’s Learning Center with NHPLT  5/18/11 On a recent blustery, but bright spring morning, St. Paul’s School students celebrated Earth Day at the Childhood Learning Center. In the process, with the help of Erin Hollingsworth of NH Project Learning Tree, the students discovered …

NH PLT Awarded $6,500 Grant from Lincoln Financial Foundation:Funds will support expansion of early childhood environmental education

NH PLT Awarded $6,500 Grant from Lincoln Financial Foundation:Funds will support expansion of early childhood environmental education  5/5/11 NH Project Learning Tree is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a $6,500 grant from the Lincoln Financial Foundation. The grant will support NH Project Learning Tree’s expansion of early childhood environmental education across New …

PLT School Receives “Go Greener” Grant!

PLT School Receives “Go Greener” Grant! 4/18/11 NH PLT partner, Bicentennial School in Nashua received a $500 “Go Greener” grant from the National Environmental Education Foundation! The school has been working hard to connect students to nature and reduce their environmental impact and now their efforts are being recognized nationally.  5th grade teacher and Green …