Embedding sustainability into daily life in Central Oregon

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Educator Resources

Teacher ResourcesEducation for sustainability is a holistic approach to education where students gain the knowledge they need to make decisions that support healthy people and a healthy planet. Here educators of all grade levels and subject areas will find resources that can help them use the “lens of sustainability” to strengthen classroom curricula and community projects.

Grant Applications

We provide funding for schools to start up, improve upon and sustain their waste reduction prevention and other sustainability programs.


We offer workshops to help you to gain a deeper understanding of sustainability education as a framework for learning and provide you the knowledge and tools you need to engage your students in hands-on projects and outdoor learning opportunities.

Lesson Plans

We know that for educators, time is of the essence. That’s why this the go-to place to assist you in bringing sustainability into your classroom. Here you will find online resources and project ideas to follow up any of our EarthSmart presentations, as well as further ideas on educating for sustainability.