Educating girls: The overlooked solution to climate change

GreenBiz

Sponsored: To solve the climate crisis, accelerating education and digital equity for women and girls may be the best place to start

Hire education: Reactions to the ‘war for ESG talent’

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When you write about people’s livelihoods and careers, nearly everyone has an opinion. Or two

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Can You Make Educational Content On Instagram Popular?

U.S. Green Technology

The post Can You Make Educational Content On Instagram Popular? Instagram is a social media platform and a giant in its own right. With over 6-million active followers, it is the most popular social media platform in the world.

Environmental Engineering: Education, Career, and Impacts

The Environmental Blog

Environmental Engineering as a Field of Education. Environmental engineers utilize modern technological innovations with their acute knowledge, experience and education regarding the problem, to devise specific plans and implement them with the maximum chances of solving them.

AR/VR Simulations for Sustainable, Regenerative, Circular Cities

Speaker: Nik Gowing, Brenda Laurel, Sheridan Tatsuno, Archie Kasnet, and Bruce Armstrong Taylor

Join our amazing panelists, Nik Gowing, Founder at Thinking the Unthinkable and International Broadcaster; Brenda Laurel, PhD, Principal, Neogaian Interactive; Sheridan Tatsuno, Principal, Dreamscape Global; Archie Kasnet, CEO, Regenerative; and Bruce Armstrong Taylor, The Climate 4.0 Project, to discuss how today's AR/VR and related AI-enabled technologies can be effectively applied, using data from such sources as NASA and NOAA, to both improve and accelerate urban sustainability planning and design.

Zimbabwe permaculture education center promotes self-sufficiency

Inhabitat - Innovation

German architecture firm Studio Anna Heringer has completed the first kindergarten in Zimbabwe's Chimanimani District, a rural and desolate region home to about 200 families that have long lacked access to education. The kindergarten, which builds on the firm's award-winning portfolio of humanitarian architecture, serves as a pilot project for PORET, Zimbabwe's permaculture community, to promote permaculture and encourage self-sufficiency in the local community

How fashion professionals are re-educating for a circular economy

GreenBiz

Eighty percent of a product’s environmental impact is decided on the design table but most apparel professionals weren't trained to design with the end-user or end-of-life of the garment in mind. Circular Economy Clothing Fashion Life-Cycle Management

S-5! Presents at METALCON Sponsors New Solar Education Center & Launches its WindClamp2X

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6-8, providing opportunities for attendees to earn continuing education credits the leading authority on metal roof attachment solutions, presents several sessions at METALCON in Tampa from Oct.

Guild Education secures $150 million to upskill frontline workers

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, June 3 — Denver-based Guild Education has raised $150 million in a Series E round backed by Bessemer Venture Partners, Cowboy Ventures, The post Guild Education secures $150 million to upskill frontline workers appeared first on Impact Alpha.

Holberton secures $20 million to expand its “OS of Education”

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, March 30 — Holberton launched a software engineering and programming education in 2016 to help students get high-paying jobs at Dropbox, Tesla, The post Holberton secures $20 million to expand its “OS of Education” appeared first on Impact Alpha.

Education Opportunity: Western Washington University new professional development offerings

CleanTech Alliance

Western Washington University’s professional development and Executive Education programs can provide you with the tools to stand out from the crowd. Are you looking for the edge to move your career forward? Their programs provide business professionals with the tools and knowledge necessary to advance their careers and position their organization for future growth. Full […

Third Space proposal imagines accessible education programs

Inhabitant

Known as Third Space: The Haveli of Curiosity, this learning and cultural center will support leisure, cultural and educational programs and provide high-quality facilities for learning, socializing and performing arts Studio Saar has teamed up with Dharohar, a non-profit that runs science workshops and school programs, to unveil the design for a new accessible learning center in Udaipur, Rajasthan, India.

Urban Beehive Project creates a buzz around honeybee education

Inhabitat - Innovation

The Urban Beehive Project is a community installation that highlights the importance of pollinators and their role in a sustainable ecosystem

KKR Global Impact backs EQuest Education’s low-cost schools in Vietnam

Impact Alpha

The post KKR Global Impact backs EQuest Education’s low-cost schools in Vietnam appeared first on Impact Alpha. Asia Dealflow Education Tech Geographies Workforce Tech

Tigo Energy to Highlight Optimization, Monitoring, and Rapid Shutdown at NABCEP Continuing Education Conference

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Solar industry’s leading MLPE company to deliver solar installer training and education on August 10th and 11th at the preeminent PV training conference in Knoxville, Tennessee

Climate education project takes root in high school gardens

Envirotec Magazine

Many of the pupils who have participated have had difficulties with traditional classroom education, but have found helping to plan and build the garden a rewarding experience.

LACI Startup Chargeway selected by NADA to get car dealers educated so they can help shoppers buy EVs

LA CleanTech Incubator

The post LACI Startup Chargeway selected by NADA to get car dealers educated so they can help shoppers buy EVs appeared first on LACI.

How to Green Our Education System

Green Living Guy

The post How to Green Our Education System appeared first on Green Living Guy. Let’s teach children about the importance about the environmental movement. For it has never been stronger. Every day, more people join in by greening their lifestyles and creating a more sustainable future.

To accelerate climate action, start with mandating climate education in schools

Eco-Business

To achieve its carbon targets, Malaysia should work on a decarbonisation task force and mandatory climate education among other solutions, urged experts

Sustainability Education: How Schools Can Safeguard the Future

Unsustainable

Sustainability Education, the exploration of sustainability issues as an essential component of school curricula, is well overdue for global recognition. The post Sustainability Education: How Schools Can Safeguard the Future appeared first on Unsustainable.

Fram Museum extension is dedicated to environmental education

Inhabitat - Innovation

The building follows the architects' vision "that architecture exemplifies how we care for our environment

New Marine Education Center in Malm raises climate change awareness

Inhabitat - Innovation

In Malmo, Sweden, the recently completed Marine Education Center is giving visitors a closer look at the effects of climate change and sustainable technology

Accountability for outcomes can spur impact investments in educational income share agreements

Impact Alpha

Education Tech Financial Inclusion Inclusive Economy Return on Inclusion Signals

Eight promising impact startups in fintech, fashion and education

Impact Alpha

The post Eight promising impact startups in fintech, fashion and education appeared first on Impact Alpha. Editor’s note: ImpactAlpha has partnered with Shaper Impact Capital, a grassroots, decentralized network that helps to connect thousands of social ventures with thousands.

An urban farm tops a LEED Gold-targeted health education tower in Toronto

Inhabitat - Innovation

Global design practice Perkins and Will has raised the bar for sustainable campus design with the award-winning Daphne Cockwell Health Sciences Complex

Utilities must educate customers about their power to curb climate change

Renewable Energy World

The renewable energy industry and utilities have a unique opportunity to educate consumers about how that buying power can turn into climate action. Contributed by Mike Phi llips, CEO and co-founder of Sense.

NY transmission developer creates $270M fund for job training, education, community health and the environment

Renewable Energy World

The transmission project team — a collaboration between New York Power Authority (NYPA), energyRe and Invenergy — will make $270 million in investments focused on job training, education, community health and the environment.

Low-cost air quality monitors included in education packs for schoolchildren

Envirotec Magazine

Fife Council and sustainability consultancy Ricardo have provided three Scottish classes with education packs to allow children to conduct air quality monitoring and to help them better understand the issue.

Geothermal-powered education center anchors Louisvilles new Waterfront Botanical Gardens

Inhabitat - Innovation

A notorious old landfill in Louisville, Kentucky is being transformed into the new Waterfront Botanical Gardens, a verdant 23.5-acre site designed by architecture firm Perkins + Will

The education of Jim Coulter, or: How private equity learned to stop worrying and love ESG

Impact Alpha

The post The education of Jim Coulter, or: How private equity learned to stop worrying and love ESG appeared first on ImpactAlpha.

Babylegs the inexpensive, educational way to monitor ocean plastic pollution

Inhabitat - Innovation

Do you have plastic in your nearby waterway? If you want to find out, you can collect a sample for testing using Babylegs, a trawl for monitoring ocean plastic

APDS secures $5 million to offer education in prisons

Impact Alpha

ImpactAlpha, June 30 – B Corp APDS’s tablet-based learning platform for inmates provides education, rehabilitation, and job training including GED preparation, English and cognitive behavioral therapy.

How To Turn Climate Education Into Action • 5/20/21

Women in Cleantech and Sustainability

discussing how to educate yourself on climate change and how to turn that knowledge into action. Hear from environmental education industry expert, Katie Michel, Terra.do’s How to educate yourself on climate change and stay up to date on the latest stats and trends.

Chargeway’s EV charging education platform expands beyond dealers’ showrooms into their websites

Charged

The Chargeway system, which helps EV buyers understand charging stations, speeds, and compatibilities—along with info on utility incentives—will start to show up in dealer websites.

Delivering cleaner vehicles and better air quality: Educational roadshow returns to Scotland

Envirotec Magazine

The “Innovation Wagon” at a previous OWL Roadshow. An initiative with a brief to help drive up safety and compliance standards in the transport sector (including in relation to air quality and emissions from vehicles) is returning to Scotland in March.

Tuberculosis Education in Malawi

Unsustainable

A handbook is being developed by the Ministry of Education in collaboration with their Health counterparts and is to be used by teachers in primary schools to impart knowledge to learners on the causes, prevention, and treatment of Tuberculosis. For more information, please visit the website of the Ministry of Education, Science, and Technology , or the website of the Ministry of Health , Malawi. Government The post Tuberculosis Education in Malawi appeared first on Unsustainable.

A Global Education Crisis: The Lack of Access to Education in Developing Countries

Unsustainable

Universal Access to Education has been declared a Basic Human Right. Indeed, education is vital. There are no schools or other educational institutions, let alone universities. Now that I am more aware of educational conditions around the world, even more so.

Two Sigma Impact invests in workforce educator Penn Foster

Impact Alpha

The post Two Sigma Impact invests in workforce educator Penn Foster appeared first on Impact Alpha. ImpactAlpha, January 21 – Hedge fund Two Sigma launched its nine-figure impact investing initiative from its own balance sheet to prove the correlation between.

TOYOTA AND HORIZON EDUCATIONAL INVITE YOU TO THE STEM SPLASH

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Invite your students and their parents to an event where everyone will have the opportunity to experience the All-New 2021 Toyota Mirai. There will be STEM activities and Giveaways

How will the Tech Industry be different in 2021

U.S. Green Technology

Featured Posts Featured Stories Green Technology IOT online education Technology2020 has been one of the toughest years. However, one thing that we have learned from the past year is, it is hard to imagine a world without technology.

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Electrify America Invests Over $1.6 Million in STEM Programs and Workforce Development to Drive Brand-Neutral Zero Emission Vehicle Education

LA CleanTech Incubator

Ultra-fast charging network funds Science, Technology, Engineering & Math (STEM) initiatives, workforce training with four grassroots organizations to support electric vehicle education in California, U.S.

Third Space proposal imagines accessible education programs

AGreenLiving

Known as Third Space: The Haveli of Curiosity, this learning and cultural center will support leisure, cultural and educational programs and provide high-quality facilities for learning, socializing and performing arts. Third Space proposal imagines accessible education programs.

UNStudio unveils future-proof energy-generating education building for TU Delft

Inhabitat - Innovation

UNStudio has unveiled designs for Echo, a new multipurpose academic building for TU Delft that will generate its own energy via solar panels