It's Never Too Early to Conserve

Cole, Diane
April 2009
U.S. News & World Report;Apr2009, Vol. 146 Issue 3, p65
The article discusses how sustainability, environmental consciousness, and global warming issues are being taught to children in the U.S. at early ages. Several U.S. states require environmental education in grades K through 12. The article mentions a nationwide "day of engagement" on February 5, 2009 when students had video conferences with members of Congress. Organizer Eban Goodstein, an economics professor, says children have the heroic task of saving the planet as we know it.


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