Great Lakes Literacy: Telling Our Story

Guest Post by Ashley Miller Helmholdt, SEMIS Website and Newsletter Content Contributor The Southeast Michigan Stewardship Coalition (SEMIS Coalition) started out their school year focused on the history of place and its connection to literature and the larger Great Lakes. One of the major focus areas was working with schools to tell their personal story and the[…]

Response: President Issues Earth Day Proclamation

On Wednesday, the President issued an Earth Day proclamation, acknowledging the threat that climate change poses to our planet and future generations. He urged citizens to take action by visiting national parks and proposed $240 million investment towards restoration this year alone. The President reminded us of the first Earth Day, where “having borne witness[…]

Eight YouTube Resources Around Youth Engagement and the Environment

Below are some of Earth Force’s tried and true YouTube resources, as well as a some newer videos, which I uncovered when researching for this post. Feel free to share your own favorite YouTube resources in the comments section. Earth Force in Lake Erie – This video, created by young people, walks through the Earth[…]