Saco, Maine (May 21, 2018) — The Ecology School has received a donation of $1,500 from Saco & Biddeford Savings Institution. Funding will support innovative outdoor science and environmental education for thousands of students and teachers in local Maine schools and throughout New England. Each year thousands of students from Saco and Biddeford participate in hands-on, experiential programming where they learn to become stewards of the environment as they explore local forests and coastal ecosystems.
About The Ecology School
Founded in 1998 in Saco, Maine, The Ecology School has brought outdoor science, environmental and sustainability education to more than 170,000 students and teachers from throughout Maine and New England. Through hands-on, experiential programming, students learn to become stewards of their environment as they explore local forests, coastal ecosystems, and food systems. We deliver our mission through single-day and residential programs for elementary and middle school students; workshops and presentations in schools; professional development for teachers; community engagement events; and distributing original field and curriculum guides. www.TheEcologySchool.org
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Community Relations Coordinator