Envirolution has been busy engaging with many different community partners and we wanted to share a little of what we’ve been up to. Silverland Middle SchoolEnvirolution was excited to present to students at Silverland Middle School in Fernley, NV. Envirolution staff illustrated the importance of sustainability and energy efficiency through our Energy Bike. Students had a blast learning about energy transformation and loved being able to hop on the energy bike. Thank you Eric Heiselt for letting us join your classroom!   Sky Ranch Color Fun Run Envirolution had the opportunity to table at Sky Ranch Middle School for their annual color fun run. This fun and interactive dayRead More →

Are you in a STEAM field and interested in volunteering with students across Nevada? Our STEAM Guest Speaker program is just what you are looking for!Join our workshop to learn more about presenting to students, creating an engaging presentation, and get tips on presenting in-person and virtually!  STEAM guest speakers are a valuable gift to students as they act as role models, show “real-life” context, and open up different career opportunities to students. Join us on December 7th by signing up for our workshop today. “I loved hearing specific feedback and ideas! As well as more general tools to use in a virtual environment. Being able toRead More →

October 6th Last week was National Energy Efficiency Day and we celebrated it by acknowledging the NV Energy Foundation for their recent contribution of $96,000 through their CLEAN Grant.  With their help, our Project ReCharge students can continue to reduce their communities’ energy use throughstudent sustainability projects and focus on clean energy careers paths.Read More →

This Saturday, September 18th, join Envirolution and over 50 million volunteers from 180 different countries for World Cleanup Day.  Envirolution staff and volunteers will be at Pickett Park in Reno, NV from 10am-11:30am.  We will have all the materials to clean up the park and help make our city and planet cleaner, now all we need is YOU! Read More →

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Turning student ideas into a reality is one of the most unique aspects of Project ReCharge and the more support we get, the more projects we can implement! We are excited to have received a grant from Society for Science to help support our Dayton Elementary LED Lighting retrofit this Fall.  More info on projects supported by Society for ScienceRead More →

Envirolution has been busy engaging with many different community partners and we wanted to share a little of what we’ve been up to. Girl Scouts  Envirolution is honored to form a partnership with the Girl Scouts of Sierra Nevada for a new educational, engaging STEAM Exploration Program. We held our first event and the cadettes had the opportunity to explore Tesla’s history, mission, vision, and careers as well as engage in a hands-on STEAM activity. We have more summer sessions for this program available, so if you are interested in registering your cadette or cadettes troop for one of our sessions, please fill out this Registration form.  Truckee MeadowsRead More →

Envirolution would like to thank Microsoft for supporting Project ReCharge! Their support will allow Envirolution to bring this innovative program to new teachers and students throughout Northern Nevada and provide them with quality STEAM curriculum and hands-on classroom materials. Thank you Microsoft for your dedication to inspiring and educating our future leaders and investing in a sustainable economy and society.Read More →

Envirolution has been busy engaging with many different community partners and we wanted to share a little of what we’ve been up to. Girls in STEM Camp In April, along with Tesla, we partnered with Sierra Nevada Journeys for their Girls in STEM Camp at Grizzly Ranch.  Over two days, we got to engage with 39 girls and their families teaching them about the engineering design process with hands-on activities. KTMB Great Community Cleanup On Saturday, May 1st, Keep Truckee Meadows Beautiful hosted their annual Great Community Cleanup, and Envirolution was very happy to participate in this year’s event. Envirolution staff volunteered at Idlewild Park where we helped with pickingRead More →

Envirolution is excited to announce our partnership with EcoRise (EcoRise.org) to collaborate in the development of a Transportation Unit with an emphasis on Electric Vehicles. In these lessons, students will investigate different types of transportation by conducting a cost analysis of a gas, hybrid, and fully electric cars.  Then, they will develop a recommendation for a new household car and plan a vacation using an electric car through hands-on science and cross-curricular activities. Stay tuned for more information!Read More →

Envirolution is excited to announce that we will be partnering with the Girl Scouts of Sierra Nevada for a new virtual STEAM Exploration Program. Cadettes (grade 6th-8th) will have the opportunity to investigate STEAM careers, engage in a hands-on activity, and earn a special Envirolution Fun Patch! Click this link to register your cadette for one of three available dates for this exciting new partnership!Read More →