Prepare for Back to School with Forestinfo.org


Online resource hub provides environmental education resources for parents, teachers and students

 

(Minneapolis, MN) - Dovetail Partners, a Minneapolis-based environmental think-tank, encourages students, parents and teachers to utilize Forestinfo.org in preparation for the upcoming school year. Forestfino.org is Dovetail's one-stop digital resource hub for environmental education geared towards students of all ages, from Kindergarten through Adult, teachers and those with a general interest in protecting, managing, and enhancing the natural environment. It is a source for environmental information which is understandable, accurate, and available in a wide variety of formats.

 

"As students and teachers head back to school this year it's important to think about having scientifically-sound resources for enhanced environmental learning," states Kathryn Fernholz, Dovetail's Executive Director. "Forestinfo.org is a resource for finding learning materials that stimulate minds and teach about the importance of environmental issues."

 

Forestinfo.org offers an array of resources. Our Environmental Quiz allows students to test their knowledge on environmental health and related social and economic issues. Visual learners will find interest in our Forest Fast Breaks - engaging animated shorts that provide students with simplified explanations of environmental topics such as sustainable forest management practices, forests products, climate change, green building, and forest fires among others. A Forestry Careers directory provides students with information about the importance and benefits of working in the natural resource sector and different career paths. Our Eco-Links provide concise environmental information and are great resources for those wishing to learn more about topics such as forest ecosystems, raw material sourcing, geology, the relationship between forests and clean water, and more. Rounding out the set, teachers will find use in our Teachers Tools, Teaching Units and Lesson Plans that provide beneficial tools for classroom discussion and learning.

 

Visit http://www.forestinfo.org today!

 


 

About Forestinfo

Forestinfo.org is Dovetail Partner's one-stop shop for environmental education materials that are understandable, unbiased, accurate, and available in a wide variety of formats. Forestinfo.org strives to facilitate informed decisions regarding forestry-related issues and is geared towards teachers, students, forestry professionals, and those with a general interest in protecting, managing, and enhancing the natural environment.