Latest Projects and News

NYLC Member Caroline talks about what can be gained by forming meaningful connections with those who might not normally cross your path.

In partnership with the Organization for Tropical Studies (OTS) in Costa Rica, Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots is offering one scholarship...

Join youth leader, Mariah L., as she dives into the importance of caring for our world’s oceans and shares ways to show your support for our great blue seas.

NYLC Member Stewart talks about these gentle giants of Florida.

The Project of the Month award recognizes and celebrates Roots & Shoots members who have gone above and beyond the call of duty.

NYLC Member Zoe writes about the difficulties that butterflies face and what WE can do to help.

As far as we are aware, all of the members of the Roots & Shoots family are safe and managing to get by through this disaster. 

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Happy Monday! Here's Randy's course goal to kick off Week Two of the #RootsandShoots free online course, Turing Learners Into Leaders. We can't wait for Lessons with #JaneGoodall this week! It's still not too late to register and catch up: http://bit.ly/1f6GI7Z
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Emily is sharing her course goal with her daughter :) // Register for the #RootsandShoots online course and catch up on this week's lesson before Lessons with #JaneGoodall next week! www.rootsandshoots.org/onlinecourse
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We need a few more people to support our Thunderclap campaign! Pledge a tweet or a Facebook post to help us spread the word about the Roots & Shoots online course. It's not too late to join the course: www.rootsandshoots.org/onlinecourse
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We love your course goal, Sandra. // www.rootsandshoots.org/onlinecourse #Rootsandshoots #JaneGoodall
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Educators all over the world are taking the #RootsandShoots free online course, Turning Learners Into Leaders: Empowering Youth Through Service In Education. See where course participants are studying on this world map: http://bit.ly/1LzVAs6 It's not too late to register and get started, you haven't missed anything! Click here: http://bit.ly/1f6GI7Z
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"I want to give them the power to dictate what the world they will grow old in will look like." Rebecca G.'s course goal for the #RootsandShoots online course with #JaneGoodall. // We're still in Week One, you can register and catch up easily: www.rootsandshoots.org/onlinecourse
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This week, we'll be sharing course goals from members of the 2015 #RootsandShoots Turning Learners Into Leaders class. // Educators and community leaders, its not too late to join. The course is online...and free! www.rootsandshoots.org/onlinecourse
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The #RootsandShoots free online professional development course with special guest instructor, #JaneGoodall starts today! Don't miss the first lesson, register now and get started: http://bit.ly/1bub4Ql
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The Roots & Shoots free online professional development course with special guest educator Jane Goodall starts on Monday! Learn more and register before lessons begin: http://bit.ly/1bub4Ql Already registered? Help us spread the word during the first week of the course by pledging your social media to our Thunderclap campaign!
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Fifth graders in Crozet, VA are in the midst of a project that is going to have an incredible impact on their community. Led by their teacher who participated in the Roots & Shoots online course, Turning Learners Into Leaders, students created a community map and identified an issue with their water supply. They collaborated with stakeholders in the community and earned a Roots & Shoots mini-grant to support their efforts to shed light on a real world situation that is impacting people, animals, and the environment. These impressive young scientists are making a real impact in their community. Read more at www.rootsandshoots.org/projectofthemonth Also, click here to learn more about the Roots & Shoots online course and register before the course starts on Monday: http://bit.ly/1bub4Ql