We spoke to Elisa Jiménez González, a 29-year-old teacher at Telebachillerato Num. 37, 5 de Febrero, about her experience introducing students to the link between deforestation and climate change.
Through an innovative art exchange program, students in Guatemala connect with students in Brooklyn and learn to appreciate different cultures, environments and life experiences.
The summer is winding down and the kids are heading back to school. Get them excited about learning while connecting them with their local and global environments with these fun, educational and innovative activities.
This summer, we’re taking a look back at the incredible work carried out by students and teachers at Rainforest Alliance partner schools in the 2012 – 2013 academic year in a special blog series.