Eco2School Fun Energizes Students to Drive Less

Apr 14, 2015

 A primary goal of the Center for Climate Protection’s high school outreach program, called Eco2School, is encouraging students to drive less. But they’ve found some fun ways to make their serious point.

Amy Jolly watches the blender as student David Cundle pedals to process his smoothie during the lunch break on the Analy High School quad Tuesday.
Credit Bruce Robinson, KRCB

Focusing outreach toward high school students is a high-impact approach says Paola Alvarado,  program coordinator for the Center for Climate Protection’s Eco2School Challenge Program, because of the demographic middle ground they represent.