At ACE, we talk a lot with students about what they can do after our ACE climate science and solutions presentation to begin confronting the global climate crisis. Sounds simple enough, right? Not so fast--the action team at Bronx Design and Construction Academy, lead by Nathaniel Wight, are changing the game...and making a seriously big impact.
On Saturday, May 11th, I attended the TEENS Environmental Summit at the Peggy Notebaert Nature Museum. It was an awesome event with workshops, food, and an eco-fashion show! For those of you who couldn’t make it, here’s a little recap of the fashion show- Project Greenway.
Chemberyle juggles her many responsibilities by adhering to a time tested formula that’s worked in raising her family. “I believe in empowering kids. [My students] devise the plans themselves and I serve as their adviser.”