GreenPower Outreach for Education
DRI's GreenPower outreach program supports Nevada's educators by bringing science-based, green concepts and practices to any preK-12 classroom. GreenPower offers professional development through this completely free program by providing the tools, resources, and knowledge they need, so all students acquire the knowledge and skills needed to work, live and contribute in our community.
Green Boxes for Education
Available free through GreenPower, the Green Boxes for Education are built to give educators access to hands-on, science-based, activities and curriculum for a unit (1-2 weeks) on various environmental topics. Each Green Box is aligned to the Nevada State, Common Core, and Next Generation Science Standards.
Storm Peak Laboratory Educational Outreach
DRI's Storm Peak Laboratory stationed high in the Colorado mountains, has a long history of providing educational experiences in atmospheric and hydrological sciences. Offering programs to the local community, SPL provides a practical, easily accessible facility for researchers, teahcers, and students of all ages.