Help win $2000 for NYSW!
December 29, 2016
BENEFITING: NEW YORK SUN WORKS INC
EVENT DATE: Nov 22, 2016
NY Sun Works is a non profit organization that builds innovative science labs in urban schools teaching 21,000+ students the science of sustainability
We BUILD state-of-the-art science labs, TEACH science and sustainability and CONNECT by engaging the communities we live in.
Help us close the gap between teaching the science of yesterday and unleashing the scientist of tomorrow.
BUILD: We design, build and maintain hydroponic greenhouse classrooms in urban schools
TRAIN: We train teachers and implement specialized K-12th grade Science + Sustainability curriculum
CONNECT: We support school community events and host an annual youth conference for our partner schools
Our innovative labs have hydroponics farm systems, fish farms, integrative pest management, worm composting towers, seedling benches, energy bikes, water simulators and rainwater catchment tanks offering students fun and inspiring opportunities for hands-on and project based education.