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GreenTreks manages the website EcoExpress.org, a free, searchable video resource for teachers on environmental issues specifically issues of storm water management.
ORGANIZATION/PROGRAMOrganization Name: GreenTreks NetworkOrganization Street Address: n/aOrganization City, State, Zip: Philadelphia, PA 19103Organization Phone Number: 2155455880Short Description of Organization:
"GreenTreks Network is a non profit video production and educational organization that highlights environmental solutions to inspire actions within our community.
Our activities include:
-Community outreach ( workshops for students and adults, professional development for teachers) on issues of storm water management, climate change, environmental stewardship
-Management of the website EcoExpress.org, a free, searchable video resource for teachers on environmental issues specifically issues of storm water management.
-Management of the website Stormwater PA, a go to resource for issues related to storm water management.
-Production of high quality, documentary type videos on issues related to the environment, specifically storm water management."Program Street Address: 1420 Walnut St
19102Program Phone Number: 2155455880Which one best describes your organization?: Non-ProfitWhich one best describes your program?: Site-based - stationary (students come to a site)Is your program delivered in collaboration with external partners?: NoAccepting Mentors: No
CONTENTIs STEM the "core" of your program?: YesWhich type of STEM programming do you offer? (choose ALL that apply): Environment ScienceWhich other activities does your STEM program include? (choose All that apply): No other activitiesDoes your program use volunteer STEM mentors?: Yes
LOCATION AND SHARINGWhere is your STEM program offered? (choose ALL that apply):
When does your STEM program take place? (choose ALL that apply):
- Center City
- South Philadelphia
- Southwest Philadelphia
- West Philadelphia
- Lower North Philadelphia
- Germantown-Chestnut Hill
- Olney-Oak Lane
- Near Northeast Philadelphia
- Far Northeast Philadelphia
- During school
- After school
PARTICIPANTSHow many children does your program serve each year? Numbers can be estimates.: Less than 100 individualsHow many hours/week does each child participate? Numbers can be estimates, and can be specific to a season or semester.: Less than 2 hours per weekWhich ages/grades does your STEM program serve? (choose ALL that apply):
Which gender(s) does your STEM program serve? (choose ALL that apply):
- 7th - 8th grade
- 9th -12th grade
Which ethnic/racial populations does your STEM program serve?: Multi-RacialWhat percentage of your participants are eligible for free or reduced lunch? Percentages can be estimates.*: Do not knowWho can participate in your STEM program?: Individuals and groupsCan your STEM program accommodate youth with special needs?: Do not know
- Transgender and Gender Non Conforming
FEE/FEE STRUCTUREDo participants need to pay for your STEM program?: NoIs transportation to and from your program provided?: Other