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Category: News

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08.28.2015

The 5 Gyres 2015 Youth Summit brought together local Bahamian youth with ocean advocates from across the country. Join these young leaders in restoring thriving, plastic-free oceans. #SEAChange This beautiful […]

Categorized - Events, News, Video
Tagged - plastic pollution
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08.10.2015

Posted: August 6 By ajc.com     Chesnut Charter Elementary School in DeKalb County has recently been selected for a Captain Planet Foundation’s Project Learning Garden grant. Captain Planet Foundation […]

Categorized - Blog - Learning Gardens, News
Tagged - PLG
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08.07.2015

Get to know one of our 2015 summer interns, Noah Erwin About Noah: I was born and raised in East Tennessee, about an hour south of Knoxville in a small […]

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08.06.2015

Great news! Delta Air Lines, long-time supporter of the Captain Planet Foundation, has issued a statement officially banning shipments of all lion, leopard, elephant, rhinoceros and buffalo trophies worldwide as freight. […]

Categorized - Blog - General, News
Tagged - endangered species
Jonathan Perry
08.03.2015

About Jonathan: I was born and raised in Atlanta, and I attend North Carolina A&T State University as a second year, Mechanical Engineer. I was assigned to work for Captain Planet […]

Categorized - Blog - General, News
Tagged - Summer Intern
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07.30.2015

Back to School Means Back to the Garden Posted: July 28 By Kimberley Simms Sarah Smith Elementary  International Baccalaureate School in Buckhead and has many facets that categorize it as […]

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07.30.2015

Chesnut Charter Elementary Selected For Captain Planet Foundation Project Learning Garden Posted: July 28 By Dunwoody School Daze, also seen in theahaconnection.com Dunwoody, GA– July 28, 2015 – Chesnut Charter Elementary […]

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07.28.2015

  Congratulations Ginny Lyon on being named Cobb County Elementary Teacher of the Year! She is the Project Learning Garden coordinator at Chalker Elementary School and one of our SAGES […]

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07.23.2015

Jenna Mobley (one of our Project Learning Garden teachers who also writes as part of the SAGES exemplary teacher group) and Robert Hodgdon (a recent EcoTech grant recipient from CPF) […]

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07.14.2015

Katie Carlson Creates an Army of School Gardeners Posted: July 14 By Food Well Alliance On a dreary Sunday in March, the courtyard of Garden Hills Elementary School looked like a […]

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07.01.2015

Captain Planet Stressed Me Out Posted: June 30 By Caitlin McColloch – From The Nature Conservancy Up Close blog post. Also, visit Cool Green Science the Science blog of The Nature Conservancy As a […]

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06.17.2015

Grounds of new Falcons stadium will include edible gardens Posted: June 17 By Tom Oder – Atlanta Magazine When the new Atlanta Falcons stadium opens for the 2017 NFL season, […]

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06.15.2015

GOOD NEWS FROM SCHOOLS: Captain Planet salutes Summerour for agriculture program Posted: June 13 By Keith Farner – www.gwinnettdailypost.com Students arriving to the new Summerour Middle in August will have some […]