27 Jun '15, 9pm

Some #EnvironmentalApps for children v/ @USGBC #TechxEducation

No matter which school they attend, most modern children use smartphones and download apps. As a green teacher from San Francisco, I'm passionate about all things education and environment—and apps are a great tool to increase the awareness of environmental changes. Check out my list of top apps to increase environmental awareness. Oroeco . The app is a fun and easy way to learn which choices matter in climate change. Oroeco tracks what you buy and do then connects to the UC Berkley to bring awareness on environmental impacts of your decisions. It has the carbon footprint calculator which allows kids to calculate their climate impacts according to their choices when driving, shopping and using home efficiency. Math Tappers: Carbon Choices . This is an easy app that can help both teachers and students become more aware of the amount of air pollution (CO2) introduced by thei...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/environmental-apps-children...

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