Be Inspired : News & Student Projects

Kids for Positive Change Students Meet Dr. Jane Goodall!

Kids for Positive Change Roots & Shoots Group presented their Earthbench and Last Plastic Straw Project to Dr. Jane Goodall during the Roots & Shoots Showcase in Chicago, IL, on March 23, 2019.

Kids for Positive Change Partners with The Calhoun School

The Calhoun School’s Community Action Class partnered with Camille Licate’s Kids for Positive Change CHOOSE a PLATFORM program.  Students chose an environmental or social justice platform topic and developed community outreach projects to reach, teach and inspire kids and adults to take positive action!

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Featured Student Projects

Informative Flyers (click on flyer to enlarge)

DEFORESTATION
Cashel D-L., 12th grade

RHINOS
Bella J. & Brandon C., 12th grade

PLASTIC
Willa H. & Sophie C., 9th grade

REFUGEES
Khadijah R., 12th grade

GLOBAL EQUALITY
Liliana C., 12th grade

TIGERS
Ty H., 12th grade

BIOCHAR
Malcolm C., 12th grade

SUSTAINABLE LIVING
Fashion & Beauty Team

Sustainable Fashion & Beauty Think Tank Team Presents:

Calhoun students, Sara B., 9th grade, Sydney A., 12th grade, Victoria G., 10th grade, Maria S., 9th grade and Elle A., 10th grade, created and launched a Sustainable Living Website and produced a “How To Make a Sustainable Face Exfoliant” video.

Artwork

Child Poverty
Ellis R., 12th grade

Informative Slideshows (click picture and scroll through pages)

MONARCH BUTTERFLY
Eli L. & Val J., 10th grade

BIOCHAR
Malcom C., 12th grade

GLOBAL EQUALITY
Khadijah R., Liliana C. Ellis R., 12th grade

DEFORESTATION, PALM OIL & YOU
Cashel D-L., 12th grade

RHINO POACHING
Brandon C. & Bella J., 12th grade

SAVE THE TIGERS
Ty H., 12th grade

INTENSIVE ANIMAL AGRICULTURE
Lizzie S. & Nicole S., 12th grade

BEES
Maya C, & Diego R., 10th grade

PLASTIC POLLUTION
Willa H., & Sophie C., 9th grade

SUSTAINABLE LIVING
Sydney A., Elle A., Sara B., Victoria G., Maria S., 10th & 12th grade

Student Community Outreach via Social Media and a Website (click on pictures)

Help Refugees - Support Amaana Hands
Khadijah R., 12th grade

Join Sustainable Palm Oil or Bust Facebook Group!
Cashel D-L., 12th grade

Follow Saving the Rhinos Instagram Page!
Brandon C. & Bella J., 12th grade

Follow Save the Tigers2020 Instagram Page!
Ty H., 12th grade

Explore Sustainable Living Website
Sydney A., Elle A., Sara B., Victoria G., Maria S., 10th & 12th grade

Discover the Plastic Solution Pinterest Account!
Willa H., & Sophie C., 9th grade

In the News

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Kids for Positive Change Featured on NBC's Live on Lakeside!

International Day of Peace 2019 : Focused on Climate Action

Kids for Positive Change students, from Ashtabula Area City Schools and St. John, say a few words about how their environmental advocacy contributes to peace for our planet.

Kids for Positive Change Featured on Channel 5 ABC News!

Kids for Positive Change Featured on Channel 19 Cleveland CBS News!
Showcasing Ashtabula Area City School student's
"The Last Plastic Straw Ashtabula Campaign."
August 1, 2018