April 25, 2017

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*Student Blog*

On Wednesday, April 12th, we arrived at Josie de la Cruz park. We were there for a very important thank you mission: Cleaning the park. We had previously used this park as a starting point for our litter march just a few weeks ago.

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As soon as we got there we realized how much this park needed our help. There was trash floating alongside the soccer players, cardboard on the sidewalk, and even in the trees. After the icebreaker, we quickly broke...

April 7, 2017

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On March 16th, interns invited all Custodial night shift staff for a potluck appreciation to celebrate and thank them for all the leadership they have shown with the 3-Bin project. Oakland Tech is not only one of the few high school’s that has an operating 3-Bin system, but is also one of the...

March 31, 2017

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On March 18th, Oakland Tech interns participated in the Annual Litter March, a service learning project by Oakland High. Interns marched along side 100+ other students and community members to raise awareness about the effects litter has on our environment. Over 3,000+ pieces of litter were collected!

*STUDENT BLOG* 

Our day started with Earth Team interns from various schools arriving at Jose de la Cruz park early in the morning. We were ecstatic and optimistic about starting the day, and were ready to spread awareness about the dangers...

March 31, 2017

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On March 16th, Oakland Tech interns did their second round of 3-Bin system presentations presenting to over 15+ classes reaching 350+ students. Presentations included education slides, KAHOOT survey, and the 3-Bin System bingo sorting game. Interns added more to the slides, including pictures of wounded animals and landfills, along with facts about how long certain...

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