Oakland Technical High School

June 20, 2018

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The year has come to an end! This year Oakland Tech Earth Team met 48 times, completing over 150 hours of education and training, including 31 class visits, 8 field visits, and 8 public events! Together, we reached over 750 community members and over 9,000 peers and faculty on campus!

The highlights of our project were..

3-Bin System...

May 30, 2018


Student Blog 

In this school year, I was glad I joined Earth Team because of the activities, people, and positive vibes. Though I’ve only been in Earth Team for my final year of high school, it was very meaningful and I felt it was also a positive impact on not only myself but on the Oakland Tech community as well. I’ll definitely take this engagement...

May 2, 2018


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Interns reflected on their education experience and came up with a few key phrases that encompass the day. Check out what our interns had to say!


  • Environmental education is the key to a healthier future.


This phrase encompasses our desire to educate our peers so that they can successfully sort...

March 2, 2018

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Interns have been working hard trying to figure out a way to institutionalize the 3-Bin system at Tech. An idea was brought up to change Teacher Protocol by purchasing 3-Bin system dolly’s that would remove the need for anyone to dump the bins in the brute stations at the end of the day. Instead, Custodians would have...