Vanessa Scarlett, the science specialist at Montecito Union School, bubbles with excitement at the plans for a 2.5-acre parcel of land adjacent to the school’s bucolic campus. Over the next two years, the raw space will be transformed into the Nature Lab replete with a pond, plant beds, and even some chickens. For the elementary [...more...]
The Nature Lab provides children at MUS an opportunity to not only advance the cause of STEAM learning, but it also lets them get a little dirty! Thats how you really learn. Our communitys children are our most important asset. Contributing to their education and appreciation of our natural world is a very solid investment.
Dan Meisel was made for his current job running the Anti-Defamation League’s (ADL) Santa Barbara-based Tri-Counties regional office. Raised in […more…]
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The Earth Minders
The Equity Advocates
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In 1948, an Estonian immigrant named William Zimdin – who had experienced the ravages of World War II – founded […more…]