For Schools & Youth

The Solid Waste District offers the following educational programs for schools and youth that encourage a sustainable lifestyle of reducing, reusing and recycling.

For questions about our programs for schools and youth, contact our education specialist at (216) 443-3731 or send an email.

Looking for a presentation for adults? See more details.

Earth Day Ideas

Tips for celebrating Earth Day in April, plus ways to make EVERY day Earth Day.

Presentations and Classroom Visits

Our educator can visit your classroom, youth group, club, camp or scout group to speak about waste reduction and proper recycling. See the speaker/presentation request form.

Recycling at School

What are the benefits of recycling at school? Would you like to create a waste-free classroom? How do you get started?

Teacher Resources & Links

The District’s education specialist has many resources including worksheets, lesson plans and websites of interest for teachers, educators and youth leaders.

We offer a series of early education worksheets that allow kids to practice motor skills, math, language, and thinking skills while focusing on the sustainable material management known as reduce, reuse and recycle.

The Mission: Recycle Newspaper with teacher guide for grades 3 - 4 is also available.

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