David Padgett and Dixon Butler Discuss Environmental Justice

Updated: Jul 22

David Padgett, the 2020 YES Medal winner, took the time to join YLACES president Dixon Butler to discuss his work in citizen environmental science over Zoom.

The conversation includes work that David has done, as well as his knowledge of environmental education and equity.

Watch the video on the YLACES YouTube channel here.



Youth Learning as Citizen Environmental Scientists assists and rewards the implementation of inquiry-based, experiential science education where students do science and contribute to understanding of our environment through recognition and financial reward programs.

Grants range from support for taking simple measurements to teacher professional development and working for pervasive inclusion of student research projects in science teaching.


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