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    2020-21 Ninth Annual P3 Eco-Challenge

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    Due to COVID-19, we are revising this year's school challenges - opening Jan. 4 - ending May 10, 2021! School metrics here. Educators and students, please see our quarterly STEM challenges. Custodial Staff, download here. Water Conservation PSA contest info here (PSA due date extended to April 14, 2021).
    If you need assistance with creating environmental activities, we are here to help. Please email us at browardstem@browardschools.com


    Congratulations to the 2019 P3 Eco-Challenge Winners!

    Driftwood Middle School First Place Winner  
    2019 First Place Overall School Winner, Driftwood Middle School - being presented with their winning banner, prize, and plaque by School Board Member Mrs. Laurie Rich Levinson at the awards ceremony (image above)

    2019 Overall School Runner-Up, Griffin Elementary, staff and students being presented with their winning check at the awards ceremony by School Board Member Mrs. Levinson (image below)

    Second Place Griffin Winner Elementary What Is the P3 Eco-Challenge?  Broward County Public Schools (BCPS) P3 Eco-Challenge recognizes and rewards traditional and charter BCPS schools, teachers, students, and custodial staff for their efforts to learn about and implement environmentally sustainable measures and green initiatives within their schools and communities.  There are two types of P3 challenges:

    P3 School Challenge – 2021 School Challenge - Three (3) schools that score the highest points in all of the following categories will win top prizes:

    1. Total number of pledges to reduce the effects of climate change
    2. Webquest/Scavenger Hunt - answer questions found at our supporters' websites
    3. Create a school environmental story map using ArcGIS
    4. Total number of participants in the STEM Quarterly Challenges
    5. Green Apple School designation or total number of teacher participants at NWF virtual pathways
    • Mini-Grant - for this year only, submit a mini-grant proposal and let us know how we can assist your school in keeping your environmental initiatives going. Five (5) schools will be chosen for a $200 grant each.
    • Water Conservation Video PSA Contest - PSA due date extended to April 14, 2021 - Download this year's PSA video contest here.

    Environmental Stewardship Recognition – For 2020-21,

    1. BCPS teachers and students, we have STEM Quarterly Challenges - please visit https://bit.ly/browardstemchallenges
    2. Custodial Staff Scavenger Hunt (top prize of $300) - Download here

    The Broward P3 Eco-Challenge initiative is a multi-divisional and organizational effort among the Applied Learning Department of the Office of Academics, Environmental Health & Safety Department, Information & Technology Department of BCPS, and our partners, Broward County Environmental Planning and Community Resilience Division and the Environmental Conservation Organization (ECO).

Contact Information

  • Applied Learning: STEM +CS

    600 SE Third Avenue

    Ft. Lauderdale, Florida 33301

    Phone: 754-321-1880

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    Dr. Lisa Milenkovic


P3 Announcements

  • Congratulations to this year's P3 Eco-Challenge winners!  Driftwood Middle School was the overall school winner, and Griffin Elementary was the runner-up.  To see all nominees and winners, scroll down this page to P3 Links and click the P3 Winners and Nominees (Bios and Programs).

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  • Watch the 2017-18 Awards Ceremony video here.  This link will take you outside of the BCPS website.

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