AYLEE Stories

July 28-30, 2021

Subashini, a grade 10 student from Calgary, attended and presented at the Summer Institute for Climate Change Education. During the Alberta cohort day, she shared her climate story and ideas for...


July 6, 2021

AYLEE member Sneha Rose Jigo from Lacombe Composite High School was interviewed by journalist Jennifer Lewington for the article "Are Canadian schools raising climate-literate citizens?" In the article,...


May 18, 2021

Sasha, a grade 9 student from Calgary, presented to an audience of over 70 professionals at the Alberta Energy Efficiency Summit. 

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May 11, 2021 

AYLEE  hosted their third and final event for this school year titled "Educating for the Future: Building a Sustainable Alberta!" They shared an introduction to the science behind and impacts of climate...


May 6, 2021

3 AYLEE members presented to eduction leaders at ACEE's "Give Students a Better Future" virtual forum. They shared what AYLEE has been working on over the past year, their recommendations for advancing ...


April 28, 2021

Throughout April, 5 AYLEE members collaborated to write an opinion editorial outlining why they believe climate change and energy education needs to be incorporated into the Alberta curriculum. The...


April 24, 2021

5 AYLEE members presented at the 2021 Alberta School Councils Conference. They shared why they think environmental education is needed, their personal experiences with great environmental education,...


April 20, 2021

AYLEE  hosted their second event titled "Educating for the Future: Building a Sustainable Alberta!" They shared why they believe environmental and climate change education is needed and their vision...


April 19, 2021

2 AYLEE members met with Calgary Councillor Druh Farrell to discuss climate action in the City, the role of youth in climate action, and how the City can work with school boards to develop more...


April 10, 2021

AYLEE members gathered virtually to plan for the upcoming two months and learn. They were joined by guest speakers Trerry Lin Fedorus, who walked them through a Talking Circle and shared resources for...


March 25, 2021

AYLEE hosted their first event titled "Educating for the Future: Building a Sustainable Alberta!" They shared why they believe environmental and climate change education is needed and their vision for ...


March 18, 2021

AYLEE members Sasha and Chloe presented to 20 education leaders at ACEE's virtual webinar to advance environmental education. They shared how a lack of environmental education is contributing to...