AYLEE Stories

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...


March 17, 2021

AYLEE members Chris, Kelly, and Lauren presented with Wyatt from ACEE to the Ross Shepard Parent Council on the need for environmental education and the role that parent councils can play in helping to...


February 2021

AYLEE members sent a message to teachers this month through a recorded video that was shared at ACEE's workshops at various teachers' conventions. Their message was this: "The education system needs to...


February 9, 2021

AYLEE member Sneha presented to over 20 education leaders at ACEE's "Give Students a Better Future" virtual forum. She shared what projects she has worked on through her school's environmental class...


February 6, 2021

13 AYLEE members met to flesh out their ideas for creating change over the next few months. It was an incredibly productive day with a lot of brainstorming, goals being set, and plans being made....


January 21, 2021

AYLEE member Jack presented to 40 environmental educators, parents, teachers, and education leaders at ACEE's "Give Students a Better Future" virtual event. He was joined by AYLEEE members Sasha and...


January 12, 2021

8 AYLEE members met with Alberta MLAs Sarah Hoffman and Marlin Schmidt. The youth shared their vision for environmental, energy, and climate change education in Alberta schools and their...


December 15, 2020

11 AYLEE members presented to 30 education leaders at ACEE's "Give Students a Better Future" virtual event. They shared their concerns for the future, what brings them hope, and why they believe...


November 15, 2020

AYLEE member, Chloe MacGregor, was interviewed by a journalist from The Canadian Press as part of ACEE's work to share the considerable and compelling evidence we've gathered on what K-12 students...