Join the Educator Cohort!
Throughout the 2021-2022 school year, we will be hosting Educator Cohorts exploring how to use the Frick Environmental Center Sustainability Dashboard data in high school classrooms. Stipends and Act 48 credit are available. Register below or download the flyer to learn more.
A project of the Pittsburgh Parks Conservancy and the City of Pittsburgh, the Frick Environmental Center is a certified Living Building that has achieved Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Platinum.
The videos below introduce the Frick Environmental Center and provide deeper explanations of the sustainability features of the environmental center building and campus.
What makes Frick Environmental Center environmentally sustainable?
Learn how the Frick Environmental Center uses and celebrates water!
Harnessing solar energy!
Using the Earth for sustainability!
Frick Environmental Center Building Dashboard.
Click on the graph below to start exploring the dashboard!
The links below provide an orientation to the Frick Environmental Center Building Dashboard and suggested lesson plans created by high school teachers.
This work was funded through the generous support of...