Project-Based & Personalized Learning

VEEP supports students and teachers with energy and climate projects in the classroom or wider community. Choose a program area below to learn more.

students ponder saving energy

Energy Action Project Institute

An academics-to-action program to support teachers in taking on projects with their students to reduce carbon emissions.

Teens work on system maps

Youth Climate Leaders Academy

Want to take action on climate change? Teen leaders get support from VEEP staff and community leaders to plan and implement a climate action project while growing their skills as current and future climate leaders.

Teen talks to young child about wind

TRY (Teens Reaching Youth for the Environment)

In this teen leadership program, a partnership with UVM Extension, students in grades 7-12 are trained to teach K-3 students hands-on lessons about wind, sun, and energy.

Students paint a crosswalk in a transportation project

Energy Project Consultation for Students

VEEP works directly with youth to help student-led projects come to life. We also provide support for personalized learning and proficiency-based learning.