100 Research Drive ♦ Wilmington,
STEM Contact: Kate Anderson♦ (978) 229-5454
firstname.lastname@example.org ♦ www.beyondbenign.org
Driven by the 12 Principles of Green Chemistry, a universal sustainable approach to science, Beyond Benign creates tools, opportunities and partnerships to support the implementation of community involvement initiatives, workplace training, cooperative programs and K-12 education resources.
STEM Partnership Summary
K-12 Curriculum and
Benign offers K-12 Curriculum and Training programs lesson
plans, curriculum materials and training opportunities for
K-12 educators. These resources and programs are designed to support the inclusion of Green Chemistry concepts in science, while adhering to State and National teaching standards.
The teaching materials, which have been developed by educators
at Beyond Benign in collaboration with science teachers, address the areas of green chemistry, mathematics,
engineering and biotechnology. Lesson plans are available for download free-of-charge on their Web site.
and Communications: Beyond
Benign coordinates outreach activities for all grade levels,
including college. Participation in school fairs, presentations
in the classroom and community-based events promoting green
science, and science education are just a few of their program
Resources: Some of
the unique resources available from Beyond Benign are materials
designed specifically for community colleges. These resources
include safe lab practices and instructional tools for training
technicians and scientists in green chemistry and in greener chemical process design.
Types of Educational Outreach Opportunities
for Career Fairs
(including resources for community colleges)
Academic Subjects Related to Activities
(reading, writing, speaking)
Real World Mathematics and Biotechnology