Greene 4th and 5th graders had the opportunity to hear a presentation by Dr. Kate Evans, the founder and director of Elephants for Africa. Dr. Evans talked with Greene students about her decision to become a wildlife researcher, her work with elephants in Botswana, Africa, as well as ways in which the students can raise awareness about the plight of elephants in Africa. You can learn more about Dr. Evans and her work at http://www.elephantsforafrica.org/index.html, as well as see an interview with Dr. Evans at http://vimeo.com/8302555.
Archive for August, 2012
On Friday, August 24, Mayor Rahm Emanuel visited Greene School. Mayor Emanuel met with teachers, students, and the school administration during a 2 hour visit to the school. For a photo gallery of the Mayor’s visit, please click the link below.