How to Use Gen:Thrive

Gen:Thrive provides practical technology tools and data to help us share information, discover opportunities for collaboration, and expand the impact of programs focused on environmental literacy, climate justice, healthy school buildings, outdoor learning, green workforce development and more. Explore our gallery of visualization tools, maps, and educational resources to help you advance environmental literacy, equity and climate resilience in your communities and classrooms.

Service Providers

  • Explore community needs including health, equity and climate risks
  • Discover opportunities for strategic collaborations
  • Learn how your K—12 offerings relate to other programs


  • Access a comprehensive directory of K—12 environmental resources
  • Strengthen place-based learning and climate resilience with classroom tools
  • Understand the types of programs offered in your region and gaps in environmental education services


  • Examine connections between K—12 schools, climate, equity, and health
  • Identify trends and gaps of program offerings in your region
  • Explore local and state policies and resources for K—12 climate action

Tools & Resources


Discover community needs and explore the intersection of K-12 schools, equity, climate risks, pollutants, health, green jobs, policy and other data sets through our robust ArcGIS maps and network analysis tools.

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Field Trends & Resource Directories

Search our database for programs and filter by region, environmental topics, offerings, ages served, and more. View and export field trends visualizations and contact information.

Educational Resources

Access our collection of Gen:Thrive classroom lessons and resources. Explore video tutorials and learn how to use GIS to increase place-based learning and climate resilience education.

Service Provider Database

Interested in building a custom map, directory or educational materials for your organization or community?