Project Learning Tree
Oklahoma Forestry Association
is the proud sponsor of the Oklahoma Project Learning Tree (PLT).
PLT uses the forest as a "window" on the world to
increase students' understanding of our environment; stimulate students'
critical and creative thinking; develop students' ability to make informed
decisions on environmental issues; and instill in students the commitment
to take responsible action on behalf of the environment.
- To develop
students' awareness, appreciation, skills, and commitment to address
- To provide
a framework for students to apply scientific processes and higher
order thinking skills to resolve environmental problems.
- To help students
acquire an appreciation and tolerance of diverse viewpoints on environmental
issues and develop attitudes and actions based on analysis and evaluation
of the available information.
- To encourage
creativity, originality, and flexibility to resolve environmental
problems and issues.
- To inspire
and empower students to become responsible, productive, and participatory
members of society.