A Region educator will soon be scheduling education visits at the Recycling and Waste Reduction District in Porter County for Fall of this year and Spring of 2022. Allison Andersen, a former teacher in the Valparaiso Schools, has been with Porter County Recycling for six years and brings district programs to thousands of students to help satisfy its educational mission. The Recycling & Waste Reduction District of Porter County offers an array of free programs that meet Indiana State Academic Standards for science and social studies. In a release they say, The environmental lessons are thought-provoking and interactive, prompting continued inquiry through exploration, logical thinking and discovery. Anderson says April and May usually book up first because of Earth Day activities. For more information on education programs, click here.