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Inspiring the Next Generation of Environmental Stewards

At DC Water, we offer STEM programming for K-12 students across the District. These programs can help your students learn about the complex issues in the water industry, how they affect our environment and what they can do to help. Students will also be exposed to exciting careers in the water and wastewater industries. Our goal is that by providing these programs to District students, we can inspire them to seek out work in the water sector and be better stewards of the environment, protecting our waterways for future generations.

Your students can take advantage of our employees’ first-hand experience in the water industry. We offer a multitude of programs that cover topics such as:

  • Water Conservation
  • Drinking Water
  • Water Pollution
  • Wastewater Treatment

See our environmental education program offerings here. Presentations can be customized for a particular grade level, or schedule; activities and materials are provided free of charge. Most lessons are appropriate for one class of up to 25 students per session. To schedule a program, please fill out our Education Outreach Request Form and email to Torri Epperson at . Free guided tours of our wastewater treatment facility are also available for student groups over the age of 11. Click here to schedule a tour or call 202-787-2200.