About Get the Grade

Get the Grade is a role-play / board game for large conferences. It teaches players the importance of river basin report cards. Through play participants learn:

  • Report cards can be used to inform policy decisions.
  • Report cards bring a multitude stakeholders together to define how they value their river basin.
  • Report cards can galvanize public support to improve the overall health of a river.

The game was designed in partnership with World Wildlife Fund (WWF) and the University of Maryland Center for Environmental Sciences (UMCES).