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Center for green schools

August 2011

Published on August 31, 2011 Written by Mona Kamdjou Posted in Center for Green Schools

Celebrating their 75th anniversary, Wilson High School recently went through a makeover. In an effort to promote a healthy learning environment, the school administration decided to put work into school improvements for a greener school building. The campus now utilizes energy efficient technology, large windows for natural light and...

Published on August 30, 2011 Written by Anonymous Posted in Center for Green Schools

Chris Tyler is a sustainability engineer for Thermal Equipment Sales, and also sits on the board of directors for USGBC’s Kentucky chapter. Chris’ children attend Rosa Parks Elementary, a school that recently cut...

Published on August 22, 2011 Written by Phoebe Beierle Posted in Center for Green Schools

Things are buzzing in the facilities department and the administration building at Boston Public School (BPS) as everyone is preparing for the students to return for the 2012 school year. I’m now one month into my...

Published on August 17, 2011 Written by Anonymous Posted in Center for Green Schools

Rachel Gutter, the director of the Center for Green Schools at the U.S. Green Building Council, has taken her flip cam on the road to speak with everyone from teachers, parents and students to policy...

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