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Center for green schools

November 2011

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Published on November 30, 2011 Written by Nathaniel Allen Posted in Center for Green Schools

Yesterday, state legislators, key decision makers and USGBC chapter members from across the South and Midwest convened at Richardsville Elementary School in Kentucky, the nation’s first net-zero energy school, for a “Common Ground” event to discuss the...

Published on November 23, 2011 Written by Emily Riordan Posted in Center for Green Schools

While many of us are turning the focus of our free time towards holiday preparation, sale-scouting and travel planning, USGBC’s volunteers continue to be hard at work on behalf of green schools. To learn more about the recent happenings of Green Schools Committees from coast-to-coast, be sure to check out this video from this summer’s Green...

Published on November 15, 2011 Written by Rachel Gutter Posted in Center for Green Schools

It seems like we only just made it through back-to-school season at the Center for Green Schools and now the holidays are right around the corner. With USGBC’s annual Greenbuild Conference and Expo under our belt, the Center team is hard at work on many upcoming initiatives to...

Published on November 15, 2011 Written by Nathaniel Allen Posted in Center for Green Schools

Just weeks after the Department of Education released the framework for the Green Ribbon Schools award, 22 states have announced their participation in this voluntary program. From...

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