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September 2012

Published on September 30, 2012 Written by Emily Riordan Posted in Center for Green Schools

The first annual Green Apple Day of Service has come and gone, and what a weekend it was. More than 1,200 communities around the world took a moment to think differently about where they learn, and participated in meaningful steps towards change. Events and school improvement projects happened in all 50 states, on every continent, and in more...

Published on September 29, 2012 Written by Rick Fedrizzi Posted in Center for Green Schools

This week, I had the extraordinary opportunity to attend the Annual Meeting of the Clinton Global Initiative, a gathering that brings together leaders from around the world and encourages them to make a commitment to tackle some of the biggest challenges facing the global community.

USGBC's mission is nothing short of building a better...

Published on September 24, 2012 Written by Mahesh Ramanujam Posted in Center for Green Schools

700 million children around the world walk into primary schools each morning. These students are supported by parents, teachers, and communities that work to provide them with the best possible resources to advance their education. Unfortunately, one of the crucial factors responsible for the kind of physical, emotional, and intellectual growth...

Published on September 18, 2012 Written by Melissa Vernon Posted in Center for Green Schools

Leadership. Respect. Care for our future leaders. Leaving a legacy.

These shared core values make involvement from Interface for the Green Apple Day of Service a natural fit. So it will come as no surprise that Interface has signed on as one of the first...

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