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Center for green schools

March 2013

Published on March 22, 2013 Written by Nathaniel Allen Posted in Center for Green Schools

If this news were coming from your doctor, you would be very, very worried.

Well the expert doctors for our country’s infrastructure – the American Society of Civil Engineers (ASCE) – have just issued their latest Report Card for America’s Infrastructure. Our...

Published on March 22, 2013 Written by Caroline Cowan Posted in Center for Green Schools

We have a lot to learn when it comes to green schools. We acknowledge, categorize and celebrate schools in the United States that save resources and improve health and learning, yet we know far too little about comparable schools beyond this nation’s borders. At the Center for Green Schools, we’ve worked hard to come to a comprehensive...

Published on March 21, 2013 Written by Emily Riordan Posted in Center for Green Schools

With spring finally in the air, the team at the Center for Green Schools is already getting excited for Green Apple Day of Service 2013! After a great inaugural year, we can’t wait to see an even bigger...

Published on March 20, 2013 Written by Emily Riordan Posted in Center for Green Schools
Ohio Chapters use the grant to expand research on the use of LEED for Ohio’s sch

They say it is better to give than to receive. Working with the USGBC Chapter network for the last five years, I sometimes feel like it’s about equal. The staff and volunteers of our 77 Chapters give so much to the green building movement, providing their communities with education and...

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