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September 2013

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Published on September 30, 2013 Written by Margo Street Posted in Center for Green Schools

I joined several of my USGBC colleagues for a fantastic Green Apple Day of Service at Gladys Noon Spellman Elementary School in Cheverly, MD, my new neighborhood. As students came by to work on the school garden, paint rocks, learn about butterflies and more, we were reminded of some of life's most important lessons that hold as true in...

Published on September 24, 2013 Written by Hannah Wilber Posted in Center for Green Schools

In the final installment of of the Green Apple Day of Service Spotlight, I got a chance to speak with Cindy Thompson about a service project she is heading up this year, taking advantage of the resources her mother can help her access as the school's principal.

What stuck with me...

Published on September 23, 2013 Written by Nathaniel Allen Posted in Center for Green Schools

When we released the Center for Green Schools’ 2013 State of Our Schools Report, we had one objective in mind: to rally the community around the call to Congress to commission a comprehensive survey...

Published on September 20, 2013 Written by Hannah Wilber Posted in Center for Green Schools

In this second installment of the Green Apple Day of Service Spotlight, members of the Center for Green Schools at USGBC team took some time out of their busy schedules to tell me a bit about the different projects they have teamed up to coordinate.

For Nick, Jenny, and Anisa, the...

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