Please upgrade your browser. This site requires a newer version to work correctly. Read more
Subscribe to this channel
Published on 30 Jan 2015 Written by Rachel Gutter Posted in Center for Green Schools

At last year’s Green Schools National Conference, we called upon all who were assembled to speak with one voice and act as one movement. We’ve spent the last 11 months living that promise and learning...

Published on 30 Jan 2015 Written by Mark Swiger Posted in Center for Green Schools

Mark Swiger is the Best of Green Schools 2014 Honoree in the Ambassador category.

Mark is a teacher in Marshall County Schools, WV. Active locally, statewide and...

Published on 19 Jan 2015 Written by Emily Riordan Posted in Center for Green Schools

Martin Luther King, Jr. Day is a time to focus on what we can do for others, something we know that supporters of the green schools movement do all year long. 

Last year saw the biggest turnout ever for Green Apple Day of Service...

Published on 05 Jan 2015 Written by Emma Arnold Posted in Center for Green Schools

On Nov. 7, 2014, Maple Dale School in Fox Point, Wisconsin made history. The school was the first in the world to earn certification under the LEED v4 Operations and Maintenance...

Published on 22 Dec 2014 Posted in Center for Green Schools

Annie Donnelly is the Best of Green Schools 2014 honoree in the Moment for the Movement category. Annie recently authored a children’s book titled '...

Published on 18 Dec 2014 Written by Rachel Gutter Posted in Center for Green Schools

Three years ago, students from Dunloggin Middle School went on a field trip (we all remember those, right?) to the Chesapeake Bay Foundation. They were learning about the Bay’s ecosystem, and while dredging an oyster reef found only one live...

Published on 10 Dec 2014 Written by Drew Beal Posted in Center for Green Schools

Did you know that 50 billion paper cups get discarded in America each year? It’s unbelievable! I started researching the ‘cup problem’ when I was a grad student at UC San Diego; here's what I'...

Published on 13 Nov 2014 Written by Tanvi Jaganath Posted in Center for Green Schools

On Sept. 27, 2014, Green Technologies Dubai, a USGBC Education Partner, carried the message of environmental protection to St. Anthony’s Maha Vidyalaya School, Allogaollewa, in rural Sri Lanka....

Published on 12 Nov 2014 Written by Nora Knox Posted in Center for Green Schools

Do you want to learn about creative strategies for success and to take home real-life tools that can transform schools?

Attend the Green Schools National Conference to be a part of the largest gathering of K-12 green...

Published on 10 Nov 2014 Written by Renee Daigneault Posted in Center for Green Schools

The San Diego Green Building Council (SDGBC) and Balfour Beatty Construction recently partnered with John J. Montgomery Elementary School in Chula Vista, CA, to host the 3rd annual Green Apple Day of Service

On Saturday,...

Published on 03 Nov 2014 Written by Rachel Gutter Posted in Center for Green Schools

The end of the year is almost here, and the Center for Green Schools is excited to recognize the “Best of Green Schools” 2014 leaders: people, schools, campuses and organizations making a big difference in their...

Published on 28 Oct 2014 Written by Jenny Wiedower Posted in Center for Green Schools

Are you interested in a snapshot of the work that the Center for Green Schools has accomplished in the first half of 2014?

We’ve just published our 2014 Midyear Report Card, our semi-annual check-in on progress we’...

Load more articles