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Published on 17 Apr 2015 Written by Rachel Gutter Posted in Center for Green Schools

Imagine the possibilities: millions of teachers equipped and empowered to engage their students in learning that fosters individual happiness and global sustainability. It’s not pie-in-the-sky, and with your participation, we can make it a reality.

Today, the Center for Green...

Published on 16 Apr 2015 Written by Janet Fick Posted in Center for Green Schools

Ball State currently has nine LEED certified buildings, with three more anticipating certification. All are (or hopefully, will be) certified under LEED-NC...

Published on 10 Apr 2015 Written by Lisa Laney Posted in Center for Green Schools

It is an amazing time to live in Ohio and an even more amazing time to work in the K-12 public facility sector. I am a public servant who administers a sustainability program that saves taxpayer dollars and provides extraordinary benefits to our biggest asset, our children. I serve as the...

Published on 09 Apr 2015 Written by Patricia Andrasik Posted in Center for Green Schools

In the heart of Washington, D.C., the Catholic University of America (CUA) is the proving ground for a new approach to multidisciplinary education. Since the university has no designated sustainability office or officer,...

Published on 09 Apr 2015 Written by MIchele Curreri Posted in Center for Green Schools

According to a recent study conducted by the U.S. Department of Education, nearly a third of public schools were rated to have poor or fair building systems, including HVAC systems, demonstrating a need for modern, well-maintained and...

Published on 06 Apr 2015 Written by Anisa Baldwin Met... Posted in Center for Green Schools

This year’s National Health Schools Day will take place on April 7, coinciding with Public Health Week, and will encourage communities to rally around their schools to make them healthier places for their valuable occupants...

Published on 02 Apr 2015 Written by Kate Nelson Posted in Center for Green Schools

Making the invisible, visible… and valuable.

The view from here is good. After five plus years in the stacks of facility plans surrounded by crisis-driven tradesmen and women, the University of Wisconsin-...

Published on 31 Mar 2015 Written by Anisa Baldwin Met... Posted in Center for Green Schools

Over the past four years, the Department of Education’s Green Ribbon Schools Award (ED-Green Ribbon Schools) has united the national green schools movement with a universal set of criteria....

Published on 26 Mar 2015 Written by Marie Laule Posted in Center for Green Schools

During the 2014-2015 academic year, 22 students from the University of California, Santa Barbara (UCSB) are participating in a multi-term LEED® Labcourse,...

Published on 24 Mar 2015 Written by Anisa Baldwin Met... Posted in Center for Green Schools

Over the past four years, the Department of Education’s Green Ribbon Schools Award (ED-Green Ribbon Schools) has united the national green schools movement with a universal set of criteria....

Published on 23 Mar 2015 Written by Mayda Colon Posted in Center for Green Schools

USGBC Wyoming Chapter volunteer Mayda Colón is leading a partnership in Casper, engaging elementary school students with the design-build process and bringing a much needed garden to the community. Partners include ...

Published on 16 Mar 2015 Written by Anisa Baldwin Met... Posted in Center for Green Schools

Over the past four years, the Department of Education’s Green Ribbon Schools Award (ED-Green Ribbon Schools) has united the national green schools movement with a universal set of criteria. These...

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