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Published on 02 May 2016 Written by Jesse McElwain Posted in Center for Green Schools

As of May 1, you can be a USGBC Student just by signing up and telling us! Any student, from anywhere around the globe, can become a USGBC Student. What does that mean? It means you get to showcase the knowledge, skills and credentials that will jump-start your careers. It means you get a...

Published on 28 Apr 2016 Posted in Center for Green Schools

The Climate Leadership Awards are presented by USGBC’s Center for Green Schools and...

Published on 27 Apr 2016 Written by Faye Gao Posted in Center for Green Schools

Earlier this month, the Energy Focus team had the unique opportunity to participate in the Green...

Published on 26 Apr 2016 Posted in Center for Green Schools

The 2016 Best of Green Schools Awards, presented at the Green Schools Conference and Expo earlier this month, recognize the people, schools, campuses and organizations that...

Published on 25 Apr 2016 Posted in Center for Green Schools

This article, which discusses Learning Lab as one of several programs to help kids can learn about the environment, was originally published on Education Week...

Published on 22 Apr 2016 Written by Sara Teaster Posted in Center for Green Schools

Pittsburgh, host city of the 2016 Green Schools Conference, was the perfect example of the power of “greening.” Mayor William Peduto welcomed the 2016 conference attendees by sharing his city’s story of renewal...

Published on 20 Apr 2016 Posted in Center for Green Schools

Nominations are now open for the 2016 Climate Leadership Awards, presented by USGBC’s Center for Green Schools and...

Published on 13 Apr 2016 Written by ANN WAHINYA Posted in Center for Green Schools

Ann Wahinya is the program coordinator for the Determined, Resilient, Empowered, AIDS-Free, Mentored and Safe (DREAMS) program, which is implemented by Global Communities in the informal settlements of Nairobi. ...

Published on 01 Apr 2016 Written by Rick Fedrizzi Posted in Center for Green Schools

This article was previously published on the Pittsburgh Post-Gazette website as "The greening of Pittsburgh: Next up, schools" on March 24, 2016...

Published on 01 Apr 2016 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in Center for Green Schools

The Best of Green Schools awards were announced yesterday at the opening plenary of the Green Schools Conference and Expo in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, a culmination of thoughtful planning, investment, collaboration and...

Published on 31 Mar 2016 Written by Jenny Wiedower Posted in Center for Green Schools

Today, USGBC unveils Learning Lab, an online education platform for K–12 teachers to find a robust selection of sustainability curricula. Learning Lab provides teachers and school leaders with comprehensive, project- and STEM-based curriculum (...

Published on 28 Mar 2016 Posted in Center for Green Schools

This article was originally published on the Green Schools National Network blog as “LEEDing by Example: Conference Keynote has Passion for Green, Healthy, and Sustainable Schools” Read the ...

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