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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 ...

Published on 24 Mar 2016 Written by Jaime Van Mourik Posted in Center for Green Schools

Spring is a favorite time of year for me. It’s Cherry Blossom season in Washington, D.C., residents are coming out of hibernation, the city is buzzing with activities and visitors—and my colleagues in higher education and sustainability are gathering in Baltimore for the annual...

Published on 23 Mar 2016 Written by Aline Peterson Posted in Center for Green Schools

The 2016 State of Our Schools: America’s K–12 Facilities report shows that the nation faces a projected annual shortfall of $46 billion in school funding, despite significant effort on the part...

Published on 22 Mar 2016 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in Center for Green Schools

This year’s Green Schools Conference and Expo features ...

Published on 22 Mar 2016 Written by Amanda Sawit Posted in Center for Green Schools

The annual Second Nature Climate Leadership Awards, presented in partnership with USGBC’s Center for Green Schools,...

Published on 21 Mar 2016 Written by Christina Huynh Posted in Center for Green Schools

Connect with a community of professionals passionate about healthier, higher-performing schools during the 2016 Green Schools Conference and Expo (GSCE), taking place later this month in Pittsburgh. 

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