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December 2012

Published on December 12, 2012 Written by Matt Pearce Posted in Center for Green Schools
Photo credit: Center for Green Schools, Andy Shelter

Last week, state legislators, educators and USGBC chapter members from Pennsylvania and the surrounding region gathered at the LEED Gold-certified Paradise Elementary School outside Lancaster for a summit to discuss the successes of the green schools movement and to share...

Published on December 3, 2012 Written by Rachel Gutter Posted in Center for Green Schools

For me, one of the highlights of Greenbuild 2012 in San Francisco was the faux show hosted by Mika Brzezinski and Joe Scarborough at the opening plenary. I was particularly struck by Biz Stone, the founder of Twitter, who came on stage and announced that “philanthropy is the new...