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March 2013

Published on March 30, 2013 Written by Selina Holmes Posted in LEED

Thirteen years ago, on March 30, 2000, LEED went from being an idea to a fully functioning rating system. Who could have known that this idea would turn into a global green building movement, with more than 1.5 million square feet of LEED space certifying every day? Who would have imagined that the program would grow to include...

Published on March 29, 2013 Written by Jacob Kriss Posted in Media
Former Chicago Mayor Richard Daley. Credit: via Flickr

Here's our weekly collection of green building clips:

How to Build a Green City, The Wall Street Journal. The Journal interviewed former Chicago Mayor Richard Daley on what cities must do to create sustainable infrastructure....

Published on March 29, 2013 Written by Jenny Wiedower Posted in Center for Green Schools
Conference attendees were all ears during presentations at AASA’s 2013 national

The 2013 National Conference on Education took place in Los Angeles last month and saw thousands of superintendents gather from across the country to learn, network and share, but most importantly prepare for the changing landscape of public education. The conference host...

Published on March 27, 2013 Written by Jim McGarry Posted in Center for Green Schools
EdSpace Conference. This year in San Antonio, Texas, 12/4-6, 2013.

The National School Supply and Equipment Association’s (NSSEA) EdSpaces Planning Committee met recently to plan the 2013 event taking place December 4-6 at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio, Texas. We were pleased to have Patrick Lane from USGBC’s...

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