Goals:

  • Position schools as the epicenters for sustainability so that future generations will not see sustainability as an option, but a way of life
  • Serve as a collaborative forum to assist teachers in greening their schools
  • Create a healthier learning environment for schools, and foster workforce preparation for green collar careers
  • Directly supports the three pillars of the Green Ribbon Schools award program

Objectives:

  • Create sustainability Instructional Designs
  • Use the School Building as a teaching tool
  • Integrate existing school content, 21st century skills, and state & national education standards into instructional designs
  • Connect schools with green industry partners, environmental and government organizations