Kaley is originally from Clark County, and returned after earning degrees in biology and environmental studies from the University of Washington. She has worked with various environmental education programs, both public and private, doing volunteer management, marketing and outreach, and event coordination. Kaley can often be found at the dog park..., paddle-boarding, or photographing wildlife while on adventures with her husband and rescue dog. More
Jan
14

Schedule an NGSS/CCSS-aligned activity!

Schedule an NGSS/CCSS-aligned activity!
​ Clark County Green Schools has worked to take the in-class and field experiences we offer and align them to formal learning standards: Next Generation Science Standards (NGSS) and Common Core State Standards (CCSS) in English language arts/literacy and math. Our goal is to help teachers provide students with engaging, interesting learning ex...
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Dec
19

"These students inspired us." - Taking action with Camas students

"These students inspired us." - Taking action with Camas students
The students planted 90 trees which will intercept over 5,100 gallons of stormwater and reduce atmospheric carbon by 990 pounds in their first year, while they are still relatively small seedlings! These benefits will only increase as the trees grow. (Find out what benefits you're getting from trees at your school using the calculator here! ) ​ Whi...
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Dec
05

Cart to Compost - new video!

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Contamination is anything that goes into the "wrong" bin, like putting food into the recycling bin or a juice box into the food waste cart. ​ ​One of the things Clark County Green Schools does is help schools reduce waste by providing tools and education for proper recycling and food composting in cafeterias. That sounds simple, but when you have h...
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Nov
02

Educators Gain Practical Skills at Oct. 25 Training

Educators Gain Practical Skills at Oct. 25 Training
On October 25, educators from more than 15 schools in Clark County gathered to learn from Washington Green Schools , community partners, and each other, about how to lead a Green Team to greatness! They learned more about the Washington Green Schools certification process, including new resources from WAGS that will help educators involve students ...
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Sep
11

We're now on Facebook!

We're now on Facebook!
While we've often shared Green Schools news, updates, and school stories on the social media pages for Clark County Public Health (the department Green Schools is in) and Clark County Green (Clark County Green Neighbors), we've decided that your work as Clark County Green Schools is too great not have it's own page! So we created a Facebook page wh...
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