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
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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Aug
01

Educator Training with Washington Green Schools, October 25th

Save the date for our fall educator training! This year, the training is after the Student Summit . At the Summit, your students will define their goals and ideas for environment and sustainability action projects for the school year. At the Educator Training, get the tips, tools, resources, and support you need to help your students reach their go...
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Jun
22

Farm to Fork: a preview of new standard-aligned lessons

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In early June, Clark County Green Schools and the Master Composter/Recycler program partnered to present during the Farm to Fork field trip at the Heritage Farm. Farm to Fork is a program that allows students to go to the farm on a field trip and spend time at different stations, learning about various aspects of our food system, agriculture, and n...
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