News from Green Schools

Current Green Schools news, articles and information
Nov
05

Milk dispenser launch #2: Laurin Middle School

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Clark County Green Schools launched our second milk dispenser pilot project at Battle Ground Public Schools' Laurin Middle School October 26th! With funding from Washington State Department of Ecology's Local Solid Waste Financial Assistance program, we set Laurin up with a dispenser, washable cups and everything needed to make it a succe...
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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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Oct
11

Gain Skills to Lead Your Green Team - Educator Training October 25th

Join us for the fall Educator Training with Washington Green Schools Thursday, October 25th. Take some time to get organized and get your action projects started at the Fall Educator Session. Green Team leaders at all stages find this training helpful in getting the school year off to a good start. Come with your questions and ideas. REGISTER TODAY...
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Oct
10

Recap: 2018 Green Schools Student Summit

Recap: 2018 Green Schools Student Summit
Students from schools all over Clark County convened at the 9th annual Green Schools Student Summit at Clark College on October 4th. Representatives from 23 school Green Teams came together for a day of environmental learning and inspiration. Clark County Green Schools and Washington Green Schools collaborate to presen...
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Oct
09

Tackling milk waste in cafeterias

Tackling milk waste in cafeterias
Have you ever noticed how much milk is wasted in the cafeteria? Do you see students dumping out all or most of their milk? Are cartons difficult and messy for your custodian to deal with? At Clark County Green Schools, we're working to come up with solutions to the reduce the amount of waste generated by milk served in cart...
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