News from Green Schools

Current Green Schools news, articles and information
Mar
08

AmeriCorps Week

AmeriCorps Week
Have your students heard about AmeriCorps ? It's a national employment program that pairs young Americans with service opportunities. It is a great way for high school or college graduates to gain real world job experience while giving back to their communities. The program provides a strong support network and an educational scholarship....
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Mar
07

April Climate Change Training for Teachers

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Our partner, Washington Green Schools, has more professional development opportunities for teachers in Clark County , at no cost to you! Washington Green Schools and ESD 112 are offering new climate change related enrichment programming for teachers to utilize in their classroom. Check out the details below, and stay tuned for m...
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Mar
05

Free LED's for schools from Clark Public Utilities

Free LED's for schools from Clark Public Utilities
We have some exciting news from our friends at Clark Public Utilities!  Just in time for St. Patrick's Day, Clark Public Utilities is helping schools be a little greener while helping them save some green at the same time.  The utility is offering free 60 watt-equivalent, dimmable LED bulbs to schools across Clark County. Perfect for a te...
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Feb
22

Washington Green Schools offers Climate Change education training

Th is March, ESD 112 and Washington Green Schools are hosting some educational opportunities for teachers that want to learn more about how to utilize climate change phenomenon in classroom settings. They will explore current research and make connections to local climate change impacts. Both these training have limited openings and provi...
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Feb
19

Milk Dispenser pilot: Columbia Valley Elementary

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​ On January 28 th , Clark County Green Schools launched our third milk dispenser pilot project at Evergreen Public School's Columbia Valley Elementary! Funded through the Washington State Department of Ecology's Local Solid Waste Financial Assistance program, Columbia Valley's new dispenser and washable cups will help reduce their cafeteria waste....
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