Clark Green Schools Events

Current Green Schools news, articles and information
Trainings, Summits, and other events and learning opportunities for Clark Green Schools participants
Apr
16

Master Gardener Open School Garden Event, Saturday May 19th at River HomeLink

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​WSU's Extension's Master Gardener program has been looking for ways to support school garden coordinators and Green Team leaders. This year they began hosting Open School Garden Events at various gardens around Clark County. Last month we got the insider's tour of Illahee Elementary's garden. Teachers, Green Team leaders, parent voluntee...
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Apr
13

Healthy School Buildings: Safer Science Labs

Healthy School Buildings: Safer Science Labs
​ Do you know the environmental and health impacts of the chemicals in your classroom? In schools across Clark County, there is a wide range of science-based learning that goes on each day. Safety is paramount, and this applies to the handling of various chemicals in and out of the lab. Clark County Green Schools has some resources to help you get ...
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Feb
23

Green Gala: Green Apple Award Recipient- Ali Coker

Green Gala: Green Apple Award Recipient- Ali Coker
Last night we celebrated Clark County's community sustainability efforts at the Green Gala, held at Vancouver's historic Kiggins Theater. Ali Coker, Green Team leader for Camas High School was presented with the Green Apple award which recognizes an individual instilling environmental leadership in their school community.  Clark County Co...
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Feb
12

Green Apple Award recipient announced at the Clark County Green Gala February 22

Green Apple Award recipient announced at the Clark County Green Gala February 22
Join us for Clark County's Green Gala , a free community event celebrating sustainability efforts in Clark County and inspiring change, February 22nd from 5:30pm-7:30pm at Kiggins Theater.  The Green Apple Award will be presented, which recognizes an individual who inspires environmental change in schools. We'll also hear from Waste Not Food T...
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Jan
09

February 8th - Clark County Green Schools Winter Educator Session

February 8th - Clark County Green Schools Winter Educator Session
Please join us at the Clark County Green Schools Educator Session February 8th. This is a great opportunity for green team leaders, teachers, administrators, building operators/custodians to learn more about starting and developing a green team and more! Washington Green Schools staff will be on hand, in addition to local partners. Register HERE .