It’s not often that a school district has $1 million to put towards improvements for school sustainability. It’s even less often that the students themselves get to choose what the money gets used for. But that was the case in the Sacramento City Unified School District’s (SCUSD) 2nd annual Project Green contest.
Team Marine, the champs who completed a their landmark study of the plastic bag ban in Santa Monica, was recently featured in an original documentary short by Jeneene Chatowsky about plastic pollution.
Did you know that enough solar energy reaches the Earth each hour that, if we could harness it all, we could power the world for a year?Have you ever wondered how much of that solar radiation you could capture in your own town for electricity? The students at Concord Carlisle High School in Concord, MA wondered just that.
Las Vegas and Henderson students are getting serious about recycling thanks to a newly formed collaboration. The Clark County School District (CCSD), the Alliance for Climate Education (ACE), the City of Henderson, Republic Services, and other local organizations created the Green Ambassadors Program to engage students on recycling awareness and develop environmental stewardship.