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Big Apple Goes Green with White Roofs : Discovery News

Big Apple Goes Green with White Roofs : Discovery News | Green Schools | Scoop.it
NYC painters are changing the color of rooftops on 20 buildings in Lower East Side Manhattan, hoping to start a cooler trend.
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Keeping Kids Healthy in School | HealthCare.gov

Keeping Kids Healthy in School | HealthCare.gov | Green Schools | Scoop.it
We all hope children will work hard in school, get good grades and succeed in their education. But, like all of us, kids get sick. And we know that if kids aren’t healthy then kids cannot learn.
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BREAKING: Vote Today to Repeal Light Bulb Efficiency Standards

BREAKING: Vote Today to Repeal Light Bulb Efficiency Standards | Green Schools | Scoop.it
The U.S. House is expected to vote TODAY on a bill to repeal energy efficiency standards for light bulbs--standards that save consumers $12 billion a year and reduce pollution.
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Does Your School Cafeteria Serve Real Local Food? « Friday Free-For-All « Mom-amo

Does Your School Cafeteria Serve Real Local Food? « Friday Free-For-All « Mom-amo | Green Schools | Scoop.it
How much do you think about the food served in your kids’ school lunches? If you’ve never thought about it before, Heather Nelson would like you to start.
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New Incentives Promote ‘Green’ School Construction | Shasta Builders' Exchange eBulletin

New Incentives Promote ‘Green’ School Construction | Shasta Builders' Exchange eBulletin | Green Schools | Scoop.it
Approval of Regulations and Creation of a Streamlined Process (Sacramento)— The Department of General Services announced that new regulations recently took...
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Lessons in Self-Reliance: Middlebury College students compete in 2011 Solar ... - BurlingtonFreePress.com

Lessons in Self-Reliance: Middlebury College students compete in 2011 Solar ... - BurlingtonFreePress.com | Green Schools | Scoop.it
Lessons in Self-Reliance: Middlebury College students compete in 2011 Solar ...BurlingtonFreePress.comMiddlebury College student Casey Peterson (left) and graduate Alex Jopek works on the siding for a solar house for the Solar Decathlon, a...
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Green thumb teens build school gardens in East Oakland – Oakland ...

Green thumb teens build school gardens in East Oakland – Oakland ... | Green Schools | Scoop.it
Youth Greening Oakland (YGO) is an eight-week “earn and learn” summer program that hires teenagers to work in urban gardening projects while also learning about environmental justice and food sustainability issues.
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Empowering students to help households save energy - eco-business.com

Empowering students to help households save energyeco-business.comFollowing the audits, these students will propose and implement an energy saving solution and monitor the selected residents' progress over a period of three months.
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Job Corps to adopt green curriculum, land stewardship training

Job Corps to adopt green curriculum, land stewardship training | Green Schools | Scoop.it
Job Corps to adopt green curriculum, land stewardship training #GoodIdea?
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