News and Updates
Students at the sixth annual Student Climate & Conservation Congress brainstorm with some of the country's top environmental thinkers.This year's contingent of visitors included 110 students from 30 states and nine countries — Brazil, Colombia, France, Nepal, Peru, Somalia, Singapore, Togo and Ukraine — plus 40 faculty members.
The event will be opened by Plastik Tidak Fantastik Festival, a student-led festival in effort to ban plastic from the island of Bali.
On April 21, 2014, 250 students from 14 middle schools came together for a day of hands-on education and networking to make their schools--and communities-- a “greener” place.
Earth Day, 4/22/14: The entire school district joins the GSA as part of an effort to reduce energy consumption and make sustainability a national priority.
The Riverkeeper Sweep connects volunteers from schools and other groups to dozens of shoreline cleanups, tree-plantings and other service projects. It is the signature New York event in the Waterkeeper Alliance SPLASH Series event.
Rising 9th-12th grade student leaders can become U.S. Green School Fellows and train with world-renown experts at the prestigious Sc3 Congress.
School-hosted GSAx Conferences, Resource Fairs, and Workshops build local networks and connect schools with resources to meet their sustainability goals.
The Green Schools Renewable Energy Purchasing Consortium is aggregating purchasing power to buy green energy at the lowest price.
The Green Cup Challenge® invites all K-12 schools to measure/reduce campus energy use, improve recycling and waste reduction programs, and promote water conservation.