The Green Schools Alliance seeks to remove obstacles for all schools to participate. Therefore, membership in the Green Schools Alliance is FREE, based only on a commitment of environmental leadership.
A school joining the GSA at the Climate Steward level pledges to calculate their school’s carbon footprint by establishing an energy and carbon emissions baseline, and Achieve carbon reductions over time.
Some schools choose to join at the Climate Champion level, pledging to reduce their school’s carbon footprint by at least 30% within 5 years, and achieve Carbon Neutrality by 2020.
Schools are hosting GSAx Conferences, Resource Fairs, and Workshops in their communities to build networks and connect schools with resources to meet their sustainability goals.
GSA's on-line collection of essays written by staff and school that explore the challenges and opportunities schools face in their efforts to green their campus and curriculum.
What's Going On? Share your Student Club achievements with others. Build and maintain a searchable profile page for your Club and locate other Clubs near you. VISIT THE DIRECTORY to find other clubs or students with similar goals in your community or region.
You no longer need to be in a silo! GSA Member Schools have acess to our Peer-2-Peer Network to find their conterparts in other schools. The Peer-2-Peer Network supports ALL members of the school community to share their interests, expertise and experience, and facilitate collaboration.
"Teachers open the door, but you must enter by yourself."
- Chinese Proverb
"One small voice can teach the world a song."
"Do or do not. There is no try."