Greening Your School
- Eco-Schools USA is an International Green School program run by the National Wildlife Federation in the United States. This comprehensive program provides a seven step framework that can guide schools through school sustainability plans and action items. Once the schools accomplish seven steps, which are mostly included in required School Sustainability Plans, schools can receive recognition at three award levels: Bronze, Silver and Green Flag. Find out more and fill out the registration form here.
- The U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools (ED-GRS) recognition award honors schools and districts that are exemplary in reducing environmental impact and costs; improving the health and wellness of students and staff; and providing effective environmental and sustainability education, which incorporates STEM, civic skills and green career pathways. Check out the requirements for applying here.