Monthly Archives: November 2012

National Green Week – Spotlight on the Sustainable Water Challenge

The average American uses about 100 gallons of water a day! Yikes! This is substantially more than any other country, a factor that is contributing to the significant stress on our nation’s water resources.  Just a few days ago, the … Continue reading

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Today is World Toilet Day!

Every year on November 19 the world gathers together in an international day of action aimed at breaking the taboo around toilets and draw attention to the global sanitation challenge. Did you know that 1.1 billion people around the world … Continue reading

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National Green Week – Spotlight on the Green Energy Challenge

The U.S. Department of Energy estimates that schools could save up to 50% of their energy costs by adopting fairly simple energy-saving measures and renovations. Some estimates suggest that a 25% reduction in energy costs would save $1.5 billion! Not … Continue reading

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National Green Week – Spotlight on the I Ride Green Sustainability Theme

National Green Week, the largest K-12 sustainability education campaign in history, is kicking off February 4-8. Are you ready? Be sure to sign up today (it’s free!) to be entered to win reusable water bottles for a classroom. When you sign up, … Continue reading

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The Deadline to Win $100 and Cabot Cheese is November 30!

It’s not too late and your chances of winning are good! There’s plenty of time to enter the raffle to win Cabot cheddar cheeses and $100 to put toward healthy snacks for your classroom. To join the fun, simply conduct … Continue reading

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