Category Archives: sustainable transportation

How to Participate in I Ride Green during National Green Week 2013

With only three short weeks left until the kickoff of National Green Week 2013, we want to take time to share resources and idea for each of our sustainability themes. Don’t forget that any week (or day) can be your … 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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Get Involved in the Green Apple Day of Service!

The Green Apple Day of Service on Sept. 29, 2012 is an opportunity for you to highlight the important work your organization does to create healthy and sustainable learning places. Service projects are already planned and registered at schools across the country and … Continue reading

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Grants Available for Pollution Monitoring

Citizen Scientist… it has a nice ring to it, doesn’t it? The Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is looking to hire a squad of New York based citizen scientist, made up of  individuals, organizations, schools, hospitals or other groups, to gather information on … Continue reading

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Sustainable Transportation with the I Ride Green Program

Think about how often you get in your car when, in reality, you could probably walk the short distance.  Each day, Americans travel approximately 15 million miles in car trips, each of which is less than a ½ mile.  These … Continue reading

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The Sound of Sustainable Travel

There’s something about a train whistle that makes me stop what I’m doing to look up over the tops of trees, toward where the sound is coming from. That sound, riding easy on the air, tugs at me every time, … Continue reading

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