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8th Annual Green Schools Summit a Success!

Posted by Tammy Thornton on April 14, 2015
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We were engaged and inspired from keynote speakers, panel presenters and exhibitors from near and far. Thank you Virendra Rawat, Raymond Francis, Lynne Cherry, David Lustick for your inspiring keynote addresses.
A special thank you to our sponsors: PlanetAid, Conserve School, Whole Foods Market, Eco-Schools USA and to Boston University for housing our Summit this year. What an amazing venue!
And thank you once again to everyone who was able to attend our Summit and make it the success that it was.
Click to see photos of the Summit
All photos courtesy of Cheryl Rosen Photography 

 


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Will your environmental students GRADUATE from National Green Schools Society?

Posted by Tammy Thornton on April 13, 2015
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NGSS-Final whiteongreenYour environmentally engaged 2015 GRADUATES can apply for special recognition from National Green Schools Society and receive a certificate of service and an honor stole to wear at graduation.

Graduates must provide documentation that shows 100 hours (or more) of environmental community service, environmental education activities, project-based learning, and work with a community partner such as through an internship. Graduates must complete an online form that includes a student profile, project or activity description, service hour tracking sheet and an essay.

Students in elementary, middle school, and high school can also apply to receive a certificate for team or individual environmental service projects if they have achieved at least 20 hours of environmental service this school year. Students should complete the online form.

DEADLINE: MAY 10, 2015

If you have any questions, please contact Maureen Aylward, Director of Students and Schools, 978-290-1507;maureen.aylward@projectgreenschools.org.

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