• SOO_NationalActionPlan
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    National Action Plan for Educating for Sustainability

    Recommendations for enhancing formal education in the U.S. so that all students graduate educated for a sustainable future by 2040.

  • Green Existing Schools Project Management Guide
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    Green Existing Schools Project Management Guide

    Provides guidance, best practices, policy and planning templates to assist school officials in seeking LEED for Existing Buildings: O&M certification.

  • Green Existing Schools Implementation Workbook
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    Green Existing Schools Implementation Workbook

    Focuses on the O&M best practices and sustainable policies addressed by the LEED for Existing Buildings: Operations & Maintenance rating system.

  • The Paid-From-Savings Guide to Green Existing Buildings: Executive Summary
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    Paid-From-Savings Guide to Green Existing Buildings

    The Paid-From-Savings Guide to Green Existing Buildings is a guide to help building facilities managers and energy service companies (ESCOs) leverage utility cost savings to fund comprehensive green building retrofits. The resource provides detailed information on how to aggregate green improvement measures to optimize project economics and achieve LEED for Existing Buildings: Operations & Maintenance certification.

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    Powering Down: A Toolkit for Behavior-Based Efficiency in K-12 Schools

    This report examines five public schools that have reduced their electricity use by an astonishing 20 to 37 percent through successful behavior-based strategies. The strategies they have employed are synthesized into a “how-to” toolkit for schools everywhere

  • Building Minds, Minding Buildings
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    Building Minds, Minding Buildings

    Our union's roadmap to green and sustainable schools, by the American Federation of Teachers.