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Overview: How to Green Existing Schools

Listen to the web training (7 minutes)
Download the How to Green Existing Schools Companion Guide

This module provides an overview of comprehensive sustainability planning for a school or school district.

Contributor: Tim Cole of Virginia Beach City Schools.

Water Management

Listen to the web training (7 minutes and 30 seconds)
Download the Water Management Companion Guide

This module will help you to begin planning a water management program for your school or school district.

Contributors: Nikolai Kaestner of San Francisco Unified School District and Jeff Haberstroh of Boerne Independent School District

Materials and Sustainable Purchasing

Listen to the web training (6 minutes and 30 seconds)
Download the Materials and Sustainable Purchasing Companion Guide

This module will help you to begin planning a materials and sustainable purchasing program for your school or school district.

Contributors: Carol Stroup of Hillsboro School District and Nancy Bond and Elaine Hoyt of Portland Public Schools

Green Cleaning

Listen to the web training (7 minutes and 30 seconds)
Download the Green Cleaning Companion Guide

This module will help you to begin planning a green cleaning program for your school or school district.

Contributors: Dianne Jones of Montgomery County Public Schools, Carol Stroup of Hillsboro School District and Nikolai Kaestner of San Francisco Unified School District

Energy Management

Listen to the web training (8 minutes)
Download the Energy Management Companion Guide

This module will help you to begin planning an energy management program for your school or school district.

Contributors: Les Pace of Tulsa Public Schools, Zane Foraker of Knox County Schools and Kimberly Wright and Victoria Brunn of Manteca Unified School District

Tools to Green Existing Schools

View Tools to Green Existing Schools (8 minutes and 30 seconds)

This module identifies and explains free tools to assist in greening schools, including ENERGY STAR Portfolio Manager, the Green Existing Schools Toolkit, and the LEED certification process.

Contributor: Suzanne Hearther, consultant with Pasco County Schools

Transportation

Listen to the web training (8 minutes)
Download the Transportation Companion Guide

This module will help you to begin planning a green transportation management program for your school or school district.

Contributor: Vickie Jacobsen, parent at Washington Elementary in Evanston, Illinois

Indoor Environmental Quality

Listen to the web training (9 minutes)
Download the Indoor Environmental Quality Companion Guide

This module will help you begin planning a program to promote indoor environmental quality at your school or school district.

Contributors: Brian Kasher of Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools and Tiffany Delcour of the Recovery School District of Louisiana

Recycling and Waste Management

Listen to the web training (9 minutes)
Download the Recycling and Waste Management Companion Guide

This module will help you begin planning a waste management program that reduces the amount of trash generated at your school or school district.

Contributors: Suzanne Hearther, consultant with Pasco County Schools and Carol Stroup of Hillsboro School District

Groundskeeping

Listen to the web training (6 minutes)
Download the Groundskeeping Companion Guide

The focus of this training module is to outline a process for developing and implementing an effective green groundskeeping program at your school or school district.