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Overview: How to Green Existing Schools Download

Listen to the web training (21 minutes)

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 Download

Listen to the web training (27 minutes)

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 Download

Listen to the web training (32 minutes)

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 Download

Listen to the web training (37 minutes)

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 Download

Listen to the web training (38 minutes)

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 (24 mins)

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 Download

Listen to the web training (29 minutes)

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 Download

Listen to the web training (38 minutes)

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 Download

Listen to the web training (30 minutes)

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 (18 minutes)

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.