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Go back to school and go green this fall as a volunteer with #USGBC’s Connect the Dots program! https://t.co/uVJ28Vq5Py

Go back to school and go green this fall as a volunteer with #USGBC’s Connect the Dots program! https://t.co/uVJ28Vq5Py

The Connect the Dots program challenges K-12 schools across the Washington, D.C., Maryland and Virginia regions to develop and implement the most creative, effective, no or low cost sustainable practices for their schools. The program aims to increase environmental stewardship, strengthen community outreach, encourage creativity, and complement curriculum development. Participating schools can target projects that aim to lower operating maintenance costs; improve indoor air quality; conserve natural resources, and more! Schools are matched with volunteer mentors to help guide project development and implementation. Projects will be registered as part of USGBC’s annual Green Apple Day of Service campaign to access additional funding and project planning resources. The schools that most effectively meet this challenge are awarded for their achievements at a ceremony around E...

Full article: https://www.usgbc.org/articles/connect-dots-green-schools...

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