10 Nov '17, 3pm

From USGBC: Teach environmental literacy with Green Apple Day of Service

Youth who are educated about sustainability and the environment help move us toward a society that considers the environmental impact of its everyday actions. Additionally, today’s younger generations must be literate in sustainability to compete in the growing green job market. Green Apple Day of Service is a great way to start implementing sustainability education in a school. See our tips on how to educate for environmental and sustainability literacy as a Green Apple project. Take a look at how these inspiring 2016 projects in Mexico implemented their ideas: Green building education at Instituto Mater Bioconstrucción , a green construction company in Mexico, dedicated a day to educating students and staff of Instituto Mater in Nuevo León about sustainability. The company was invited by the school to offer instruction on sustainable practices, such as identifying effici...

Full article: https://www.usgbc.org/articles/teach-environmental-litera...

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