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U.S. now has 2,000 LEED certified schools! #greenandhealthyschools

U.S. now has 2,000 LEED certified schools! #greenandhealthyschools

The Center for Green Schools at USGBC reached a milestone in 2017: 2,000 LEED-certified schools . The accomplishment shows the huge impact that LEED has on both students and the environment. Each school provides healthy learning spaces, reduces the environmental impact made by buildings and inspires real-world lessons on sustainability. Where we learn matters, and these schools are putting the words into practice. Schools are at the center of communities, where children learn lessons vital to success in the world and people gather for events. In many places, schools are at the forefront of change. Improving school infrastructure can bring communities together by creating a source of pride, improving student performance and offering learning opportunities for sustainable practices. To honor these efforts made by schools, the Center gathered project descriptions and pictures...

Full article: https://www.usgbc.org/articles/class-2017-leedcertified-s...

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