03 Aug '13, 3pm

#greenschools Honoring our 2013 Trailblazing Teachers | U.S. Green Building Council

This week, the Center for Green Schools honored 10 teachers who are leading the way in environmental education. Our brand new "Trailblazing Teacher" award aims to honor teachers across the country who are working to bring sustainable learning into the classroom and their students' lives. We were flooded for applications for this award, and were humbled by the incredible work educators are undertaking to introduce creative ways to incorporate environmental components into their classrooms and curriculums. This year’s awardees received $250 to advance sustainability efforts already in place, through the purchase of instructional equipment, curricular materials, event-related or field trip-related items or similar expenditures.These 10 winning educators are just the first group of award recipients. We look forward to growing a network across the country, made up of stellar ed...

Full article: http://www.usgbc.org/articles/honoring-our-2013-trailblaz...

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