25 Sep '14, 8pm

Green Apple Day of Service: Bettering schools for the people inside them #wherewelearnmatters

Green Apple Day of Service: Bettering schools for the people inside them #wherewelearnmatters

To call school important is a serious understatement. It’s where roughly a quarter of all Americans spend their days. It’s a place to mold minds and shape behaviors, which makes it the ideal place to not only raise awareness about energy efficiency and environmental sustainability, but to implement practices that can become habits and create the next generation of sustainability leaders. That is precisely why the Center for Green Schools ' Green Apple Day of Service is so important to United Technologies . As a founding sponsor of the Center, we’re invested in the mission of putting every student in a green school within this generation. We understand the benefits that goal could achieve. This isn’t about efficiencies gained at the bricks and mortar level, it’s about our students and teachers and their health and productivity. A study in Denmark found the average performan...

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