The Easiest Way to Increase Money in the Classroom

The Easiest Way to Increase Money in the Classroom

Whether you’re a teacher, principal or parent volunteer, one of the biggest concerns is ensuring each classroom has the necessary supplies to provide students with a great learning experience. Countless hours are spent each year conducting fundraisers, asking… Read More

Local Leaders of the 21st Century

The Local Leaders of the 21st Century is a new program for high school students through the Go Green Initiative. Thanks to a grant from Pleasanton Garbage Service, it is being piloted at Amador Valley High School in… Read More

School Spotlight: Bishop O’Dowd High School

It’s not easy to be chosen as a U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon School, but Bishop O’Dowd high school in Oakland, CA is no ordinary educational institution. According to its mission statement, “Bishop O’Dowd High School seeks… Read More

Environmental Education and the Pope’s Encyclical

When I founded the Go Green Initiative back in 2002, I saw myself as more of a child advocate than an environmentalist. The human health impact of pollution, and the break-neck speed at which our world is consuming… Read More

Campaign For Environmental Literacy

The Campaign for Environmental Literacy coordinates advocacy campaigns for programs which will restore or expand the federal investment in environmental education. There first two campaigns in 2005 successfully restored $15 million in funding for the only two federal grant-making programs specified… Read More

Cloud Institute

This organization can help your school and community start developing a more sustainable future:

The Collaborative for High Performance Schools

The Collaborative for High Performance Schools (CHPS) is leading a national movement to improve student performance and the entire educational experience by building the best possible schools. On this episode of Go Green Radio, we were joined by the… Read More

The GGI Planning Guide

The Go Green PlanningGuide is a free pdf you can download that will help you create a Go Green Team, and walk you through the step-by-step process of creating your own campus goals for “going green.”