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Oregon Green Schools – Saving resources, one school at a time

Posted by on Sep 21, 2011 in Features

Oregon Green Schools – Saving resources, one school at a time

At schools across Oregon, students, teachers and staff are making a difference in their communities with programs to recycle, reduce waste, save energy and conserve water. Oregon Green Schools is helping with: Hands-on assistance Curriculum and funding resources Recognition and events

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Call for Newsletter Articles

Posted by on Sep 21, 2011 in Features

Call for Newsletter Articles

As the school year begins, we hope you will be sending us news of your Green School – plans for Fall, or new projects, hints or how-to’s. We encourage articles from students – tell us how you feel about working in a Green Team. Photos must be jpgs and of medium size. Send articles and photos to cathy@oregongreenschools.org. Download Current Newsletter

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Check out this cool recycling DVD!

Posted by on Sep 21, 2011 in Features

Check out this cool recycling DVD!

Check out this cool recycling DVD! Titled “Saving Little Pieces of Our Earth — Your Curbside Recycling Journey,” this new 13-minute DVD explains what happens to recyclables once they leave the curb and how they are processed into new items. Several Oregon Green Schools Regional Coordinators were responsible for its creation! To obtain your own copy, contact: Oregon DEQ, Solid Waste Section,  (503) 229-6724 or 1-800-452-4011 x 6724

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2012 Oregon Green Schools Summit

Posted by on Sep 21, 2011 in Features

2012 Oregon Green Schools Summit

2012 Oregon Green Schools Summit Place: Eugene Faith Center Eugene, OR Monday April 9, 2012  8:15 am – 3:00pm Once again, Oregon Green Schools Association is hosting a Summit for certified Green, Merit and Premier schools — a day of learning, of sharing experience and stories, and celebrating our accomplishments.Attendees return to their schools energized, invigorated, full of ideas and inspired to implement what they have learned. IT’S A DAY YOU WON’T WANT TO MISS! Registration will open February 9th and close when 335 eligible students and accompanying adults have...

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