March 2017

31

Mar

Grades of Green’s Spring 2017 Honor Roll

We want to congratulate all of the Grades of Green schools that received their Grades of Green Certification this year. …

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31

Mar

Best Practices for Green School Assemblies

Green school assemblies offer a fun, and exciting approach to environmental education, and students will love these assemblies! Students will …

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30

Mar

TreePeople Blog Recognizes Grades of Green School, ViewPoint

Viewpoint School, a participant in the Grades of Green 2016-2017 Trash Free Lunch Challenge has been recognized by TreePeople Blog …

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30

Mar

Best Practices For Green Field Trips

Check out these tips on fostering a green field trip for your school. First, find a volunteer (either a parent, student …

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30

Mar

Best Publicity Practices

There is nothing like some positive publicity to inspire and empower your school to keep up its environmental efforts! You …

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30

Mar

Best Fundraising Practices

You may have found that many Grades of Green Activities cost nothing to implement. However, some Grades of Green Activities …

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30

Mar

Best Practices For Grants and Awards

If you’ve implemented any Grades of Green Activities or you are planning to implement one, applying for grants and awards …

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30

Mar

Congratulations 2016-2017 Trash Free Lunch Challenge Winners

Grades of Green is proud to announce the grand prize winners of the 6th annual Trash Free Lunch Challenge! After …

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28

Mar

Youth Corps student Joshua talks water conservation

Hi, my name is Joshua, and I am a part of the Grades of Green Youth Corps Eco-Leadership program. I …

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24

Mar

Youth Corps Student Clara’s Chalkboard Bonanza!

Grades of Green Youth Corps Eco- Leader Clara W. painted two chalkboard walls at American Martyrs school for her Chalkboard …

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24

Mar

Join the People’s Climate Movement!

Join the People’s Climate March on April 29th in Washington DC and across the country to stand up for our …

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23

Mar

Youth Corps student Nadia celebrates World Water Day

March 22, 2017 was World Water Day, and Grades of Green Youth Corps 3rd grader Nadia W. celebrated by educating …

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23

Mar

Five Ways to Celebrate Earth Day

Earth Day (April 22nd)  is just around the corner! Here are five ways to celebrate our planet on Earth Day …

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22

Mar

Grades of Green Founder Featured in Sunset Magazine

Shaya Kirkpatrick, one of the four Grades of Green founders, along with her husband Grant were featured in the March …

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22

Mar

Youth Corps Student Sam H Shares his Story

My name is Sam, and I have been a part of the Grades of Green Youth Corps Eco-Leadership program since …

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20

Mar

Grades of Green Presents to National Charity League

Volunteers are an integral part of Grades of Green. One volunteer group in particular, the Manhattan-Hermosa Chapter of the National …

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17

Mar

Grades of Green leads Eco Consult in Costa Rica

Grades of Green was very excited to lead our first eco-consult in Costa Rica with Ninos del Sol, a small …

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16

Mar

Youth Corps Students Tackle Trash

American science educator Bill Nye once said in his book Undeniable, “To leave the world better than you found it, …

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15

Mar

Lush Cosmetics Partners with Grades of Green

What’s better than fresh, handmade cosmetics? Fresh, handmade cosmetics that support grassroots causes for people, animals, and the environment! On …

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15

Mar

Youth Corps student Aisha leads green cleaning lesson with Earth Friendly Products

Did you know that green cleaning supplies are healthier for humans, animals, and the environment? Youth Corps Eco-Leadership program student, …

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