Stories

Uganda: The Latest Edition of “Where in the World is Grades of Green?”

Here at Grades of Green, we’re very grateful for technology, like Skype, that allows us to communicate with schools all …

National Drive Electric Week Los Angeles

Did you know that between 2011-2016, nearly 50% of plug-in electric vehicles sales in the US were in California? Chances …

Catching up with Grades of Green Youth Corps Alumni Alex

Nothing makes our day more than hearing from our Grades of Green Alumni! This summer we were thrilled to catch …

Join the Green Apple Day of Service Movement

Between August 2017 and May 2018, parents, teachers, students, companies, and local organizations from around the world will unite to …

How To Ban Polystyrene At Your School

Polystyrene, another name for Styrofoam, is a petroleum-based plastic that has become an environmental concern in many cities. Learn more …

Our First School in Mozambique

Grades of Green is excited to announce that we are now working with our first school in Mozambique: Guludo Primary …

Water Bottle Filling Station Grants Available to Schools in Los Angeles County, CA

Did you know the production of disposable water bottles uses 17 million barrels of oil a year? Purchasing water bottle …

Greening Your Back To School Supplies

With Summer 17’ beginning to wind down, now is the best time to start you back to school shopping. Unfortunately, …

Top Tips To Go Green Back-To-School

We hope you have all been enjoying summer 2017, soaking up the sun, and relaxing from the last year. As …

California Gains Victory in Environmental Literacy

Put your eco-literacy to the test! Are the following statements true or false? 1. If everyone in the world lived …

Grades of Green Educates Students at the Expo Center

School may be out, but Grades of Green never takes a break from carrying out its mission to inspire and …

Manhattan Beach Sun Highlights Youth Corps Native Garden Project

At the beginning of the 2016-2017 school year, Metropolitan Water District provided a grant to Grades of Green which helped …