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Grades of Green Receives Green Leadership Award from the County of Los Angeles

Grades of Green is a 2019 County of Los Angeles Green Leadership Award Winner for our students’ outstanding achievements in …

Grades of Green Commemorate #ToasttoTen with Oxen Jewelry

At VERTE 2019, Grades of Green celebrated it’s tenth Earth Day Birthday by toasting to ten incredible years of environmental …

Announcing the 2019 Waste Campaign Finalists

Grades of Green’s First Waste Campaign a Major Success This new Campaign included 80 teams from 77 cities and 13 …

Just Announced! VERTE 2019 Environmental Advocacy Honorees

VERTE 2019 is just two weeks away, and we are very excited to celebrate ten years of environmental mentorship with …

For the Love of Frogs: Turning Trash into Treasures is Just like Magic!

If you’ve listened to our interview on KIIS FM, or followed our Instagram page, then you already know about Justin, …

VERTE 2019: Mixing Up Magic with Nosotros Tequila

In preparation of our tenth birthday, Grades of Green would like to take the opportunity to thank everyone who has …

Grades of Green Hosts First-Ever ‘Impact-a-thon!’

“Any fifth-grader can tell you that our addiction to single-use plastics is killing our ecosystems,” said Assembly member Lorena Gonzalez …

westdrift Manhattan Beach, Autograph Collection Hotel to Host VERTE 2019

As of this writing, Grades of Green Eco-Leaders have diverted over 400 tons of waste, protected over 16 million gallons …

Councilmember David Ryu Pens Letters of Support to Two Waste Campaign Schools

As the Waste Campaign transitions into Phase 3 of the four-month competition, 81 Campaign Teams from around the world are …

Waste Sorting Warriors in El Segundo

We’ve all heard the rule that we shouldn’t feed wildlife, but what happens when the wildlife feed themselves human food? …

JUST ANNOUNCED: Joe’s Band Headlining the VERTE 2019 Birthday Party!

Anyone who has attended VERTE in the past knows, its more than just a gala. In anticipation for our tenth …

Fighting Scientific Misinformation in the Classroom

Finding Facts Amidst Fiction With the amount of information available in the world today, how do we know what claims …