Stories

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 …

Keller Gifted Center Tackles Waste Reduction

Chicago’s Keller Gifted Center formed the “Waste Management Crew” made up of 18 6th – 8th graders to tackle waste …

Prepare to Have Your Mind-Blown by Attention Artist Luke Brady

This coming Earth Day, April 20th, Grades of Green will celebrate one DECADE of environmental mentorship, and we look forward …

Talking Waste Campaign Eco-Leaders on 102.7 KIIS FM

On February 12th, Grades of Green Communications Associate Justin visited the iHeartRadio headquarters in Los Angeles, California to talk to …

Why Worry About Waste?

Is It That Big of a Problem? Grades of Green students have been making efforts to reduce waste in their …

Green New Deal Pushes for Brighter Future

Sometimes it’s hard to feel optimistic about the future of our environment when new threats emerge every day. But whether …

Carson Campaign Team Tackles Cartons

Did you know that it takes 5 years for a cardboard milk carton to decompose in a landfill? After playing …

Eco Leader Victoria Transforms Plastic Bottles into Botanical Nursery

High school eco-leader Victoria is reducing waste and making the planet greener by upcycling plastic bottles and turning them into …

Gourmet Global Tasting Menu Among Surprises In-Store for VERTE 2019

As VERTE 2019 draws near, we are cooking up a storm in anticipation! Gourmet Global Tasting Menu Representing Grades of …