Stories

Join us at Verte 2018

Something special is happening on May 5th. Join us at our annual Grades of Green gala, Verte 2018, for an …

7th Annual Trash Free Lunch Challenge Finalists Selected

20 Los Angeles schools have been competing in Grades of Green’s 7th annual Trash Free Lunch Challenge, and have made some …

Los Angeles Youth Corps students connect with the community

Last week Grades of Green Youth Corps Eco-Leadership students Tiana, Lila, Carter, and Sienna rolled out the Grades of Green …

Educating through Resourcefulness!

Resourceful and Daring! Kanwal, a Grades of Green student in Pakistan, continues to impress! Last semester, she noticed that environmental …

GRADES OF GREEN PARTNERS WITH N.Y. ISLANDERS AND LA KINGS FOR NHL’S GREEN DAY

BIG NEWS! This Thursday, March 15, we will be partnering with the N.Y. Islanders and LA Kings for NHL‘s Green Day! The National Hockey League …

It’s All Fun and Games with our New Mini Activities

Sometimes learning can be all fun and games! If you only have 20 minutes or less to educate your class …

Youth Corps Eco-Leaders Explore the Environmental Learning Center

Grades of Green Youth Corps Eco-Leadership program students participated in their last meet-up of the year at the Los Angeles Environmental Learning …

Green Schools Taking On Wasteful Plastics

Straws and other single-use plastics have been quite unpopular this year- and for good reason. Why the Hate for Straws? …

Present On Your Favorite Eco-Topic in April

Did you know Earth Day is April 22nd? At Grades of Green, we celebrate the whole month, and encourage our …

Youth Corps Eco-Leader Clara Brings No Idle Zones to American Martyrs School

Did you know that on average, one driver wastes 1-2 tanks of gasoline each year due to idling? This means …

An Eco-Tip From Our Friends At St. Roza!

Inspired by the blog post written by our L.A. intern Josh about air quality, our friends at St. Roza in …

Millard’s Environmental Ambitions and Global Connections

Nebraska’s Finest Millard Extension schools in Omaha, Nebraska, have made waves within the Grades of Green community in recent months. …