The second annual Green Apple Day of Service, which will take place on Saturday, Septermber 28th, gives parents, teachers, students, companies, and local organization the opportunity to transform all schools into healthy, safe, and productive learning environments through local service projects. Last year, more than 1,200 communities around the world took a moment to think differently about what they learn, and participated in meaningful steps toward change. To read more about the event, get project ideas, and register your 2013 project, go here. You can also get more project ideas on Grades of Green’s website,, and scrolling over “Initiatives.”