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DESCRIPTIONGoing Green!. Why “Go Green” ?. Fostering health, wellness and productivity. Recycling Air Quality Check Mold and mildew check Sanitary check Hand washes Illness Practices. Green School Benefits. Reduce operating costs. Improved student performance. Improved Air Quality. - PowerPoint PPT Presentation
Going Green!Why Go Green ?
Fostering health, wellness and productivity
RecyclingAir Quality CheckMold and mildew checkSanitary checkHand washesIllness Practices
Green School BenefitsReduce operating costsImproved Air QualityReduced Maintenance
Improved student performanceIncreased teacher/worker retention
Direct Benefit(Individual/Org)What do we already do?Blood DrivesRecycleCompost
Green Project IdeasImplementing Behavior Modification ProgramsRecycling - Saves $400K per year in landfill feesEnergy Efficiency Awards for SchoolsGreen CleaningGreening the FleetEducation and Outreach Green Schools WebsiteDistrict-wide Green TeamNew Policy DevelopmentCurriculum Integration
Rainwater harvestingPolished concrete floorsDay lightingHybrid parkingRecycled content in building materialsLow and no VOC materialsGreen cleaningNature trailsOccupancy sensorsWaterless urinalsOutdoor learning areasNature trailsHydroponic gardenPhotovoltaic panelsSolar water heatersDual flush toiletsFurniture made with recycled contentCommissioningEnvironmental curriculum
IdeasMoreRebates for Energy EfficiencyHigh Efficiency ChillersLighting RetrofitsReflective RoofingBuilding Envelope InsulationWindow Treatment
Green IdeasBrainstorm ideas of how our school could improve and become more Green. Or pick one from the list.Discuss with your partner you best ideas.Report to the class the idea you and your partner feel is your best.