10 Jul '11, 1pm

Ever think about your kid's school being greener? Easy! -tell them about Eco-Schools USA!

Once a school has registered and implemented these seven steps, it can apply for an Eco-Schools award . There are three levels of the award system. The first two levels are the Bronze and Silver awards which are self-assessed. The top level is the Green Flag award , which must be assessed by an Eco-Schools USA assessor and renewed every two years. A school is considered to be a permanent Eco-School once it has gained its fourth Green Flag.

Full article: http://www.nwf.org/Global-Warming/School-Solutions/Eco-Sc...

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