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Green Procurement Strategies for Health and Well-Being in Schools

By. Josh Jacobs, Technical Information & Public Affairs Manager, UL   Over the years, the sustainable procurement movement has helped us reduce our use of virgin material, shrink our carbon impact, and procure more goods and services from local organizations. One...

A Perspective on Buying Green: A Former Procurement Agent Shares Lessons Learned

By. Shawna Cragun, Director of Custodial Services, Davis School District (Farmington, Utah)   Public procurement is a complicated process. Adding an increased focus on environmentally friendly products only increases the complexity. This is something I know firsthand...

GSNN Educator’s Toolbox: Professional Development, Resources, Grants, and Awards for April

Professional Development Be a Catalyst for Change…Become a Green Schools National Network Member The green schools movement is the most critical education reform initiative of our time. Through the Green Schools National Network (GSNN) membership program, you can show...

GSNN Educator’s Toolbox Catalyst Edition: Professional Development, Resources, Grants, and Awards

Professional Development Be a Catalyst for Change…Become a Green Schools National Network Member The green schools movement is the most critical education reform initiative of our time. Through the Green Schools National Network (GSNN) membership program, you can show...

Green Schools National Network Attends Global Green’s 2018 Pre-Oscar Gala, Makes Valuable Connections

A movement cannot rely on just one person or organization to grow and create change in the world. It requires many helping hands, working together, lifting each other up. At the Green Schools National Network (GSNN), nurturing long-lasting, meaningful partnerships...

Getting to Know Green Schools National Network’s New Team Members: Glenn Karaban and David DenHartog

The staff at Green Schools National Network (GSNN) has been pretty busy since the launch of the Green Schools Catalyst Quarterly and the Catalyst Schools and Districts Network last March. Both initiatives are proving to be resounding successes…yet we can only wear so...