WITH HOGS, NO TAKE-OUT CONTAINERS: School expands cafeteria waste management effort
- Days of Swine and Scrapings. // Food Management;Mar2000, Vol. 35 Issue 3, p18
Focuses on launching of real pork barrel project by Albert Walsh, a student at Webb School in Claremont, California. Need for the project; Benefits of the project.
- Webb shows how to 'JumpStart' your engine. // Independent School;Fall2000, Vol. 60 Issue 1, THE REPORTER p10
Features the Webb School students, winners of the national science challenge 'JumpStart 2000' held in California. Focus of the students on air pollution; Alternatives used by the students for the internal combustion engine; Design of the Sewage Waste Economically Efficient car.
- GIRLS: Gifted, Intelligent, Real-Life Scientists. Zanelli, Kimberly A.; Smith, Kelly // Science Teacher;May2000, Vol. 67 Issue 5, p46
Focuses on the GIRLS Science Camp summer camp targeting fifth- and sixth-grade girls. Creation of the project by Webb Schools in Claremont, California; Selection of female high school science scholars to share their love of science with younger campers; Two-tiered mentoring approach to...
- SURF KARMA. Limbach, Elizabeth // Sierra;Nov/Dec2013, Vol. 98 Issue 6, p15
The article offers the author's insights on the Project Wave of Optimism (WOO) in the fishing village of Gigante, Nicaragua, which helped provide a school bus for high school students and a waste management system in the area.
- 'LAs' with 'GIs' to put the 'E' in SOSE--The Waste Wise Schools Program. Armstrong, Pat // Ethos P-6;2000 Term 3, Vol. 8 Issue 3, p12
Provides information on the Waste Wise Schools Program in Victoria. Global consequences of local actions in waste minimization; List of waste action programs adopted by Victorian schools; Student activities for a waste minimization program.
- Out and About in Bertram. // Burnet Bulletin (Texas);4/11/2012, Vol. 139 Issue 15, p10A
The article offers information on various events in Bertram, Texas including Spring Bulk Trash days on April 14-15, 2012, free class on aromatherapy at the Joann Cole Mitte Memorial Library Julie McAllister on May 2, 2012, and Pre-Kindergarten and Kindergarten Roundup at Bertram Elementary...
- Commonly Used Chemicals Can Be Dangerous. // Education Week;11/23/1981, Vol. 1 Issue 12, p15
The article focuses on the possible threat brought by the chemicals disposed by Minnesota schools at the suburban dumpsites. The chemicals includes pitric acid which will explode when mixed with less than 14 percent water, potassium cyanide which is principally poisonous because of its toxicity,...
- Schools Face Serious Obstacles In Disposal of Toxic Chemicals. // Education Week;11/23/1981, Vol. 1 Issue 12, p12
The article reports on the problems faced by schools in the disposal of hazardous chemicals in Minnesota. The State Department of Education conducted a one-day statewide campaign of hazardous chemicals from the science laboratories and storerooms of junior and senior high schools. State...
- Food for Thought. Christopulos, Stephanie // Curriculum Administrator;Sep2001, Vol. 37 Issue 9, p55
Focuses on the waste management practice of public school system in New York City, New York. Evidence of large amount of food thrown in the garbage; Schools encourage to donate leftover food to charities; Acknowledgment of the problem by the Board of Education.