TITLE

Districtwide Green Efforts Launched From Top to Bottom

AUTHOR(S)
COLE, TIM
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Principal;May/Jun2010, Vol. 89 Issue 5, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses an environmentally sustainable model for the Virginia Beach City Public Schools in Virginia. It focuses on building construction using Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) principles, sustainable practices including a no-idle policy for school buses, a recycling program, adjustment of interior temperature ranges, an increase in cell phone recycling, and outdoor teaching gardens.
ACCESSION #
49226706

 

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