EDUCATION IS GETTING A WHOLE LOT GREENER….
Pine Jog Environmental Education Center’s Green Schools Recognition Program recognizes public and private schools in Palm Beach and Martin counties that use ongoing “green” programs, projects and practices to instill a culture of sustainability on their school campus, in the minds of their students, and in their community. Now in its eighth year, the GSRP has recognized over 120 schools.
Announcing a New $500 Judge’s Choice Award!
We are so excited to announce a new Judge’s Choice Award for the 2015-16 Green Schools year! This $500 award will focus on Healthy and Sustainable Eating initiatives, and will be awarded to the school that shows the greatest improvement in areas of nutrition based education, healthy food practices, sustainable food choices, and environmentally friendly menu options. This incentive is for the whole school, so faculty and students should should show positive change in these areas. This brand new award is being sponsored by The Little Blue Dog Foundation. More information on award criteria