Source: US Department of Education
Headline: U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools, Districts, and Postsecondary Institutions Recognized; Green Strides Tour Announced
Representatives from the 2019 U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools, District Sustainability Awardees, and Postsecondary Sustainability Awardees were honored in a ceremony Wednesday in Washington, D.C.
The 53 schools were recognized for their innovative efforts to reduce environmental impact and costs, promote better health, and ensure effective environmental education. Officials from the schools received sustainably crafted plaques in recognition for their achievements.