Edutopia Webinar: "Greening Your School" post discussion! Related Tags: Environmental Education More Related Discussions Jason Flom , Director-Elect in Tallahassee, FL Posted 10/29/2009 11:27AM | Last Commented 06/11/2014 7:01PM 27 2433 Views Here we can explore the ideas, concepts, and educational potential presented in the "Greening Your School" Webinar. Sign in to vote! Sign in to Flag as Spam Share 27 Share Comments (27)Sign in or register to postSubscribe to comments via RSS Newest Related Discussions Posted 10/29/2009 5:06pm Jason FlomDirector-Elect in Tallahassee, FL Due to a little technical hiccup, I was only able to enjoy the webinar from the comfort of the twitter-sphere. So I missed out on a lot. Fill me in, please. What were your favorite parts? What was most compelling? What ideas do you hope take to school with you tomorrow? Sign in to vote! Posted 10/29/2009 5:13pm Betty RayDirector of Programming and Innovation @Edutopia Staff How do we counter those who prefer we focus on immediate social problems rather than distant climate change problems? Prof. Art Shostak, Drexel University Sign in to vote! Posted 10/29/2009 5:14pm Betty RayDirector of Programming and Innovation @Edutopia Staff It seems like recycling is easier for schools to get buy-in with parties in schools. How about reducing and re-using? Steve Taffee - Director of Technology - Castilleja School, Palo Alto, CA Sign in to vote! Posted 10/29/2009 5:15pm Betty RayDirector of Programming and Innovation @Edutopia Staff Mapping the school grounds could also be done using Google Sketchup. Perhaps better for middle and upper school students. - Steve Taffee - Director of Technology - Castilleja School, Palo Alto, CA Sign in to vote! Posted 10/29/2009 5:15pm Tom Koulentes Hope you found the info helpful, I am happy to respond to questions or emails to help you get your program developed. Sign in to vote! Posted 10/29/2009 5:17pm Betty RayDirector of Programming and Innovation @Edutopia Staff A comment, really. What I have found at our school (which is in a large Northern Virginia school district), is that the school system is strongly supporting well thought-out grounds projects that reduce the district's mowing contract. Elizabeth Burke Sign in to vote! Posted 10/29/2009 5:17pm Betty RayDirector of Programming and Innovation @Edutopia Staff How to connect inner city students with what sustains our quality of life? Joanne Thibault Sign in to vote! Discussion National Biodiversity Teach-in - free class webinar 9/22 through 9/26Last comment 1 month 2 weeks ago in Environmental Education Discussion Let's Educate SolutionariesLast comment 1 month 3 weeks ago in Education Trends blog Into the Wilderness: Expanding the Lives of KidsLast comment 2 months 14 hours ago in Field Trips Discussion NATURAL HEROES: Six PBL Projects Aligned to Common CoreLast comment 2 months 2 days ago in Community Bulletin Board blog 4 Tools to Help You Go Paperless This YearLast comment 1 month 3 weeks ago in Classroom Technology Sign in and Join the Discussion! Not a member? Register to join the discussion. Sign in using social networks Or sign in here: Email address * Password * Forgot your password?