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Green Initiatives in Georgia Schools

June 17, 2019

By Truc Vu Engineering Analyst Sustainable Investment Group (SIG) From elementary schools to Universities, schools are leading the way for a new generation of sustainable-minded individuals. Here’s a look at what Georgia schools and colleges are doing! Living Building Challenge at Georgia Tech The Living Building Challenge is one of the world’s most rigorous building […]
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USGBC Center for Green Schools “State of Our Schools 2016” Report

March 23, 2016

By Kirstie Hostetter Sustainability Analyst Intern Sustainable Investment Group (SIG) With the 2016 presidential election fast approaching, both Republican and Democratic debates have included questions regarding candidates’ education policies. While we hear a lot about teacher performance, student test scores, and other statistics describing the people inside schools, we hardly ever hear statistics about the schools themselves. That is to […]
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An Inside Look into the Greening of Schools

May 26, 2015

By Anne Nichols Sustainablility Analyst Intern, Sustainable Investment Group (SIG)     Through metal gates and atop a sprawling green hill sits the new Charles R. Drew Charter School Senior and Junior Academy, the most recent campus addition to a cradle-to-college pipeline in East Lake, Georgia. Five minutes after the beginning of classes no tardy […]
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