Eco Living

5 Ways to Green Your School

Mar 27th, 2018 | By Elaina Tiller

I’m a junior at New Canaan High School, and I am grateful for the ways my schools have worked environmental lessons into my education. When environmental consciousness starts young, students can form green habits that will stick with them for the rest of their lives. While tight budgets may make it a challenge for schools to make big changes, here are some inexpensive ways to get started greening your school.
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Food System

How to Reduce Food Waste Like a Chef

Jul 31st, 2017 | By Sustainable America

Are you ready to tackle food waste in your kitchen? Now, you can do it the way professional chefs do it with the "I Value Food: Too Good to Waste" Challenge.
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Food System

Why (and How!) Your School Should Do a Student Food Waste Audit

Apr 26th, 2017 | By Amy Leibrock

Food waste happens at all points in our food system, and school cafeterias are no exception. With 31 million school lunches being served every day, there’s a tremendous untapped opportunity to prevent student food waste and teach kids about food conservation at the same time.
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