U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools application available
Ohio again is participating in the U.S. Department of Education’s Green Ribbon Schools program. The program recognizes schools and districts implementing environmentally friendly facilities, programs and education. U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools demonstrate progress in the award’s three Pillars: reducing environmental impact and costs; improving the health and wellness of students and staff; and providing effective environmental and sustainability education. To be considered as a state nominee, apply here by Nov. 17.