News in Sustainability



Boulder County schools aim to stop junk mail for Good!  Eco-Cycle has teamed with national mail preference service Catalog Choice to help people remove themselves from marketing lists for unwanted catalogs, phone books and other forms of mail solicitation. Follow the link below to read on about Eco-Cycle's competition for Boulder County Green Star schools to encourage students to take advantage of this service;

Kids Bike Day at Community Cycles

Families enjoyed free tune-ups on kids' bicycles, instruction on bike safety, repair demos, arts and crafts, food, music and even a bike rodeo. Follow the link to read more about the nonprofit that boasts over 1,000 members with a mission to educate the community bike safety and advocate for the use of bikes as a means of transportation and recreation.

Check out this new tool to help locate environmental education programs, just add specific information ranging from location to subject to grade level to type of resource you are seeking, be it a lesson plan, field trip, speaker, etc.

The Center for Green Schools has been tracking their work throughout the year to keep you informed about the work they’re doing – and progress they’re making – to empower communities across the country and throughout the world to improve their schools and campuses. Click below for the full report;