Colorado Schools Become Focus of Green Strides Best Practices Tour


The U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools program visited schools and districts throughout the state that have demonstrated sustainable practices and environmental leadership in public education.

Colorado's schools were among the the focus of the Education Department's Green Strides Best Practices Tour. The tour highlights school environmental health, environmental education, and reducing environmental impact.

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