Case Studies & Stories

Links to schools and projects that embody processes and practices for educating for sustainability.
Building on 20 plus years of environmental stewardship, BVSD is embracing environmental sustainability at a new level. The district hired a Sustainability Coordinator in the summer of 2008 and is creating a Sustainability Management System. In doing this, BVSD is better coordinating existing efforts, as well as defining goals and visions around sustainability at a district level for the first time.
Case studies in EFS from around the country
A National Wildlife Federation Initiative, Eco-Schools USA completed surveys indicating improved student behavior, morale, attitude for learning and better academic scores.