I remember scrambling trying to find other environmentally-friendly engaged parents to attend this province-wide Sustainability Best Practices Webinar. Interested individuals had to attend designated board offices throughout BC where the webinar was live-fed to everyone. It was amazing. I remember going to our board offices and meeting other parents from other districts on Vancouver Island. I had no idea they would be there. It was exciting to learn about sustainability projects in other districts and how they did them. Click here or the pdf file to learn more or read an excerpt below.
You can view projects submitted to the BC Green Games (www.bcgreengames.ca) to see how various schools have developed green initiatives in one or more sustainability areas at their schools.
The following sections in the above document provide a brief overview of how to integrate sustainable practices using a classroom, school, or district approach, with examples of success stories from districts across BC.