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Spring Greening: A Teacher Training on Greening Your School
January 18, 2012

Photo from the Spring Greening 2011 workshop.
Syracuse Center of Excellence | 727 E. Washington Street
Syracuse, NY
March 20, 2012


Looking to learn ways to "green" your classroom, lessons, and school? Then don't miss the second annual "Spring Greening" teacher training and workshop at the Syracuse Center of Excellence. Hosted by the SyracuseCoE Center for Sustainable Community Solutions, Partners for Education & Business, GreeningUSA, OCRRA and Onondaga Community College, this event will highlight science, technology, engineering and math (STEM) innovations in classrooms, share resources and ideas and much more!

  • Space is limited
  • Registration is complimentary
  • Funding available for substitutes if needed
  • Refreshments throughout the day


8:00 AM - 12:00 PM: Keynote, Sessions and Exhibits
12:00 PM - 4:00 PM: Optional STEM Bus Tour w/lunch & stipend
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM: Optional tour of SyracuseCoE LEED Platinum HQ (for non-bus tour participants)

STEM Session tracks are "Waste to Resource" and "Going Green: Teacher to Teacher Exchange." Sessions include:

  • Composting in the Classroom
  • Schoolwide Go Green Plans
  • Funding Opportunities and Resources
  • Subject Area Roundtable Discussions

**Call for presentations is still open! If you'd like to present or have an exhibit, download the call for presentations here (598 KB, pdf)!**

For more information, contact Carissa Matthews at

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