Schools

The Rise of Green Campuses

If the school of your dreams (or your child’s dreams) is a forward-thinking, earth-friendly institution, take heart. Read more »

Flag Day, Every Day

Fighting childhood asthma rates by improving indoor air quality at school is essential, but some problems require tackling at the community level. Read more »

Healthy Schools: Bringing Farm-Fresh Food to Kids

When it comes to child health and nutrition, no single issue has garnered more attention for the past two years than school food. Read more »

Leaders of the Pack: Farm-to-School Programs Feed Kids Across the Country

Quietly, whether in rural communities or large cities, schools are finding novel ways to feed kids healthier, locally grown food, often cultivated by the children themselves as part of the curriculum. Read more »

How Safe Is the Drinking Water at Your Child's School?

An Associated Press found contaminants in the water of schools in all 50 states. NRDC Health Attorney Mae Wu explains the concerns and provides advice. Read more »

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