Stories

No Straw November

On October 11, 2017, the California Coastal Commission unanimously passed Jr Ocean Guardians’ Resolution declaring November as No Straw November. The efforts …

Project Rain Barrel Offers Free Workshop Materials and Support

Did you know that according to the United States Environmental Protection Agency, nearly 97% of the world’s water is salty …

Eco Heroes at Malezi School in Kenya Join Grades of Green

Kudos to the Malezi Community School in Nairobi, Kenya for joining Grades of Green to expand their inspiring environmental programs. …

How to Start Your Grades of Green Team

Watch this Get Started Webinar to learn Grades of Green’s top tips to success for creating a Green Team on …

Join Us At Our Upcoming Winter Community Events!

WINTER 2017 COMMUNITY EVENTS CALENDAR: SUNDAY, OCTOBER 22 Marine Teen Night @ the Aquarium of the Pacific (Long Beach)  SUNDAY, …

Los Angeles schools kick off 7th annual Trash Free Lunch Challenge

The 2017-2018 Trash Free Lunch Challenge officially kicked off at our 7th annual Training Day event. Grades of Green Team representatives …

Global Water Challenge Launched

About the Global Water Challenge Grades of Green is excited to launch the Global Water Challenge, our first virtual challenge …

Water Challenge Students Announced Step Forwards Award Finalists

Congratulations to Shawn Graham, a dedicated Grades of Green teacher, and his group of amazing students in the Aquatic Society …

Youth Corps leaders support bike lanes

When Manhattan Beach students heard that the city was considering adding more bike lanes, they were eager to show their …

2017-2018 Youth Corps Eco-Leaders Unite

Grades of Green welcomed 55 passionate students to our 7th annual Youth Corps Eco-Leadership program this past Sunday, October 1st, …

Youth Corps Students Join Coastal Cleanup Day 2017

Last month over 23,000 lbs of trash was collected from California beaches in honor of Coastal Cleanup Day – that’s about …

Lindbergh STEM Academy adds In Class Recycling

Lindbergh STEM Academy in Long Beach, California, has been busy since winning the 2016-2017 Trash Free Lunch Challenge! Last year …