What is Green Steps?

Green Steps Schools is an environmental education and action initiative that recognizes schools in South Carolina who take annual sustainable steps toward becoming more environmentally responsible.

Click here to learn how your school can become a Green Steps School!

Calendar of Events/Deadlines

Free Calendars! In honor of  the International Year of Soils, schools can order free 2015 calendars/soil planners which highlight the importance of soil and the role it plays in our every day lives. Learn about soils around the world and celebrate Healthy Soils for Healthy Lives! Order one for every family at your school if you like! https://nrcspad.sc.egov.usda.gov/distributioncenter/product.aspx?ProductID=1099

August 2015

Tuesday, August 4th. Leopold Education Project. This event will be held in Clemson. Please see flyer for more info.

Friday, August 7th. Growing up Wild (and Early Childhood PLT). This event will be at the SC Aquarium in Charleston. Please see the flyer for more info.

Monday and Tuesday, August 10th (MS & HS) & 11th (ES) . Project Wild offered. This event will be held at Moore Farms Botanical Gardens in Lake City. To attend this event you must contact Nancy Thompson at 803-983-7811.

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NEWS YOU CAN USE!

WasteLab is Coming! Launching in the Fall of 2015. Developed by Greater Greenville Sanitation. WasteLab will be a repurposed, 32-foot long trailer designed to educate students (K-8), and the public, about environmental impacts of solid waste, and the importance of landfill and natural resource conservation. For more information, and/or to find out how your organization can be a part of WasteLab contact us via email or 864-371-6151.

Grant opportunities for the Fall

Check out 'MY GREEN APPS' - your destination for over 100 apps to help you understand and protect the environment. Click here to visit the US EPA My Green Apps site!

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