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Green & High-Performing Cleaning for Schools

green-healthy-schools-academy-logo_squareA comprehensive, high-performing green cleaning program can improve student and staff health and attendance, improve the overall cleanliness of your school, AND reduce custodial costs.

 

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EXPERIENCE

A true high-performing cleaning program protects the health of students and staff and reduces operating costs. Come and learn about the technology and science that have changed the face of cleaning and how you can get the most from your cleaning budget. Green cleaning is much more than just avoiding certain chemicals; it also includes new technology and equipment, structured processes and training, and an emphasis on prevention.

 

SPEAKERS

Andrew Ellsworth, Director, Green & Healthy Schools Academy

Paul Bertenthal, D.H. Bertenthal & Sons, Cleaning & Maintenance Supplies Vendor

Chris Reiser, South Butler County School District, Director of Buildings & Grounds

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

1. Recognize the importance of green cleaning to student and staff health.

2. Understand the primary components of a green and high-performing cleaning program.

3. Learn recommended steps for starting or improving a green and high-performance cleaning program.

 

Light refreshments will be provided.

Thanks to the generosity of our funders, we have grant funding available to cover the full cost of this workshop for school personnel that would like to attend. If you work for a school or district, please contact Andrew Ellsworth (andrewe@gbapgh.org) to arrange for discounted registration.

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GBCI CMP This event is approved for 2.0 GBCI CEUs.

As a USGBC Education Partner, GBA makes it easy for members to report CE hours. Please provide your GBCI number so we can auto-report your credits (for applicable events). Non-members can still earn CEUs but will need to self-report.

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Green & Healthy Schools Academy announces FREE green workshops for schools

Join the Green & Healthy Schools Academy for our upcoming workshops, where we will provide school facility and business managers with guidance and strategies to make schools healthier and higher performing with little to no capital investment. These workshops are open to everyone, but are FREE for school personnel! Top Ten Reasons Why We Need […]

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Green and High-Performing Cleaning

green-healthy-schools-academy-logo_squareA comprehensive, high-performing green cleaning program can improve student and staff health and attendance, improve the overall cleanliness of your school, AND reduce custodial costs.

Register Now

 

EXPERIENCE

A true high-performing cleaning program protects the health of students and staff and reduces operating costs. Come and learn about the technology and science that have changed the face of cleaning and how you can get the most from your cleaning budget. Green cleaning is much more than just avoiding certain chemicals; it also includes new technology and equipment, structured processes and training, and an emphasis on prevention.

 

SPEAKERS

Andrew Ellsworth, Director, Green & Healthy Schools Academy

Paul Bertenthal, D.H. Bertenthal & Sons, Cleaning & Maintenance Supplies Vendor

Tom Meeder, Pittsburgh Public Schools Facilities & Custodial Supervisor

 

LEARNING OBJECTIVES

1.  Recognize the importance of green cleaning to student and staff health.

2.  Understand the primary components of a green and high-performing cleaning program.

3.  Learn recommended steps for starting or improving a green and high-performance cleaning program.

 

Light refreshments will be provided.

Thanks to the generosity of our funders, we have grant funding available to cover the full cost of this workshop for school personnel that would like to attend.  If you work for a school or district, please contact Andrew Ellsworth (andrewe@gbapgh.org) to arrange for discounted registration.

Register Now

 

GBCI CMP  This event is approved for 1.5 GBCI CEUs.

As a USGBC Education Partner, GBA makes it easy for members to report CE hours. Please provide your GBCI number so we can auto-report your credits (for applicable events).  Non-members can still earn CEUs but will need to self-report.

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New Green Cleaning Resource Available

If you’re looking for a good green cleaning recipe, you’re in luck!  We’ve just added a new resource to the Green Building Methods section of our website, where you can find cleaning solutions that are greener and healthier for your home, school, or office.  Check out this new Green Cleaning resource to learn about the […]

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