::: HIGHLIGHT

Green School Grounds as Sites for Promoting Physical Activity

An environmental factor of particular importance to children's physical activity levels appears to be the presence of parks and open space. Thus, in promoting children's health, school grounds merit consideration as a potential s... Read more...

::: SUSTAINABILITY IN ACTION

San Francisco Green Schoolyard Alliance

San Francisco Green Schoolyard Alliance
Formed in March 2001, the San Francisco Green Schoolyard Alliance (SFGSA) promotes inclusive, community-driven processes that create and maintain healthy, environmentally sustainable learnin... Read more...

::: Notable Quotes

"Within the neighborhoods, the towns, the local communities of America are the stirrings of a new movement of citizens acting together to solve community problems."

— A Nation of Spectators: The National Commission on Civic Renewal