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Know the Facts About Green Schools

A Note from Rachel Gutter
Director, Center for Green Schools

My passion for advancing the green schools movement is as much personal as it is professional. After more than 20 years of service to our local school district, my mother has permanent respiratory damage from her time spent in mold-ridden, toxin-laden, airless school
buildings. My little sister spent her first year as an inner-city teacher in a sweltering classroom without natural light at an elementary school with no outdoor play space. Call me crazy, but I think that every student and every teacher deserve to spend their time in a school that enhances learning as opposed to getting in the way of it.

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