Poudre School District http://kunc.org en Colorado Schools Win Green Ribbon Awards http://kunc.org/post/colorado-schools-win-green-ribbon-awards <p>Three Colorado schools have been recognized for their environmental stewardship as part of the first <a href="http://www.ed.gov/news/press-releases/obama-administration-names-78-schools-29-states-and-dc-first-ever-us-department-">U-S Department of Education&rsquo;s list of Green Ribbon Schools</a>. In the Poudre School District, <a href="http://eweb.psdschools.org/schools/welljh/">Wellington Middle School</a> was among 78 schools awarded in 29 states nationally.</p><p> Mon, 23 Apr 2012 18:16:00 +0000 Emily Boyer 26101 at http://kunc.org Colorado Schools Win Green Ribbon Awards Living and Learning: Colorado’s Green Schools http://kunc.org/post/living-and-learning-colorado-s-green-schools <p>From Washington state to Florida to Colorado, more schools are being built with sustainability in mind. These environmentally friendly buildings take into account everything from natural lighting to water conservation&mdash;even the landscaping outside. But how does changing the physical environment impact the learning environment?</p><p> Mon, 23 Apr 2012 11:05:00 +0000 Grace Hood 25998 at http://kunc.org Living and Learning: Colorado’s Green Schools