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Schools Encourage Students to 'Grow Green'i
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April 05, 2013 1:18 PM
A Native American proverb says: “We don’t inherit this land from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children.” This is the philosophy behind the Go Green Initiative; a comprehensive program teaches school children earth-friendly behaviors. As Faiza Elmasry tells us, the program that takes place in elementary schools throughout Manassas City, VA, represents a trend across the US to grow environmentally conscious young people.

Schools Encourage Students to 'Grow Green'

Published April 05, 2013

A Native American proverb says: “We don’t inherit this land from our ancestors; we borrow it from our children.” This is the philosophy behind the Go Green Initiative; a comprehensive program teaches school children earth-friendly behaviors. As Faiza Elmasry tells us, the program that takes place in elementary schools throughout Manassas City, VA, represents a trend across the US to grow environmentally conscious young people.


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