September 2023 Green Strides Tour
The US Department of Education's "Green Strides Tour" wound its way through central and northern California this past month and included stops at both Bay Farm School and Edison Elementary School
The tour highlights the achievements of schools that have received the prestigious federal Green Ribbon Schools (ED-GRS) award for school sustainability. It is intended to promote state and local collaboration regarding school facilities, health, and environmental education.
Officials from federal, state, and local agencies attended the tour, in addition to community members and representatives from local non-profit organizations.