Become a Maryland Green School!
The Maryland Association for Environmental & Outdoor Education (MAEOE) offers the Maryland Green School Awards Program to all Maryland public and private schools, as well as environmental centers serving Maryland schools. Schools that achieve Green School certification have demonstrated an exceptional commitment to environmental education, environmental action and community outreach.
What are the benefits of becoming a Green School?
- According to studies, students whose learning is connected to their environment do better in school.
- Working with the environment is a great way to integrate all academic disciplines.
- Achieving Green School status makes your school and community proud! Get the Green School flag to fly over your school!
- The process is engaging and fun for everyone!