Reduce, Reuse, Recycle
Project in progress

What is your wish for this project?

We are working to introduce a recycling project to our school and community. We will start on a classroom level, having scholars properly dispose of paper and plastic. The goal is to make this a part of the culture that will spread to the neighborhood as our kids take on a leadership role and realize how important the "three Rs" are.

How are you going to do it?

A school generates a tremendous amount of waste every day. Much of it paper and plastic. The idea is to reduce (Do we need to make copies and handouts? Or can we just do work in a book or digitally? Can we use water fountains or reusable bottles instead of plastic cups and bottles?) the amount of waste that we are producing and properly recycle the things that would otherwise end up in a landfill. We will start on a classroom level, each teacher making sure that they are collecting plastic, pap...read more