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Kansas Green Ribbon Schools
An overview of the application process and useful tips for completing an application is provided in the documents available to download below. We will be scheduling a webinar for interested parties in mid-September, 2015.
Additionally, you may wish to listen to the informational webinar on the Kansas Green Ribbon Schools program recorded on September 15, 2014 from 4-5pm. To listen to the webinar, go to: http://ksde.adobeconnect.com/
Read about the previous Kansas Green Ribbon Schools Recipients and recipients from other states at: http://www2.ed.gov/programs/green-ribbon-schools/awards.html#none
To apply to become a Green Ribbon School, schools must submit an online nomination form to the Kansas State Department of Education. The nomination form will be reviewed by a Kansas selection committee which will put forth no more than four nominations from the state of Kansas for consideration by the U.S. Department of Education. The U.S. Department of Education criteria make this a lengthy application, so there is an overview of the requirements and a complete blank application available for download below so you can work on your answers before starting the online application.
Nomination forms should be submitted online by January 10, 2017 at:
Additional documentation and photos (in PDF please) may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
NEW! Check out the new Middle/High School Environmental Literacy Assessment here! This assessment can help to support your nomination materials!
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