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  • Dream in Green Receives Best of Green Schools Ambassador Award

    Miami, Florida—March 30, 2017— Dream in Green received the Best of Green Schools Ambassador award from the Center for Green Schools at the U.S Green Building Council (USGBC), in collaboration with the Green Schools National Network (GSNN). The award honorees were announced at the Green Schools Conference and Expo which took place in Atlanta, Georgia last week. Ambassador award: Recognizing individuals who have […]

  • DREAM IN GREEN ANNOUNCES WINNERS OF ITS FIRST ANNUAL ECO-HUB COMPETITION

    Miami, February 17, 2017 –Due to South Florida’s vulnerability to a changing climate, Dream in Green’s commitment to responding to local environmental issues and empowering people to take action is more relevant than ever. With this in mind, Dream in Green (DIG) created its first annual Eco-Hub Competition to help schools reduce their carbon footprint […]

  • Dream in Green is ready to hold its first annual Eco-Hub Competition

    Dream in Green (DIG) is holding its first annual “Eco-Hub” competition whereby three $5,000 grants for elementary, middle and high schools are at stake. The submissions are in, a panel of judges has been formed and six finalists have been chosen: Aventura City of Excellence School Tropical Elementary Caribbean K-8 Center Miami Sunset Senior High […]

  • Seeking New Program Partners for Dream in Green Academy Expansion

    Dream in Green (DIG) launched The Dream in Green Academy ® (The Academy) during the 2015-2016 academic year due to concerns about overwhelming teachers with too many independent programs. The Academy provides a platform that promotes collaboration between community organizations for the introduction of environmental education programming at K-12 schools. The concept of The Academy […]

  • Dream in Green Teachers Win 2016 Spirit of Service-Learning Award

    Four Green Schools Challenge and WE-LAB  teacher champions won the 2016 Spirit of Service-Learning Award. They were honored on October 22nd at the Miami Beach Botanical Gardens by the Returned Peace Corps Volunteers of South Florida, the Miami-Dade County Teacher of the Year Coalition, and the Armando Alejandre Jr. Memorial Foundation for integrating service into their curriculum to improve learning, […]

  • Biscayne Green

    This January, the Miami Downtown Development Authority (DDA) will be re-designing Biscayne Boulevard into a fully functional pedestrian promenade for the enjoyment of residents and visitors. They will be transforming three of the large parking lots from The Intercontinental Hotel to Bayside into fun and interactive spaces that will allow for people to gather and connect. […]

  • United States Environmental Protection Agency Awards Environmental Education Grant to Dream in Green

    $91,000 awarded for the implementation of the Green Schools Challenge, Water and Energy Learning and Behavior, and Green Leadership Grants programs August 18, 2016 – Miami, FL. – The United States Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has announced that Dream in Green, Inc. (DIG) is the recipient of the 2016 Region 4 Environmental Education Grant and […]

  • The Holy Grail of Climate Action

    “Climate change is the greatest threat facing humanity today. To avoid catastrophe, discount cialis we must dramatically reduce the carbon intensity of our modern energy systems, which have set us on a collision course with our planetary boundaries.” – Robert Rubin, Co-Chairman; Council on Foreign Relations, Former Secretary of the U.S. Treasury Reality Check: We […]

  • COMMISSIONER LEVINE CAVA TO SUPPORT ‘GREEN’ SCHOOLS IN DISTRICT 8

    Dream in Green is excited to announce a new collaboration with Commissioner Daniella Levine Cava and her team to support Miami-Dade County District 8 K-12 schools’ ‘green’ initiatives in the 2016-2017 academic year. District 8 includes Palmetto Bay, Cutler Bay, Homestead, Redland, the Falls, Princeton, Naranja, Leisure City and parts of West Kendall. Since the beginning […]

  • Introducing our newest staff and Executive Board members

    Dream in Green is excited to announce the addition of our newest team member, Ms. Alexandra Ender, who will be managing the Water and Energy Learning and Behavior (WE-LAB) Program and spearheading its expansion into Broward County. Alexandra is in charge of the development of the new WE-LAB Broward Project as well as the implementation of WE-LAB […]

  • Checklist for a more Sustainable Lifestyle

    What is a Carbon Footprint? We all have a carbon footprint, a measurement of the amount of carbon dioxide (CO2) we create by our daily activities. When carbon is released into the atmosphere faster than it can be reabsorbed by natural processes, it contributes to global warming. Presently, CO2 is being released ~3x faster than […]