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    The ABCs of a LEED® School

    By: Joseph R. Snider, AIA, LEED AP According to the U.S Green Building Council (USGBC), 25% of the population spends their time in school each day and educational facilities represent the largest construction sector in the United States. As the US continues to grapple with finding ways to improve education and the performance of our students, […]

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    2014-2015 Green Schools Challenge and WE-LAB Kicks Off!

    Dream in Green kicked off its 9th Annual Green Schools Challenge (GSC), on Thursday, September 25, 2014, with a Professional Development Training Workshop for K-12 teachers, administration and facilities staff at Miami Springs Senior High School. The all-day training provided teachers with instruction on the GSC and WE-LAB programs through large and small-group sessions led by […]

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    Crafting Sustainable and Resilient Practices at the Miami Design Charrette

    Dream in Green joined forces with tomorrow’s local leaders and today’s experts to create “Smart Growth” communities in the face of Climate Change.   Tropical Audubon Society and like-minded partners hosted a one-day environmental leadership charrette on June 21, 2014 at The Light Box in the trendy Wynwood Arts District.   Focused on highlighting the […]

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    WE-LAB Workshops Making an Impact

    In nine short months, DIG and its partners, Miami-Dade Water and Sewer and Public Works and Waste Management departments, has successfully held 18 workshops through the Water and Energy Learning and Behavior Program (WE-LAB), touching the lives of 501 participants to date. The analysis of data collected through pre- and post workshop surveys shows that participants […]

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    Dream in Green Wins Awards on Earth Month

    During the spring, Dream in Green (DIG) received recognition for its excellence in programming work by two prestigious organizations, EarthDay Miami and the Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce. At its fourth annual Green Means Green Awards, The Coral Gables Chamber of Commerce honored DIG the “Green Machine” award for its work as a lead organization in helping schools reduce their […]

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    DIG Annual Fundraiser: Setting the Standard – 4/11/14

    Come and Join Us We will be having a great night filled with entertainment like the Green Fashion Show, Silent Auction and Green Innovator Awards. Peruse a Photography Art Display and be supplied by Cocktails and delectable range of Bites. Tickets: Closed  | Contact Karla The Event: April 11th 2014, 7 – 11pm  The Standard  40 Island […]