Governance Support

High priority recommendations on governance for Alberta school boards

Implementing environmental committees in all schools
Implementing eco-certification programs, (i.e. the EcoSchools program) in all schools
Implementing a climate action plan, with specific, measurable and achievable targets
Declaring a climate emergency

Examples of the recommendations in action


Fort McMurray Public Schools - Green Scene

Calgary Board of Education - Sustainability Framework and EcoSchools Canada

Seattle Public Schools - School Board Resolution

Edmonton Public School Board - Environment Policy

Vancouver Public Schools - Environmental Sustainability Plan

Burnaby School Board - Engaging with students, staff, families and partners to develop We Mean Green: Our First Sustainability Plan

Richmond School District - District Sustainability and Climate Action Plan (DSCAP) 2021-2026