National Building Museum

For the Greener Good: Sustainable Schools

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Schools house the nation’s most precious resource, yet many expose children to off-gasing toxins, are built in far flung locations and lack sunlight that can create vitamin D deficiencies. Discover why greener schools mean a brighter future for us all.  1.5 LU HSW-SD (AIA) / 1.5 CM (AICP)

A conversation with:
Dr. Howard Frumkin, Director, National Center for Environmental Health / Agency for Toxic Substances and Disease Registry, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
Steve Turckes, Director of K-12 Educational Facilities Group, Perkins+Will
Glenn Cummings, Deputy Assistant Secretary, U.S. Department of Education
Joanne Silberner, Health Correspondent, National Public Radio (moderator)

Sustainable Schools

$12 Members; FREE Students; $20 Non-members. Prepaid registration required. Walk-in registration based on availability.

For the Greener Good lecture series is presented by The Home Depot Foundation.



Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM

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