Education and Engagement 


Improve student, parent, staff, vendor, and community engagement

Did you know?

  • Over 100 schools have active Green Teams and clubs, including Chicago Conservation Clubs Opens in a new window icon.
  • All new CPS schools and additions are designed to meet LEED Silver green building standards
  • Students can earn Service Learning hours for environmental activities
  • You can include environmental education Opens in a new window icon. in all areas of classroom study

What can I do?


For questions or suggestions, please contact Opens in a new window icon.


Get ideas and guidance from the Academy for Global Citizenship's Sustainability Handbook for Schools PDF icon.


Click the links below to learn environmental strategies about:


Waste & Recycling

Transportation & Air



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Page Last Modified on Thursday, April 07, 2011

Contact information
CPS Environmental Affairs
125 South Clark Street 17th Floor
Chicago, Illinois 60603
Phone: (773) 553-3161
Email: Opens in a new window icon.