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March 24, 2020

March COVID-19 and K-12 Response Webinar

This is the second in a series of webinars featuring the lived experiences of our Committee members who have deployed rapid responses to operationalize the CDC’s guidance and to answer your questions. Our Committee members will share the lessons they’ve learned in responding to COVID-19 and answer your questions to help the school facility community

March 20, 2020

March COVID-19 and University Response Webinar

This is the first in a series of webinars featuring the lived experiences of our Committee members who have deployed rapid responses to operationalize the CDC’s guidance and to answer your questions. Our Committee members will share the lessons they’ve learned in responding to COVID-19 and answer your questions to help the school facility community

June 19, 2019

Learn From the Leaders: Grand Valley State University

This webinar features Facility Supervisor Ed Wierzbicki talking about the green cleaning program at Grand Valley State University, which won the 2018 Green Cleaning Award for Schools and Universities. Highlighting the standout components of his program, he focuses on the school’s campus wide methodology for custodial closet organization utilizing LEAN Principles and the implementation of

March 30, 2019

Participatory Ergonomics & Taking Care of Your Green Cleaning Team

At The University of Washington, an innovative participatory ergonomics program has led to better cleaning outcomes, greatly reduced injury, reduced turnover and absenteeism among staff and a culture of engagement in the university’s award-winning green cleaning program. This webinar looks at some of the key features of this program. Speakers include: Gene Woodard, Director of

September 28, 2018

Learn From the Leaders: Green Cleaning Is a Journey

Get to know the newest members of our Green Clean Schools Steering Committee. These green cleaning leaders will talk about what led them to green cleaning, their biggest wins and their biggest challenges. Speakers include: Tony Almeida, Manager, Custodial Services, Elk Grove Unified School District, Elk Grove, California Shawna Cragun, Director of Custodial Services, Davis School District,

August 6, 2018

Learn From the Leaders: Wellesley Public Schools

This webinar features an overview of Wellesley’s green cleaning program, focusing on team cleaning and the use of on-site generation technology. You’ll hear from two members of Wellesley’s award-winning program as well as an expert on the use of on-site generation technology. Speakers include: Michael Andersen, Custodial Service Manager, Wellesley Facilities Management Department Antonio Vassiliadis,

June 22, 2017

Women in Green Cleaning Webinar

Women in Green Cleaning Webinar features some of the most inspiring and hard-working women leading the field of green cleaning right now. Each woman discusses her own career in the traditionally male-dominated cleaning industry, offering advice for how to overcome the unique challenges of the different areas in the field. Panelists also discuss their reasons

June 16, 2016

Learn from the Leaders: Program Assessment and Continuous Improvement

Learn from the Leaders: Program Assessment and Continuous Improvement features two Green Clean Schools Leadership Council members and leaders of 2015 Green Cleaning Award winning schools, Kimberly Thomas at Clarke County School District in Georgia and Tommy Little at Georgia Tech. This webinar showcases the green cleaning programs at both of these Grand Award winning programs, examines the

June 14, 2016

Learn from the Leaders: Community Engagement in Higher Education

Learn from the Leaders: Community Engagement in Higher Education features presentations from Jackie Kimbler and Melanie Tatum at Texas Tech University and Aaron Uresti at the University of California, Irvine. This webinar will showcase the innovative green cleaning programs at both of these Green Cleaning Award-winning universities, with special attention to their ability to galvanize their students,

September 8, 2015

Infection Control in a Green Cleaning Program

Infection Control in a Green Cleaning Program explores how schools can control infections within a green clean program. The webinar featured two school districts and an expert from Kimberly-Clark. See the presenter slides here.