It is no small task: One stated vision of the Colorado chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) is to green Colorado’s schools within a generation. The organization has seen some promising developments in recent years. Currently, 40 schools in the state are LEED certified and several schools figured in the latest crop of U.S. Department of Education Green Ribbon Schools. Among recent honorees are Larkspur Elementary School (Larkspur), Mesa Elementary School (Cortez), Lesher
Colorado to support green school leaders in upcoming summit.