Historic school receives prestigious environmental certification

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Connaught School

From the Calgary Board of Education website:

“Historic Connaught School, the oldest operating school in Calgary, has received a prestigious environmental certification.

Connaught School underwent a major renovation in 2008-09. As part of the renovation and (LEEDS) certification, Connaught teachers and the CBE EcoTeam created a series of educational resources focused on using the environmental features of the school as teaching tools. These were connected to the program of studies learning outcomes for Grades 1-6. This resulted in the creation of numerous videos for student use and community education. In addition, the school undertook the creation of naturalization area that has engaged the local community.”

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  1. I put it on Facebook with a request for Calgary friends to see if they can offer any support.

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