Description

What if your job was to keep an office green?  How would you use technology and human behavior campaigns to keep your staff healthy?  In celebration of Earth Week the dynamic Facilities Management team at the U.S. Green Building Council will show you how they keep their headquarters office sustainable and have fun doing it!

Key Questions

1. What is Facility Management and how do Facility Managers impact sustainability?

2. How do you track energy and water consumption, waste/recycling, transport and human experience to reduce your impact on the environment?

3. How do you keep visitors, staff and contractors safe and healthy in your office space or building?

Expected Outcomes

Students will learn about how Facility Managers can reduce an organization's impact on the environment.  Students will also learn how the latest technology and human behavior campaigns are used to track, guide and improve our carbon footprint to keep offices and buildings as green and healthy as possible.

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Curriculum Alignment

Completed Date

 04/18/2018 11:30 AM   Eastern Time

Duration

 00:30

Presenter

Melanie Mayo-Rodgers U.S. Green Building Council

Invitee

Melissa Hope BURLESON CENTENNIAL H S

Invitee

JACINTA ASALE NEVILLE HIGH SCHOOL

Invitee

Heather Russ EL CAMINO HIGH

Invitee

Chelsea Stewart FAIR PARK COLLEGE PREP HIGH SCHOOL

Invitee

Gabriel Nila JOHN P OJEDA J H
Classes
Not Available  
Grades
Grade 6   Grade 7   Grade 8  
Career Clusters
Architecture & Construction   Education & Training   Science, Technology, Engineering & Mathematics  
No. of Students
Not Available  
Topic
EARTH WEEK: How To Keep Your Office/School Green
Sub Topic
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Industry
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Skills/Specialties
Sustainability Education   Facility Management   sustainability