Sustainability for PK-12 Schools: How to Create a Sustainability Program AAC #1889 - (5/1/2019)

May 01, 2019 08:00am -
May 01, 2019 04:00pm

Event Description

This course will provide participants the knowledge and skills to understand, design and implement a sustainable learning environment in their district. Building systems, energy efficiency, renewable energy systems, and the legal implications associated with such operational decisions will be discussed along with their impact on the learning environment and student wellness. 


  • Sustainability in Programmatic Options for Increased Energy Efficiency
  • Understanding Renewable Energy Systems Impact on Learning
  • Legal Implications to Your District When Changing Energy Systems
  • Sustainable Building Design & its' Effects on Student Wellness and the Learning Community
  • Analyzing Building Systems vs Sustainable Systems in Environmental Impact


This academy has pre-work. While it is not required, this data-gathering template will greatly enhance your academy experience. Please contact Jennifer at with any questions or to obtain the pre-work.


PD Clock Hours: 6
Designation Points: 6
AAC Credits: 6

Registration & Refreshments: 7:30am - 8:00am
Program: 8:00am - 4:00pm
Lunch: 12:00pm - 1:00pm

Please contact Jennifer Corbin at or 815-753-6102 with any dietary restrictions by April 24, 2019.

Due to changes in the Illinois State Board of Education professional development requirements, please be advised that you will be required to sign/scan in and out of all professional development opportunities, in which credits are offered. Each attendee will also be required to fill out an evaluation summary in order to receive credit.

Event Type:Administrators' Academy Credit
Category:Administrators' Academy Credit
Early registration ends on Dec 05, 2018.
Regular registration starts on Dec 06, 2018 and ends on May 14, 2019.
Late registration starts on May 15, 2019.
(GMT-06:00) Central Time (US & Canada)


Downloadable Documents
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PDF Sustainability AAC reg form