School Planning

February 21, 2017, 1pm PST
Schools tend to get built on cheap land. Cheap land is often found near busy roadways—sources of pollutants that are harmful to the health of children.
The Center for Public Integrity
June 18, 2015, 5am PDT
A new study finds evidence of the benefits of green space for the cognitive development of children.
The Atlantic
July 26, 2013, 7am PDT
A recent fight over school-bus service in Loudoun County, Virginia highlights the ways in which suburban growth patterns hamper walkability and harm the health of children.
NRDC Switchboard