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Back To School

It’s back to school time. Here’s our earth-friendly guide to sustainable school supplies, eco-friendly (and adorable!) back packs, tips and tools for safe, healthy school lunches, and everything else you and your kid need to not just survive, but thrive, this school year.

5 Simple Vegan-Friendly School Lunch Ideas Kids Will Love
Pack up a school week's worth of meat- and dairy-free lunches.
This Mom Shares What It’s Like To Send Your Kid To Cyber School
There are a lot of benefits, but some difficulties, too. Here's what you need to know.
How Gardening Turned This Poor-Performing School In The Bronx Around
Attendance, grades, and test scores all went up—and students blossomed.
How Green Schoolyards Are Changing The Face Of Learning In New York City
Green schoolyards are valuable resources and offer a safe meditative space for staff and students.
How Yoga And Meditation Are Transforming Underserved Schools

Here's what happened when a school principal and a yoga teacher teamed up to bring yoga to the kids who need it most.

3 Tips For Breakfasts That Will Help Your Kids Stay Awake In School
These foods can boost brain function, enhance memory and improve concentration.
​4 Really Cool Things Schools Around The World Do To Help Students Thrive
They set students up for a lifetime of wellbeing—why don't we?
Exactly What To Feed Active Kids Who Play Sports
Active children need extra nutrition to get them through their days.
How To Get Rid Of Lice Naturally—According To A Professional Nit Picker
Lice have become resistant to most chemical lice shampoos; here are effective natural alternatives.
7 Best Reusable Sandwich And Snack Bags For Your Kid To Take To School
These easy-to-use and easy-on-the-environment swaps are simple to wash an reuse every day.