Mundo Verde’s Principal Dahlia Aguilar speaks at TEDxMidAtlantic Salon: Disruption

Mundo Verde’s Principal Dahlia Aguilar speaks at TEDxMidAtlantic Salon: Disruption

What happens when our perceptions suddenly don’t match reality? When the things we have taken for granted change in the blink of an eye? When hope becomes fear, and progress seems interrupted? Such Disruption can leave us defeated, or it can be embraced and turned into opportunity. 

Mundo Verde awarded AIA 2016 Education Facility Design Award

Mundo Verde’s school building was awarded the 2016 Education Facility Design Award, presented by the American Institute of Architects (AIA) Committee on Architecture for Education (CAE). Mundo Verde is one of twelve campuses in the nation that the committee selected as “examples of a superb place in which to learn, while demonstrating excellence in architectural design.” Special thanks to Studio Twenty Seven Architecture for their innovative work!

Mundo Verde featured in OSSE Environmental Literacy Snapshot

Mundo Verde featured in OSSE Environmental Literacy Snapshot

The District of Columbia Office of the State Superintendent of Education published a booklet of 16 schools across the district that participated in its Environmental Literacy Leadership Cadre pilot program. Scroll to page 16 to see Mundo Verde’s environmental program highlights and next steps.

Sustainability Literacy and Programs Coordinator Tara McNerney featured in U.S. Green Building Council’s Blog

“Nurturing the Future”, a blog from the USGBC on environmental education, featured Mundo Verde superstar Ms. Tara, our Sustainability Literacy and Programs Coordinator and cooking and gardening teacher.