Past Webinar Recordings & Presentations

To further assist you in the certification process, we have provided links to previous webinar recordings and presentations that supply information relevant to all aspects of our program.  If you were unable to attend one of our online presentations, this is a great opportunity to learn about what you missed. 

The link to the recording of the presentation is hyperlinked in the title of the webinar in red font.  The power point presentation of the webinar is listed as a bullet point below the title of the webinar in orange font. You can navigate to the different webinar topic areas using the links below.

Arts

A Stronger Arts Program Means A Stronger Sustainable Jersey for Schools Action Plan (March 23, 2016)

 

Certification

Leveling Up: Going for Silver & National Recognition (October 30, 2019)

Making Progress on Your Certification Application (March 7, 2019)

New Actions & Program Updates (October 4, 2019)

Planning for Recertification (November 20, 2019)) 

Ready, Set, Certified  (October 10, 2019)

Energy

Alternative Fuel Vehicles for Municipalities and Schools ( January 11, 2018) 

  • Sustainable Jersey Presentation Slides, Peg Hanna, Assistant Director of Air Monitoring and Mobile Sources for NJDEP, Division of Air Quality, Michelle McCutcheon-Schour, Senior Transportation Analyst for VEIC, Brian Platt, Director for Jersey City Office of Innovation, Nancy Quirk Energy Program Manager for Sustainable Jersey

A Primer: Energy Actions for the Sustainable Jersey for Schools Program (March 31, 2015)

Community Solar in New Jersey (December 12, 2018)  

Community Solar by Municipalities (January 23, 2019)  

Get Plugged In: Actions and Incentives to Encourage Electric Vehicles (July 19, 2016)

Getting Started on Energy Actions: Funding and Incentives from New Jersey's Clean Energy Program (November 6, 2019)

    • Sustainable Jersey PresentationZenon Tech-Czarny, Sustainable Jersey; Tony O'Donnell, TRC, New Jersey's Clean Energy Program; Tracey Woods, Sustainable Jersey

Getting Started on Energy Actions: How Energy Savings Plans Improvement Plans Fund Energy Upgrades (November 13, 2019)

How Energy Efficiency Helps Schools and Districts Save Money (March 15, 2016)

Lessons from the Field:  EDF Climate Corps Fellows Document Municipal and School Progress in Sustainable Jersey (August 11, 2016)

  • Presentation Slides, Gary Fournier, Sustainable Jersey; Anne-Marie Peracchio, NJ Natural Gas; Yesh Pavlik and EDF Fellows, Environmental Defense Fund

New Actions & Updates for 2018 (November 16, 2017)

  • Presentation Slides on new Energy Efficiency actions (by Tony O'Donnell, Sustainable Jersey), Integrated STEAM actions (by John Henry, NJ School Boards Association, and Mary Reece, Foundation for Educational Administration), and School Culture and Climate actions (by Liz Warner, United Way of Northern NJ, and Patricia Heindel, College of Saint Elizabeth) 

Pathways & Incentives to Financing Clean Energy (July 13, 2016)

  • Presentation Slides, Nancy Quirk & Tony O'Donnell, Sustainable Jersey; Marybeth Brenner, TRC Energy Solutions; and Michael Thulen, NJBPU Clean Energy Program
 

Grants Program

 Gardinier Energy Grant Informational Webinar (September 18, 2019)

  • Sustainable Jersey Presentation: Kaitlyn Vollmer, Grants Program Coordinator, Sustainable Jersey; Nancy Quirk, Energy Program Manager, Sustainable Jersey; Zenon Tech-Czarny, Research and Project Specialist, Sustainable Jersey

2019 NJEA Grant Cycle Informational Webinar (September 20, 2019)

2020 PSEG Grant Cycle Informational Webinar (December 2, 2019)

Evidence Based Practices to Improve the Social, Emotional and Physical Health of Middle and High School Students (April 19, 2016)

How to Close Out Your $2,000 Grant (April 9, 2019)

Roots for Rivers Reforestation Grant & Technical Assistance Program Webinar (October 31, 2018)

  • Roots for Rivers Reforestation Webinar Presentation, Michelle DiBlasio, Watershed Restoration Coordinator, The Nature Conservancy; Kaitlyn Vollmer, Grants Program Coordinator, Sustainable Jersey; Kimber Ray, Resource Service Coordinator, The Watershed Institute

What Would You Do with $4000 to Improve Student and Staff Wellness (May 11, 2017)

 

Green Design

New Action Update- Green Design for Schools (March 28, 2018)

Healthy School Environments

Air Quality and Asthma Solutions: EPA’s Air Quality Flag Program (October 8, 2015)

 

Integrated STEAM

New Actions & Updates for 2018 (November 16, 2017)

  • Presentation Slides on new Energy Efficiency actions (by Tony O'Donnell, Sustainable Jersey), Integrated STEAM actions (by John Henry, NJ School Boards Association, and Mary Reece, Foundation for Educational Administration), and School Culture and Climate actions (by Liz Warner, United Way of Northern NJ, and Patricia Heindel, College of Saint Elizabeth)
 

Learning Environment

Curriculum Mapping (May 9, 2018)

School Culture and Climate

New Actions & Updates for 2018 (November 16, 2017)

  • Presentation Slides on new Energy Efficiency actions (by Tony O'Donnell, Sustainable Jersey), Integrated STEAM actions (by John Henry, NJ School Boards Association, and Mary Reece, Foundation for Educational Administration), and School Culture and Climate actions (by Liz Warner, United Way of Northern NJ, and Patricia Heindel, College of Saint Elizabeth)
 

School Grounds

Landscaping for a Healthy Environment (April 26, 2017)

Take It Outside! Tips and Tools for Outdoor Classrooms (April 5, 2016)

 

Student & Community Outreach

Successful School Green Teams (September 29, 2016)

The Rutgers Environmental Stewards Program and Your Community (Nov. 2, 2016)