After child care providers determine their green score with the "Go Green Rating Scale for Early Childhood Settings," this in-depth handbook explains how to improve their rating. Caregivers will gain insight on the background and reasons for creating and maintaining environmentally healthy and safe settings.
Phil Boise is the director of GreenCare for Life, non-profit organization that promotes environmental quality and stewardship in early care, elder care, schools, parks, agriculture, and the home through positive incentives. He has worked extensively over the past twenty-five years with child care programs, schools, parks, landscape professionals, and ranchers on all elements of sustainable resource management. He is an integrated pest management specialist, a trainer and educator, and has written several guidebooks and training curriculum. Phil graduated from the University of CaliforniaSanta Cruz and holds degrees in biology and environmental studies."