Oakland Technical High School

November 19, 2018

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Student Blog 

For the campus brute survey, we received a map with the location of all our sorting systems. The purpose of the brute survey was to check on our bins and observe what needed to be changed or kept at each station. The brute survey helped us understand what stations needed more recycling, landfill, and...

November 14, 2018

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Student Blog 

During this after-school meeting, we came together to plan our day at the Green Team Summit. Our team chose to focus on the importance of communicating with staff such as administrators, custodians, and teachers.

Our goal was to educate students about the different types of adults they may run into while they implement the sorting...

November 14, 2018

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Student Blog 

Meeting with custodial staff during a sorting system project is crucial because it gives insight into their perspective and any comments, concerns, and questions they may have. Oakland Tech Earth Team recently held a custodial meeting. Before we did this, we prepared by recording the key points we wanted to speak with them about.

These...

November 14, 2018

Screen Shot 2018-11-14 at 10.01.03 AM.pngThe day kicked off the day with some bagels and pastries, just mingling. Then everyone gathered around and some representatives from Friends of Sausal who began to talk about the importance and purpose of us all coming to help. I remember him thanking us, and how dedicated he was to the cause, I liked that because it’s great to have people that care about our environment.

He explained the different groups...