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"SUMMARY OF EDUCATION AND SUSTAINABILITY COMMUNITY CONVERSATION The purpose of the Sustainable DC initiative is to create a strategic framework and vision to make the District the greenest, healthiest, and most livable city in the United States. Throughout the planning process, several “crosscutting” topic areas emerged: health, environmental education, jobs and job preparation, and social equity. The following summary of a conversation about environmental education held on June 5, 2012, represents the ideas of more than 40 individuals who participated in person or provided feedback online about how education cuts across issues of sustainability. This information will be used in the development of the Sustainable DC Implementation Plan related to education..... READ MORE