The School Sustainability Associates (SSAs) provide opportunities for teachers, students and schools champions to directly contribute to the sustainability of their school and community by providing educational tours at our two Education Transfer Stations, in-class or virtual teacher training and instructional support for student action projects for elementary, middle, and high school classrooms and student groups throughout Alameda County, California.
About the Agency: StopWaste is a public agency responsible for reducing the waste stream in Alameda County. We help cities, business, schools and residents reduce waste through source reduction and recycling, market development, technical assistance and public education. We are governed jointly by three Boards, the Alameda County Waste Management Authority, the Alameda County Source Reduction and Recycling Board, and the Energy Council. Staff are employees of the Waste Management Authority.