February 21, 2018

Is Quality Education the same as Learning for Sustainability/ESD?

Quality education is the goal for education within the Sustainable Development Goals (SGD 4). ESD and other sustainability-linked educations are in SDG4.7 In case you wonder […]
December 18, 2017

National Sustainable Schools Conference 2017

Education Matters because… ‘it is the most powerful tool we can give future generations’ Georgina, 16 Sustainability Matters because… ‘it ensures a future for everyone, all life […]
November 6, 2017

SEEd Responses to DfID Consultation on Global Learning

Here are the SEEd responses to the recent DfID consultation on Global learning – hope you find them useful!   What skills are needed for our […]
October 16, 2017

A personal view of the world of ESD

If I was still a teacher I would be very confused by now. What is ESD, LfS, GC, GLP, GL, ESDGC, CCed, LINE, LOtC etc? And […]
July 16, 2017

What should schools do as sustainability activities and why?

I just came across this great study by a teacher in British Columbia, Canada. “The climate mitigation gap: education and government recommendations miss the most effective […]
May 16, 2017

Our Responsible Future: 2017 General Election

Our world is facing numerous ecological and humanitarian crises – that is the bad news. The good news is that there are many organisations and individuals […]
May 16, 2017

A joint response to the Government’s approach to Agenda 30: the Sustainable Development Goals

Members of the English Learning for Sustainability Alliance (ELSA), including SEEd, have written a joint letter to the government and all major political parties calling on […]
April 26, 2017

Stepping outside your comfort zone

As young people move through education in England, their exposure to interdisciplinary experiences is increasingly reduced. In Primary schools, pupils – especially those with very imaginative […]
March 18, 2017

In Environmental and Sustainability Education, has the time come for us to ditch the word champion?

For those involved in the world of environmental and sustainability education, the word ‘champion’ is often used to define an individual  who is taking action from […]