July 10, 2014

Video: A Bottle’s Oddysey

Where do plastic bottles end up? Textiles waste is not the only resource that we still need to do a lot about. Plastic bottles are a […]
July 10, 2014

‘Beat the Flood’ Winning Schools – and Resources

Practical Action have announced the winners of their Beat the Flood competition. Set on the fictitious island of Watu, the challenge got pupils to think about […]
June 11, 2014

Teaching resources for outdoor learning

The Countryside Classroom (previously Growing Schools) website now has a range of learning resources for teachers organised by key stage and subject. Teachers can browse through […]
June 11, 2014

The Wisdom of Sustainability by Sulak Sivaraksa

The Wisdom of Sustainability continues E. F. Schumacher’s work Small Is Beautiful: Economics as if People Mattered. Emphasizing small-scale, indigenous, sustainable alternatives to globalization, Sulak offers […]
May 11, 2014

Educating for Hope in Troubled Times: climate change and the transition to a post-carbon future

This new book by David Hicks, an experienced educator with a special interest in education for sustainability, is released on 15 May 2014. It explores three global […]
April 13, 2014

‘Power to the pupils’

Solar PV for schools – The benefits “Every school has the potential to generate its own renewable energy,” this report from the Department of Energy and […]
March 9, 2014

Fair Trade Community of Practice

In May 2013 EAUC launched the Fair Trade Community Practice to recognise the need for fair trade resources in the third sector and to facilitate the sharing […]
February 8, 2014

Ground Truth Studies Teacher Handbook

This is a primer on Global Change and Remote Sensing. It includes activities for elementary and secondary students, resources for teachers, a glossary, and colour plates. […]
February 5, 2014

Water for Schools

The Water for Schools Programme is a partnership between the  Environment Agency, Greater London Authority, London Sustainable Schools Forum and Thames Water. This resource consists of missions, lesson ideas […]