Working with the Community

January 26, 2014

Barnaby Bear’s Local Area Album

Barnaby Bear’s Local Area Album introduces the class to this popular character’s home area, looking at issues including housing, school, transport, shopping, leisure, religion and recycling. […]
January 25, 2014

Towards Whole School Sustainability: a view from London schools

Ideas for moving from lone enthusiast to whole school participation. This handbook offers information and inspiration on the following subjects: Planning checklist; Engaging busy teachers; Gaining the […]
January 25, 2014

Top Tips for Sustainable Purchasing in Schools

Sustainable procurement is the process of making and managing buying choices which take into account the impact of those choices on sustainable development. This leaflet tell […]
January 22, 2014

Sustainable energy and the local community

This resource is a practical activity detailing one lesson and links with school resources from the Ashden Awards short films. It can be easily adapted to suit […]
January 19, 2014

TEDEd: Greening the ghetto – Marjora Carter

TED Talk Lessons are created by TED-Ed using inspirational TED Talks. In this lesson, MacArthur-winning activist Majora Carter details her fight for environmental justice in the […]
January 16, 2014

TEDEd: A future beyond traffic gridlock – Bill Ford

TED Talk Lessons are created by TED-Ed using inspirational TED Talks. In this lesson, Bill Ford sets out his vision for the future of mobility, including “smart […]
December 6, 2013

Social learning : towards a sustainable world (e-book)

This comprehensive volume presents and discusses key principles, perspectives, and practices of social learning in the context of sustainability. Social learning is explored from a range […]
June 23, 2010

Delivering Sustainable Communities Through Sustainable Schools

Guidance for Local Authority Officers This resource is designed to guide Local Authorities in delivering support services to schools including support on; School Improvement, Purchasing and […]
May 26, 2010

Top Tips for Sustainable Schools Travel

This leaflet provides schools with ten tips on how to promote sustainable travel to school, including advice on working with local authorities and communicating with parents, […]