sustainability

23rdNovember 2021

Green Gown Awards 2021 – Winners Announced

23.11.21|Categories: Events|Tags: , , , , , |

The Green Gown Awards aim to inspire and empower young people to visualise a better sustainable future. UK & Ireland’s virtual Awards Ceremony celebrated the inspirational work and projects of 90 finalists in 14 different categories. This year’s Finalists represented over 862,000 students and 156,000 staff. These include some notable [...]

2ndNovember 2021

New Climate Change and Nature Crisis Education Case studies!

02.11.21|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , , , , |

Loch Lomond and The Trossachs National Park have launched their Biodiversity and Climate Change education pack with new education resource case studies.  This  supports the Environmental Science curriculum (National 4/5 and Higher). The case studies are Mission Zero, Trees and Woods and Water Resources. These can help to teach Learning [...]

28thOctober 2021

Learning for Sustainability Award 2021 Winners announced!

28.10.21|Categories: Miscellaneous|Tags: , , |

35 schools, communities and individuals across Scotland have won a Learning for Sustainability Award, or recognised as Highly Commended during COP26.  Learning for Sustainability (LfS) is an entitlement for all learners within Scotland's curriculum. A recent international study showed that our learners are world-leading global citizens. Check out the 2021 winners [...]

26thOctober 2021

‘This Must be the Place’ Learning Resource Pack

26.10.21|Categories: Resources|Tags: , , , , , |

This new pack of resources aims to help children and young people to imagine a sustainable future for Scotland. It has been developed by YoungScot in partnership with Nesta. The activities are linked strongly to Learning for Sustainability, and the curriculum (Early to Fourth level). The pack would work well [...]