Monthly Archives: May 2016

Burning questions about tusks

By | May 5th, 2016|Blog|

What did you think when you saw those great piles of elephant tusks burning on TV, or read about them in the papers?  Did you welcome this as a slap in the face of poachers everywhere and a step in the right direction?  Or did you wonder, as David Attenborough did, that it would make [...]

Why Farming Matters

By | May 4th, 2016|Webwatch|

FACE has an viagra free coupons update on its publication: Why Farming Matters, a collaborative project by Farming & Countryside Education (FACE) and the National Farmers' efectos de cialis en el hombres Union (NFU). This is a teaching resource for Key Stage 2 classes. You can select individual activities or deliver them all as [...]

The Federation of City Farms and Community Gardens

By | May 3rd, 2016|Webwatch|

How much do you know about the work of the Federation of City Farms and Community Gardens? In 1972 the first city farm was established in Kentish Town, London. This not only included gardening space but also farm animals, influenced by the children's farm movement in the Netherlands. Since the early days in the 1960s [...]

Invitation to a reception

By | May 3rd, 2016|Blog|

NAEE and the North American Association for Environmental Education (NAAEE) invite you to a reception being held in Bristol on Tuesday May 31st from 1700 to 1900 at the Bristol Science Centre. The reception is to mark the UK launch of the Global Environmental Education Partnership (GEEP), which was established in 2014.  It is also being held in conjunction with the [...]

Making Birmingham Greener & Healthier

By | May 2nd, 2016|Webwatch|

Birmingham City Council, in partnership with Veolia, is looking for Birmingham’s next “green” champions.  The Best Naturally Green (Biophilic) Scheme award is aimed at attracting entries that demonstrate the efforts people and organisations have made to connect to the natural environment by protecting wildlife, creating wildlife habitats and increasing biodiversity; improving access to green living spaces; taking part in [...]

Sustainable Procurement and a Changing Climate

By | May 2nd, 2016|Environmental Education Feature|

In this feature, which will soon be published in Environmental Education Vol 112, Matt Roper, CEO of Green Buying explores his company's work with schools. There is a growing awareness within the education sector of the need and potential to “buy green” and there are plenty of examples of committed individuals taking major steps to [...]