Monthly Archives: November 2019

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Should and Can Education Save the Planet?

By | November 12th, 2019|Blog|

Today's post is by Arjen Wals, the well-known international environmental educator and researcher who writes: "Last month I attended the European Conference on Educational Research (ECER) in Hamburg.  Around 3000 participants from over 60 countries attended the conference.  Since the overall theme was 'Education in an Era of Risk – the Role of Educational Research [...]

November 11th 2019

By | November 11th, 2019|Webwatch|

NAEE is collaborating with COBIS, the Council of British International Schools, on an Eco Film Award.  This is a film-making competition that aims to develop COBIS students’ environmental awareness and empower them to take action. Students have been invited to produce a short film showcasing a project they have carried out to improve the environmental sustainability of their school.  Through this competition, [...]

Environmental education at How Hill

By | November 5th, 2019|Blog|

Today we feature a blog from St Francis of Assisi Primary School in Norwich.  In this, the year 5 students recount their recent visit to How Hill which is an environmental study centre in the Norfolk Broads. Here are a few of the children's many comments about what they did and how much they enjoyed it: [...]

November 4th 2019

By | November 4th, 2019|Webwatch|

Last week we mentioned the Climate Change Teacher training Academy which is delivered by Harwood Education and UNITAR.  Its mission is to ensure that there will be a climate change teacher, in every school throughout the world, starting with the UK.  It says: "As a Climate Change Accredited Teacher in your school you gain access to world-class learning [...]