Does the Science Curriculum really encourage fieldwork?

By | January 23rd, 2018|Categories: Blog|

In our latest blog on the government's 25 year plan for the environment, NAEE Fellow, Dr Melissa Glackin of King's College, asks whether the science curriculum actually encourages fieldwork – and environmental education. In Chapter 3 [...]

More on the 25 Year Environment Plan

By | January 18th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

The government launched its 25 Year Environment Plan last week, and we heard the views of NAEE's President, Prof Justin Dillon about it on Tuesday.  Today, we hear from NAEE Trustee Dr Morgan Phillips.  What follows is [...]

The 25 Year Environment Plan: Green future or green wash?

By | January 16th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Last week, the government launched its 25 Year Environment Plan, and we intend to cover this important event with a number of posts in the coming weeks.  We begin, appropriately, with the views of NAEE's President, Prof [...]

EO Wilson and the needs of the Earth

By | January 11th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

The Centre for the Advancement of the Steady State Economy [CASSE] issued a blog by Brian Czech on January 8th that featured the latest project from EO Wilson: Nature Needs Half.  The blog starts: WE NEED NATURE.     NATURE [...]

You say you want a resolution

By | January 9th, 2018|Categories: Blog|

Today's blog is from Ben Ballin who chairs the West Midlands Sustainable Schools Network – @wmsussch – It is written in Ben's personal capacity It’s that time of year again when people look back on what they have achieved in the [...]

NAEE’s Secondary Curriculum Handbook

By | December 21st, 2017|Categories: Blog|

NAEE's new Secondary Curriculum Handbook will be published on our website in early January.  As a foretaste, this is the Foreword to the report written by NAEE's Chair of Trustees: Writing some two years on [...]

An update from Natural England

By | December 19th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Natural England has published its latest round up of recent and relevant evidence and reports, policy agenda developments, large scale delivery sector initiatives, resources and news items.  This supports the Strategic Research Groups for Learning in [...]

It’s so cool being an Eco-School!

By | December 14th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Today's Guest Blog comes from Karen Davies, Partnerships Co-ordinator at Stafford Borough Council. Stafford Borough Eco-Schools Network continues to thrive!  The last meeting of the Summer term was held at Weston Road Academy in its refurbished ‘eco-classroom’.  Guest [...]

Post-Sustainability and Environmental Education

By | December 12th, 2017|Categories: Blog|

Post-Sustainability and Environmental Education – Remaking Education for the Future is a new book.  The publisher says that it: "provides a critique of over two decades of sustained effort to infuse educational systems with education for sustainable [...]