News Round-up

/News Round-up

May 25th 2020

By | May 25th, 2020|Categories: Webwatch|

Here's an update from across the Atlantic from NAAEE.  This includes: Let's Keep Learning from Each Other: Help GEEP Reach 100 Country Profiles!  GEEP is aiming high! Join our campaign to have 100 country profiles on [...]

May 18th 2020

By | May 18th, 2020|Categories: Webwatch|

NAEE has published its obituary on Vice-President Anne Kenrick whose personal vision and benevolence gave rise to the Association's Hugh Kenrick Bursary Scheme.  This is her abiding legacy.  Written by Executive Director Nina Hatch, the obituary charts the [...]

May 11th 2020

By | May 11th, 2020|Categories: Webwatch|

Anglia Ruskin University is running free webinars for teachers, teaching assistants and educators.  The overall theme is Changing the World One Lesson at a Time: Environmental and Sustainability Education, and each has been developed with a specific [...]

May 4th 2020

By | May 3rd, 2020|Categories: Webwatch|

Every half-term members of the Burnet News Club explore a different issue in the news.  Teachers receive a fully-resourced 6-hour scheme of work on each issue, including inspiring multimedia news content and engaging activities which can [...]

April 27th 2020

By | April 27th, 2020|Categories: Webwatch|

The deadline for features in the latest CJS Focus on Environmental Education & Outdoor Activities is May 1st.   You can secure free space in this CJS publication in association with the Countryside Education Trust. [...]

April 20th 2020

By | April 20th, 2020|Categories: Webwatch|

Wednesday 22nd Update Happy Earth day 🌏 . Tuesday 21st Update c/o Jess Tipton: Today pm Climate of Emotions conference Wed to Sun Earth Optimism Summit Mon 27th after school Eco-Anxiety in Young People teacher training online eco-resources [...]

April 13th 2020

By | April 13th, 2020|Categories: Webwatch|

We begin with some good news amid the virus gloom.  The results from the 2019 Butterfly Conservation UK butterfly monitoring scheme show that butterflies bounced back last summer with their best year since 1997.  Further, just over half of UK [...]

April 6th 2020

By | April 6th, 2020|Categories: Webwatch|

"When things get back to normal, we'll ...".  How many times have you heard that recently?  It's a fervent wish of countless millions of people, and yet, what will it look like?  Will every closed small [...]

March 30th 2020

By | March 30th, 2020|Categories: Webwatch|

A week on and the country is in many ways barely recognisable as the changes to our lives because of COVID-19 take effect.  Schools are mostly shut, but are supporting students learning at home, and [...]