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Follow migrating animals

You can follow animals migrating in real time by clicking here on Movebank which is an online database of animal tracking data hosted by the Max Planck Institute for Ornithology.  This helps animal tracking researchers manage, share, protect, analyze, and archive their data.  Movebank is an international project with over 11,000 users, including people from research and conservation groups…

The Future Foundation

The Future Foundation was formed in 2016 by four co-founders; Alice Thorn, Matt Turner, Michelle Boshoff and Rob Nunn – with the aim to grow a Nonprofit Organisation that focuses on the positive development of several areas of the South African environment and economy. FF believes in the protection of the planet for the betterment of its environment, and the people and animals…

Think Global Update

Think Global says that February is more than Valentine’s Day and Shrove Tuesday, it is also about marking LBGT History month, Social Justice Day and Fairtrade Fortnight. Click here for the update. Meanwhile, Lamis Zamzam, Bassema Barahmeh and Veena Nabar will be the guest speakers at TG’s Sharing Experience of Fairtrade event on 27 February to launch the Fairtrade Fortnight Susy speakers’ tour.  You…

Countryside Classroom newsletter

Countryside Classroom is looking for contributions to its newsletter which is circulated to around 12,000 teachers and other education professionals who are using food, farming and the natural environment to engage students and enhance their learning right across the curriculum. The CC says that “it’s the ideal vehicle to promote your activities to this audience.” It…

A GA TeachMeet

The GA is calling students, NQTs and primary teachers to let them know about its 2017 Conference TeachMeet. This will take place on Friday 21 April before the free networking and quiz and unofficial #beermeet. The GA is looking for students, NQTs and primary colleagues to give a short presentation. You can sign up online.