18 June 2013
If you’ve run a Switch-Off Fortnight campaign before, you’ll know it’s a fun way to involve the whole school in saving energy. But did you also know what a great way it can be to help you achieve your Eco-Schools Bronze, Silver or Green Flag awards?
03 June 2013
The 'If They're Gone...' Campaign poster competition opens today - you could win a trip to Parliament!
29 May 2013
Looking for science lessons with an eco-theme? Trying to incorporate more eco-ideas into your curriculum? The Pod have teamed up with the British Science Association (BSA) to create a range of new Eco-Science resources, focusing on different aspects of waste, for five to fourteen year olds.
28 May 2013
Waste Watch has collaborated with packaging companies and design and technology teachers, to develop and produce a complete GCSE scheme of work that gives students the skills businesses need, and meets current curriculum needs. Results from the most recent trial of the new One Planet Packaging resource have shown an increase in students’ knowledge and interest of sustainability issues.
27 May 2013
The Bootham School, an Eco-Schools Ambassador, extend an invitation for local senior schools to join them in their Dangerous Game
24 May 2013
The team at BBC Learning have created a whole range of eco-themed video clips and they’ve kindly allowed us to share them. These videos, on a whole range of eco-themes, can help you embed your Eco-Schools work throughout the curriculum and across the year groups.
21 May 2013
The Pod’s Switch-Off Fortnight campaign is back for its fifth year (18 November – 1 December 2013) and your school can sign now. Whether this is your school’s first or fifth year running the campaign, there is something for everyone in Switch-Off Fortnight.
16 May 2013
Read about the work of Millie, Sam and other members of Ringwood School who took part in the Send My Friend To School campaign.
08 May 2013
On Friday 5th July 2013 schools all over the country will be learning outside for Empty Classroom Day. Empty Classroom Day is the day to celebrate all the learning outside the classroom that takes place and to encourage even more. The day was created by schools and organisations at London Sustainable Schools Forum and the idea is simple: One class, outdoors, for one lesson on one day.
01 May 2013
We'd like to introduce you to our new Eco-Schools Ambassadors 2013-2015!