Your hub for info, discussion and action on sustainability at SLC
An environmental education program that addresses both how the schools are run and what students learn, designed collaboratively by school boards for school boards to incorporate environmental education as well as environmentally responsible action into the school setting. Student success -— in both academics and positive contributions to society—is the focus of Ontario EcoSchools.
Includes a wealth of online tools and resources to enable teachers, students, and parents to TAKE ACTION. Check out what you can do both at home and at school to lesson your impact on the environment.
Energy Action Coalition is a coalition of 50 youth-led environmental and social justice groups working together to build the youth clean energy and climate movement.
Dedicated to helping educators, both inside and outside of schools, promote environmental awareness among young people aged 6-19.
… promotes the use of active and efficient transportation for the daily trip to school, addressing health and traffic safety issues while taking action on air pollution and climate change.
The resources in this section provide general background information on sustainability in higher education, including events, organizations, case studies, and presentations.
The Physics & Ethics Education Project is an interactive website and virtual learning environment for secondary school science teachers and their students. It is a teaching resource developed to highlight the moral, ethical, social, economic, environmental and technological implications and applications of physics.
From the US Environmental Protection Agency
Whether you already have a thriving food garden at school or are just starting to plan yours, this free guide to Food Gardening for Schools (PDF) will help you keep it growing strong.
12 scientists and engineers tell of their experiences in trying to follow an ethical career. The cases cover a wide range of issues relating to the environment, social justice, the military, and animal welfare.
Last updated: 2016-03-04