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Business case: How schools can profit from doing more good

By |May 23rd, 2017|Education, Environment, Schools, Water|

Organisations have huge environmental and social impacts and the standards they set play a large part in determining whether we continue to exist on a thriving or decimated planet. Sustainable practice is a competitive edge Smart companies realise this and are turning to sustainable practices to protect their resources, their stakeholders and their future. Companies [...]

Teaching sustainability leadership through action

By |February 16th, 2017|Education, Environment, Schools|

Despite considerable integration of sustainability into the Australian Curriculum, Early Years Learning Framework, the National Quality Standard, the question on how best teach students these skills remains. Research released last week shows humans are changing the climate of the planet 170 times faster than the natural rate experienced over the last 700 years, and in the [...]

4 lessons from big business on how to create amazingly successful sustainability programs

By |February 7th, 2017|Environment, Schools|

Effective sustainability programs have the power to transform organisations and change the world. With a good plan and dedicated resources almost every school or company can reduce costs, better secure supply of their resources, improve resilience and culture and carry towards a vision of a better future. The problem it is challenging and requires a [...]

TED Top 4 inspirational schools and teachers

By |December 8th, 2015|Education, Innovation, Schools|

Here’s my top 4 TED talks which all focus on innovative ways to teach kids how to look after themselves, the planet, problem solve and be well prepared for future industries. There is so much inspiration, courage and determination here. My hat is off to all the inspirational schools and teachers showing incredible vision and leadership [...]