TEESNET 11th Annual Conference welcomes UNESCO’s lead on Education for Sustainable Development, Alexander Leicht

Courses & Events, LfS in Schools, Sustainable Development Goals - Tue 26th June 2018, 3:16PM

Getting to the Heart of the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) UNESCO’s Alexander Leicht will be joined by educator, teacher and NGO delegates as well as fellow speakers Duncan Green, Senior Strategic Adviser for Oxfam and Manju Patel Nair, Education Consultant & Trainer from HEC Global Learning Centre, to explore the conference theme: ‘Getting to the Heart […]

Event update: Measuring Sustainability in the Curriculum, 10 January 2018

Colleges & Universities Task Groups, Past Events - Mon 5th February 2018, 12:52PM

This event – jointly hosted by EAUC & Learning for Sustainability Scotland on 10th January 2018 was very well attended by members of both organisations. The workshop set the context for sustainability in the curriculum, highlighted what is being done so far in Universities and Colleges, asked what we can learn from other approaches and looked […]

Our member: Solutions for the Planet, blogs about the LfS Scotland AGM

Blog Posts, Past Events - Thu 1st February 2018, 5:36PM

It’s always great to know that our members enjoy our events and workshops, and it’s even better to learn that they enjoyed the event or workshop so much they felt compelled to write about it. But that’s just what Jess Mitchell from Solutions for the Planet did over on their own website. You can read […]

All the news from our January AGM & Networking Day (with links to reports)

Annual General Meetings, Membership, Past Events - Wed 31st January 2018, 5:05PM

The Annual General Meeting was held on Thursday 18  January 2018 at the University of Edinburgh, Moray House School of Education. This year’s theme was  Learning for the Future – Whose Voice Counts? The workshops contributed to the UK Stakeholders Action Plan for the SDGs and focused on how to engage young people in Scotland’s Year of […]

Programme & Speakers confirmed for the AGM & Network Gathering

Annual General Meetings, Courses & Events, Past Events - Wed 13th December 2017, 5:16PM

As we reach the second anniversary of the UN Sustainable Development Goals and Scotland’s Year of Young People 2018begins this year’s annual gathering will consider how to how best to release the potential of everyone -individuals, communities and sectors- to create human and planetary wellbeing . With a challenging contribution from journalist and political commentator Joyce McMillan, particular emphasis will […]

Taking Action on the UN Sustainable Development Goals across Communities & Schools Event

Communities Task Group, Past Events, SDGs Task Group News, Sustainable Development Goals, Task Group News - Thu 9th November 2017, 6:00PM

This SDG themed network forum event was jointly hosted by the SDGs task group and the newly formed Communities & LfS task group and set up to meet both group’s outcomes and objectives.  It was also held after members responding to our annual members survey demonstrated a need and an interest in exploring the Sustainable […]

Teacher Education and the UN Sustainable Development Goals – TEESNet Conference September 2017

Past Events, Sustainable Development Goals - Mon 2nd October 2017, 2:14PM

Outcomes from LfS Scotland’s joint seminar  with Teacher Education for Equity and Sustainability Network (TEESNet) in March 2017, Meeting the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals in Initial Teacher Education in the UK: Progress and Opportunities were used to develop the well attended Conference in September 2017 at Liverpool Hope University focussing  on Making the Sustainable Development […]

Annual General Meeting & Networking event 2015

Annual General Meetings, Past Events - Tue 15th December 2015, 4:09PM

The Annual General Meeting was held on Tuesday 8 December at the University of Edinburgh, Moray House School of Education. Over fifty members came to discuss the future work of Learning for Sustainability Scotland, how to get involved in task groups and to shape how LfS Scotland responds to global agendas. This year also marked […]

LfSS Fundraising Workshops announced – 21 May 2015

News Items, Past Events - Fri 1st May 2015, 2:32PM

We are hosting two member events on 21 May 2015 which look at developing funding strategies. Feedback from our AGM showed that fundraising is becoming a bigger part of LfS Scotland members’ day-to-day working lives. We found that many of us have limited or no experience of the fundraising process; or of how to tailor our language so we speak […]

Professional Development Courses – 2015 programme open for bookings

Past Events - Fri 24th October 2014, 12:20PM

LfS Scotland, in partnership with the Moray House School of Education, is now taking bookings for our 2015 programme of Continuing Professional Development Courses for Teachers.   Leadership for Sustainability 23 Jan 2015, 09:30-16:00 + follow-up twilight A one-day course for Head Teachers, Depute Head Teachers and Principal Teachers in primary or secondary schools, and […]