News & Blogs: LfS Scotland Updates

Want to nominate someone for a place in the Learning for Sustainability Scotland Steering Group?

Mon 2nd December 2019 - LfS Scotland Updates

Deadline: 5pm Friday 6 December 2019 Would you like to play a part in shaping the work of Learning for Sustainability Scotland by joining our Steering Group? As a member of Learning for Sustainability Scotland, you will probably know that our Steering Group term runs for two years. As a result, there are now members… [read more]


Professional Learning Award for Learning for Sustainability Scotland

Mon 2nd September 2019 - LfS Scotland Updates

We are delighted that Learning for Sustainability Scotland has been awarded the GTCS Professional Learning Award for Organisations for our programmes for Scotland’s educators in early years settings, schools, colleges and universities. In written feedback the GTCS awarding panel said: ‘the key features of high quality, effective professional learning in line with the Professional Learning… [read more]


Report from the LfS Scotland Jan – Dec 2018 AGM

Tue 22nd January 2019 - Courses & Events Summaries, LfS Scotland Updates

The Annual General Meeting was held on Wednesday 16 January at the University of Edinburgh, Moray House School of Education. This year’s theme was The Power of Storytelling: Learning from the Past to Inform the Present and Inspire the Future. Over sixty members came to explore the theme and the future work of Learning for Sustainability Scotland, to… [read more]


Scottish Food Systems and Sustainability – LfSS Youth Network Project Update

Mon 27th August 2018 - LfS Scotland Updates

The Learning for Sustainability Scotland (LfSS) Youth Network recently supported the Royal Highland Education Trust to give a fantastic opportunity to five young people aged 20-30, to discover more about sustainability and the Scottish food system, and then to share that learning with people of all ages at the Royal Highland Show. In this blog… [read more]


Latest update from the Steering Group

Mon 9th July 2018 - LfS Scotland Updates

This month, we welcome the bliss of long summer days, sunshine and warmth and the tantalizing promise of time away with family, friends or self. For many, it is also festival season, where the norms of urban life disappear and we come together for a temporary life in a field – energised by music. Music… [read more]


June update from the Learning for Sustainability Scotland Steering Group

Tue 12th June 2018 - LfS Scotland Updates

Welcome to the June update from our Steering Group. The white froth of cow parsley and hawthorn, and the long days of sunshine signal the promise of summer. The feeling of warmth on skin and the sounds of beasts on the wing make water more appealing. We can absorb the calm from a full moon… [read more]


Meet our Members: Solutions for the Planet tell us about their Big Ideas competition

Wed 7th February 2018 - LfS Scotland Updates

Solutions for the Planet are a social enterprise working in Glasgow and Falkirk (as well as nationally). They are a  small team of 4, working across different areas in the UK and their vision is for “a generation of young people ready and able to respond to 21st Century sustainability challenges.” Learning for Sustainability Scotland was the… [read more]


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

Wed 31st January 2018 - LfS Scotland Updates

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… [read more]


Programme & Speakers confirmed for the AGM & Network Gathering

Wed 13th December 2017 - LfS Scotland Updates

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… [read more]


Seeking Nominations for the Learning for Sustainability Scotland Steering Group

Tue 28th November 2017 - LfS Scotland Updates

Seeking nominations for the Learning for Sustainability Scotland Steering Group Deadline: Friday 15 December 2018 at 5pm Membership of our Steering Group is  for a two year term  and voting for new representation on the Steering Group will take place at this year’s AGM on 18 January 2018. If you would like to be part… [read more]