#ThisisLfS: Towards a whole setting approach to Learning for Sustainability: Inspiration and Insights

#ThisisLfS Case Studies, LfS in Schools, Membership, News Items, Resources & Reports - Sun 3rd March 2019, 10:29AM

Levenmouth Academy is a local authority secondary school in Fife. Their inspirational development of the school grounds  has engaged learners in Learning for Sustainability through outdoor learning to meet the needs of the whole school. Click on this link to read their story. *** Our #ThisisLfS series presents inspirational stories about how Learning for Sustainability is […]


#ThisisLfS: Towards a whole setting approach to Learning for Sustainability: Inspiration and Insights

#ThisisLfS Case Studies, LfS in Schools, Membership, News Items, Resources & Reports, Uncategorised - Sun 3rd March 2019, 10:24AM

Muthill Primary School is a local authority school in Perth and Kinross. Muthill pupils and the wider community have supported and campaigned about sustainable development issues for over a decade, often in partnership with their partner school in Ghana. Click on this link to read their story. *** Our #ThisisLfS series presents inspirational stories about how […]


#ThisisLfS: Towards a whole setting approach to Learning for Sustainability: Inspiration and Insights

#ThisisLfS Case Studies, LfS in Schools, Membership, News Items, Resources & Reports - Thu 31st January 2019, 4:34PM

Newlands Primary School is a local authority school in the Scottish Borders. Click on this link to read Newlands Primary School #ThisisLfS inspiring story on achieving a whole setting approach to Learning for Sustainability. *** Our #ThisisLfS series presents inspirational stories about how Learning for Sustainability is being developed in 3-18 years learning settings across Scotland. […]


What is Learning for Sustainability?

Blog Posts, Membership - Tue 29th January 2019, 5:10PM

You’ve heard the name… you might even be a member, but what does it actually mean? LfS Scotland member Sarah Ford-Hutchinson delves into the jargon to discover what’s underneath and gives us an understanding of what being a member of LfS Scotland means to her. Dear Reader, I hear you care about sustainability. You recycle. […]


Report from the LfS Scotland Jan – Dec 2018 AGM

Annual General Meetings, Membership, News Items - Tue 22nd January 2019, 4:08PM

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 […]


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

Annual General Meetings, Blog Posts, Membership - Wed 7th February 2018, 2:53PM

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 […]


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 […]


Meet our Members: Fiona Ross, Carse of Gowrie Sustainability Group

Blog Posts, Communities Task Group, Membership, SDGs Task Group News, Sustainable Development Goals - Mon 20th November 2017, 9:15AM

In the first of our Meet our Members series, we meet: Fiona Ross – chair of the Carse of Gowrie Sustainability Group. Fiona is a hugely inspiring and positive member of the Learning for Sustainability Scotland network and plays an active part on our SDGs task group. Here she talks about her interest in the […]


UNESCO’s Aaron Benavot speaks at LfS Scotland’s AGM

Annual General Meetings, Membership, News Items - Tue 24th January 2017, 11:02AM

Education for People and Planet LfS Scotland members were privileged to hear from Aaron Benavot, Director of the new Global Education Monitoring (GEM) Report by UNESCO at our 2016 AGM held on 19 January 2017. He spoke about the potential for education to propel progress towards all the Sustainable Development Goals outlined in the UN’s […]