#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. […]


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 […]


LfS Scotland and EAUC-Scotland  respond to the College Development Network’s Draft Professional Standards for College Lecturers

News Items, Policy Advice and Responses - Thu 25th October 2018, 5:48PM

EAUC-Scotland and Learning for Sustainability Scotland have submitted a joint response to the College Development Network’s draft of the revised Professional Standards for College Lecturers. In the response suggestions are offered to enhance the integration of sustainability within the Professional Standards, and to provide greater clarity about what is expected from lecturers. Read the letter […]


Paul Bradley (SCVO): Reflections on the UKSSD ‘Measuring Up’ SDGs Report

Blog Posts, News Items, Sustainable Development Goals - Tue 17th July 2018, 4:21PM

A landmark report on the UK’s progress toward the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) has been published. ‘Measuring Up’, produced by UKSSD, paints a somewhat gloomy picture of the UK’s performance, whilst highlighting successes across the 17 SDGs that tackle issues from improving health, ending hunger, poverty, and inequality to taking action on climate change. In […]


The Revised National Performance Framework – A New Vision for Scotland?

Blog Posts, News Items - Mon 25th June 2018, 5:29PM

The Launch of the Revised National Performance Framework Kirsten Leask, member of Learning for Sustainability Scotland and co-vice chair of our Steering Group attended the launch of the National Performance Framework earlier this month. Here she provides a detailed report on the launch event and discusses the positive impact the values and language of the […]


Working with personal data? Are you ready for GDPR?

Blog Posts, LfS Scotland News, News Items - Thu 17th May 2018, 5:08PM

Abi Cornwall, Development Officer for Learning for Sustainability Scotland has been working through various guides to get us ready for the upcoming changes to data legislation (GDPR). Here she outlines the main themes of the compliance and asks: With the deadline for compliance fast approaching, how ready are you? 


Shirley-Anne Somerville MSP (Minister for Further & Higher Education and Sciences) launches the Vision 2030+ Report

LfS in Schools, LfS in Schools task group, News Items - Wed 31st January 2018, 6:37PM

The full transcript from Minister for Further and Higher Education and Sciences Shirley-Anne Somerville (MSP)’s speech, formally launching the Vision 2030+ Report is now available to download. Before introducing Irmeli Halinen, Formerly Head of Curriculum Development at the National Agency of Education (FNAE), Finland at her lecture in September 2017 at the University of Edinburgh, Shirley-Anne […]


Seeking Nominations for the Learning for Sustainability Scotland Steering Group

Blog Posts, News Items - Tue 28th November 2017, 4:53PM

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 […]