#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 […]


Attending the 11th Global RCE Conference in Cebu, Philippines

Blog Posts, RCE Network, Steering Group, Youth Network - Mon 7th January 2019, 4:48PM

Laura Curtis-Moss (member of the LfS Scotland Steering Group) and Kirsten Leask (co-vice Chair of LfS Scotland) attended the 11th Global RCE Conference on behalf of LfS Scotland. Here Laura tells us about the experience. Last month I was lucky enough to travel to the Philippines to represent Learning for Sustainability Scotland at the 11th […]


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

#ThisisLfS Case Studies - Wed 5th December 2018, 1:47PM

Cornton Nursery is a local authority nursery in Stirling, providing Early Years and Family and Childcare learning for 110 children and their families. Click on this link to read Cornton Nursery’s inspiring #ThisisLfS story on achieving a whole setting approach to Learning for Sustainability. *** Our #ThisisLfS series presents inspirational stories about how Learning for Sustainability […]


UNESCO position paper on the Future of ESD November 2018

Policy Advice and Responses, Uncategorised - Tue 20th November 2018, 7:30PM

LfS Scotland’s response to the draft UNESCO position paper on the Future of Education for Sustainable Development What makes people act for sustainable development? How can education help make the transformation? UNESCO invites concerned stakeholders and the public to review the draft UNESCO udraft UNESCO position paper on the future of Education for Sustainable Development […]


Project Manager: Connecting Classrooms through Learning for Sustainability

Blog Posts, Staff, Uncategorised - Tue 6th November 2018, 12:36PM

A Project Manager with a working knowledge of Learning for Sustainability practice and policy in Scottish schools is sought to lead on developing and coordinating the British Council Connecting Classrooms through Learning for Sustainability Programme in Scotland 2018-21.  Part of an international British Council /DfID programme, the aim of this work is to support teachers […]


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 […]