News & Blogs: Learning for Sustainability

Learning for Sustainability and the Professional Standards – monthly Connect session #18

Fri 12th April 2024 -

This session will have a focus on ‘Learning with our peers: the LfS Mentor programme’. Join us and the General Teaching Council for Scotland at our monthly drop-in sessions to connect with other practitioners and contributors to share, celebrate and discuss more about Learning for Sustainability and what it means for you, your practice, your setting and your wider learning community.


Education for Sustainable Development Topic Support Network: Sustainability competencies, skills, and graduate attributes

Tue 2nd April 2024 -

Join us and EAUC Scotland to hear from universities and colleges about how they integrate the development of sustainability competencies into their practice.


Telling your Story: monitoring and evaluating the impact of your Learning for Sustainability activities

Tue 2nd April 2024 -

How can we evidence the impact of our Learning for Sustainability activity in an effective and engaging way? Join us and colleagues from the Royal Highland Education Trust and the Scottish Communities Climate Action Network to find out more.


LfS Connect: Practitioner enquiry and Learning for Sustainability

Fri 22nd March 2024 - Courses & Events Summaries, Initial Teacher Education, Schools and early learning & childcare settings

Our latest Connect session on 21st March 2024, in partnership with GTC Scotland, offered participants an opportunity to hear more about and discuss ‘Practitioner enquiry and Learning for Sustainability’.


Responding to Scotland’s ‘Good Food Nation’ consultation

Thu 21st March 2024 - Blog Posts, Courses & Events Summaries, Policy Advice and Responses

On Wednesday 20 March, participants joined us and Nourish Scotland to share their views on the Scottish Government’s national Good Food Nation Plan. This consultation is open to everyone across Scotland until close of business on Monday 22 April 2024. We will publish our response in due course.


Effective collaboration for Scotland’s Learning for Sustainability ‘Movement for Change’

Fri 8th March 2024 - Blog Posts, Communities, Courses & Events Summaries, Further and Higher Education, Schools and early learning & childcare settings, Young people

On Tuesday 05 March, we welcomed participants from across Scotland and from a variety of different educational sectors to explore ‘effective collaboration for Scotland’s LfS ‘Movement for Change’.


LfS Connect: Sharing and celebrating our Learning for Sustainability journeys

Fri 1st March 2024 - Blog Posts, Courses & Events Summaries, Initial Teacher Education, News, Schools and early learning & childcare settings

Read more about our latest monthly online ‘Connect’ session for educators: just one of the resources and opportunities available on the GTC Scotland’s Learning for Sustainability Hub.


Responding to Scotland’s Good Food Nation consultation

Wed 21st February 2024 -

Join us and Nourish Scotland to share your views on the Scottish Government’s national Good Food Nation Plan.


Monitoring Education for Sustainable Development in Colleges

Thu 15th February 2024 -

How much do we teach the students at our colleges about sustainability and how do we know if what we’re teaching is making a difference? Join us and EAUC Scotland as we come together with other college curriculum leads, departmental heads, lecturers, principals, and sustainability specialists to find out more.


It’s back! Join a worldwide learning community with ‘Learning for a Sustainable Future’

Mon 12th February 2024 - Further and Higher Education, Initial Teacher Education, News, Schools and early learning & childcare settings, Young people

We’re delighted to announce the return of ‘Learning for a Sustainable Future’; our highly successful online learning opportunity, which has, to date, attracted over 17,000 learners from nearly 160 countries. Starts 11 March.