Brighton & Hove environmental education

Climate and biodiversity emergency

 

Webinars

 

Teaching resources

 

The Climate Emergency – inspiring and supporting students

 

Producing a Climate Curriculum

 

Reducing your school’s carbon footprint

See Resources sections on

  • Monitoring and carbon saving
  • Energy
  • Travel & air quality
  • Water
  • Waste
  • Biodiversity

 

Climate action to minimize / mitigate the effects

 

The Climate Emergency – climate justice

 

The Climate Emergency – eco-anxiety

 

Teacher CPD

 

Films

  • What is climate change and what can you do? A two minute film made by WWF at Blatchington Mill School
  • Age of Stupid (2009) A man (Pete Postlethwaite) living in the devastated future world of 2055, looking back at old footage from our time and asking: why didn’t we stop climate change when we had the chance?  Available here, Amazon Prime, iTunes, Vimeo on Demand, Google Play.
  • The Return of the Age of Stupid (2019) Stupid’s director revisits the places and people in the film and asks: what’s changed in the last ten years?
  • What if?  (2019) This 10 min film stars Ed Miliband, Jon Snow, Jonathan Pie, Jack Harries, Tamsin Allen, Chris Packham and Caroline Lucas as inhabitants of a planet uncannily like Earth in which the people are doing everything they can to stop climate change. Available here.
  • An inconvenient Truth (2006) Film about about former United States Vice President Al Gore’s campaign to educate people about global warming.
  • 2040 (2019) An optimistic film, discovering what the future could look like if we embraced the best climate solutions that already exist today.  Free resource pack and lesson plans using clips from the film available to schools.  Lessons currently linked to Australian curriculum, but pack for UK coming soon.  ‘2040’ is now available on digital platforms listed here.  Screening license available here