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Sustainability

Keeping it green in the kitchen

Schools are still reluctant to spend money on energy-saving catering equipment, says Simon Fro...

Positive impact

Sustainability isn't just a buzzword, says Helen Fraser

Planting the seeds of sustainability

Living responsibly is embedded in the lessons and daily life of independent schools, says Simo...

Watch your waste

Philip Simpson looks at the benefits that sustainable food waste recycling can offer schools

New energy consultancy service launches

Optimal Monitoring's newly launched service aims to help schools increase their energy efficie...

Waste not, want not

Derby High School pupils learn what happens to our rubbish at visit to waste and recycling pla...

MSC's lessons a great catch for schools

Primary schools get sustainability lessons from Marine Stewardship Council's Fish and Kids pro...

New sustainability education resource for teachers

Bristol 2015 launch new website full of resources to support teachers in engaging young people...

Keeping IT green

Technology in the classroom can have a huge impact on energy bills. Steve Smith shows us how t...

Paper-free for the planet

Despite the evident cost to the environment, schools are still too reliant on paper-based comm...

A sustainable approach to teaching

John Walmsley says UWC Atlantic College's sustainability activities are a big part of school l...

Dragon pupils create a climate for change

First pupil-led march raises awareness in climate change in Oxford

Children in 100 countries to learn about UN green goals

Neymar, Serena Williams and Kolo Toure join UNICEF and Global Goals campaign to launch World's...

Energy management: the key to financial savings in education

Becoming energy efficient needs a defined strategy, says Optimal Monitoring

Liquid assets

Amar Hussain looks at how schools can do more to help reduce consumption and wastage and becom...

Young Enterprise London finals success

London girls' school recently competed at the Company of the Year London Finals at HSBC in Can...

Saving energy and costs

Andrew Lees looks at how schools can save money by complying with ESOS

Pencil Bin gets top of the class for recycling

Leafield Environmental is launching a new, pencil shaped novelty bin for the school environmen...

Keeping in touch in the electronic age

Julie Booth looks at how going green can lead to more effective communications between schools...

Two alumni win Dauntsey's sustainable development award

Dauntsey's School announces Richard Sandbrook Award winners for 2015

Setting a good example in energy use

Stephen Davies offers some advice for schools looking to improve their energy-saving and carbo...

School turns to green heat

A prep school has taken advantage of a little-known funding initiative to replace its old oil ...

International energy prize invites entries

Secondary schools are amongst the organisations eligible to enter this year's Zayed Future Ene...

Canny thinking

A new recycling initiative in South Lanarkshire is hoping to inspire 18,000 students and staff...

Taking a comprehensive approach

Alexandra Hammond looks at how energy performance contracts can help schools implement energy-...

Getting the green light

Kevin Cox has five tips for schools looking to secure funding for energy-saving upgrades to th...

Protecting solar investment

A Liverpool primary school's new photovoltaic system employs a variety of flexible conduit sys...

Nominate your school for WWF's Green Ambassador Awards

WWF has launched nationwide search to find inspirational schools putting environmental issues ...

Carbon-cutting school awards launched

Schools taking initiatives to save energy and reduce their carbon footprint have until May to ...

Put that light out!

Oundle was amongst the schools taking part in Climate Week and, say pupils, it's already havin...

Devon college cuts energy use by 65%

Okehampton College in Devon has significantly reduced its energy usage with the aid of real-ti...

A long-term engagement

It's one thing for a school to have a policy on sustainability, but it can be quite another to...

Schools could save millions on energy

The education sector is overspending £173m per year on energy reveals a new analysis by the En...

Biomass for Bede's

A bespoke financing package has enabled the East Sussex independent school to switch to wood p...

Warming to renewable technologies

Richard Hiblen looks at the role RHI has played in supporting the implementation of more susta...

How energy efficient are you?

Jonathan Valentine suggests five ways all schools can make dramatic reductions in their energy...

Renewable energy solutions launched

New partnership aims to help customers in the education sector make informed decisions about g...

Space-saving recycling bin stacks up

Leafield Environmental has created a modern space-saving recycling unit for Bath Spa Universit...

Biddenham goes eco

A new building that generates five times more power than it uses has been completed at Biddenh...

Leafield's new recycling initiatives

A survey conducted by Leafield reveals that the education sector is becoming increasingly cons...