12.03 SCHOOLS, COLLEGES, EDUCATION & OUTDOOR LEARNING

King Henry's Walk Garden

Description

A multi-award-winning community garden on the borders of Islington and Hackney. Growing plots for rent to local residents, popular seasonal events, and a busy educational programme.

Location

11c King Henry's Walk,
London N1 4NX
United Kingdom

Talk Action

Description

Provides everything from a speaker on a sustainability issue to the event management for a major green festival or conference. Also runs specialist courses on climate change communication and can supply everything from solar power generators, pedal-powered cinemas and recycled art workshops to inspirational speakers on green and social issues. Read more »

Location

The Grayston Centre,
28 Charles Square
London N1 6HT
United Kingdom

Moray Steiner School

Description

An independent school, based on the educational philosophy of Rudolf Steiner. Set on a hilltop on the outskirts of Forres, with a magnificent view overlooking the Findhorn Bay and the Moray Firth, amidst seven acres of mature trees and gardens and lawns, the school is the most northern of Steiner Schools in the UK. It is a member of the Steiner Waldorf Schools Fellowship. For ages 3-16.

Graduate School of the Environment at the Centre for Alternative Technology

Description

In 1994 the University of East London (UEL) started the MSc Architecture: Advanced Environmental and Energy Studies. Originally based at UEL’s London campus, in 2000 the course moved to CAT, giving students the opportunity to learn in beautiful, inspiring and innovative surroundings. Read more »

Location

Centre for Alternative Technology, Machynlleth, Powys SY20 9AZ
United Kingdom

Camp Kernow

Description

Camp Kernow is a unique off-grid environmental adventure centre dedicated to informing, inspiring and educating children about sustainability. The centre is open for residential visits from children aged 7 to 14 of up to 5 nights.

Set within an area of outstanding natural beauty in Cornwall, children enjoy an exciting programme of adventurous, exploratory, creative, physical and practical activities during their stay. Read more »

Cardiff Steiner School

Description

Cardiff Steiner School is a thriving city centre, independent Steiner Waldorf School for boys and girls aged 3 to 16.

We are non-selective and welcome children of all abilities, faiths and backgrounds. In our inspiring and nurturing environment, children develop a love of learning, realise their creativity, grow-in confidence and self-motivation, and gain care and respect for others and the world we live in. Read more »

Young People's Trust for the Environment & Nature Conservation

Description

A charity which aims to encourage young people’s understanding of the environment and the need for sustainability. The Trust’s services include a free information service for schools and individual young people, free school talks, environmental discovery courses for school groups. Schools may register as a group member of the Trust and receive a free termly bulletin ‘Conservation Education’, which covers a variety of environmental topics related to the national curriculum. Details of the Trust’s services can be found on the website.

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