2020 Sustainability Symposium

Igniting souls, inspiring change

26 April - 2 May 2020

We are excited to announce the 2020 Sustainability Symposium is a Kids Teaching Kids event.

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Tweed Shire Schools are invited to submit an expression of interest for tickets to the 2020 Sustainability Symposium.  Click on the logo to the left to apply.

For Teachers

INTRODUCTION TO EDUCATION FOR SUSTAINABILITY

Jaimie Cloud will deliver an introduction to EfS online.  Find out more here.

Sunday 26 April

For Students

YOUTH MASTERCLASS, ONLINE WORKSHOP

Become a leading contributor to behaviour change in your school community.  Find out more here

Luka Lesson will also share how to use poetry to understand SDG 16.

Sunday 26 April - Tuesday 28 April

For School Leaders

ONLINE WORKSHOPS AND

LIVE Q&A

Sustainability experts will share their experience about what is possible in the school environment.  You will also have a chance to ask questions too! 

Find out more here.

Sunday 26 April - Tuesday 28 April

For Parents

ONLINE WORKSHOPS AND

LIVE Q&A

Openly available to all parents this years presenters include Erfan Daliri, Larissa Rose and Liesl Hull.  Each presenter will help parents engage with their role in educating for sustainability.  Find out more here.

Sunday 26 April

For School Communities

THE CONNECT-ED FEED

Evening Event

Dress up in your sustainable fashion, DIY a sustainably-sourced 'feed' and login for an evening of learning and entertainment.  Find more info here.

Tuesday 28 April

Please Note:


The #2020sustainabilitysymposium was originally planned to be delivered in person, across two-states, four venues and over seven days. In response to COVD-19 we will deliver the event online.  Please work with us as we make the necessary changes and strive to deliver a meaningful learning opportunity.

The Sustainable Schools Network Limited are proud to present our second symposium, the 2020 Sustainability Symposium.  This online event will ignite souls and inspire change.  Presented will be a whole school approach to addressing sustainability in educational contexts by providing learning experiences for students, teachers, operational leaders such as principals, business managers and/or heads of maintenance/cleaning, and parents.  Addressing the global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) provides the 'glocal' context for the event, as we focus especially on SDGs 11, 16 and 17.  Building on the success our inaugural event in 2019, the 2020 Sustainability Symposium will deliver educational experiences that will ensure schools can meaningfully deliver the cross-curriculum priority sustainability whilst also designing a visionary future.

                    Check out the 2020 Sustainability Symposium trailer on youtube

The 2020 Sustainability Symposium will feature some of the world's leading sustainability educators and Australian heros making a difference in their community.  Legends like Jaimie Cloud, Damon Gameau, Luka Lesson, Erfan Daliri, Christine McDougall, Larissa Rose, Samantha Morris, Alison Sammel and Cam Mackenzie will take to the screens to inspire, inform and help schools and their communities positively impact their local community.  The SSN are especially excited about the half-day introduction to education for sustainability that Jaimie Cloud, from The Cloud Institute, will facilitate.  Jaimie is a pioneer in the field of education for sustainability and is internationally recognised for her contribution to the field.  This is not to be missed if you are committed to embedding sustainability in your lesson plans.

                    More information is available here

Tweed Shire Schools are invited to submit an expression of interest for tickets to the 2020 Sustainability Symposium.  Click on the Tweed Shire Council logo to apply.

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We couldn't offer this event without their contribution so please show them your support!

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