Curriculum for Excellence


Eco School Twilight Session

Date: Monday 25th May 2020

Time: 1600 - 1800

Venue: The Buffet Room, Townhouse, Haddington 



On completion of the course, participants will:

  • Understand how the Eco-Schools programme and application process work, and the time frame involved.
  • Participants will understand the steps and tasks that need to be carried out in order to obtain a Green Flag Award.
  • Participants will understand how the Eco-School programme supports and facilitates their provision of Learning for Sustainability.
  • Participants will learn examples and have developed ideas of actions that could be carried out as part of the Eco-Schools programme. 


Outline Programme

  •  Review of the Eco-Schools programme, its benefits, structure and elements.
  • Learning for Sustainability and Eco-Schools: review of how the Eco-Schools programme facilitates de provision of LfS.
  • Review of the application system and the differences in the process for new/re-joining schools and renewing schools.
  • A walk through the new online application website, page by page.
  • Sharing of good practices and examples.
  • Practical activities that will help towards the tasks and challenges faced by practitioners when they act as Eco-Schools Co-ordinators.




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CFE051- Eco Schools Twilight Session


(incl. VAT)