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Our Say – Why is environmental education so important?

We’re all passionate about educating the next generation, but what is it that leads us to environmental education, and why is this field so important? Find out what starts our connection to the environment and how CERES can help YOU create change Read more...
http://www.ceres.org.au/environmental-education-course

CERES Training – Environmental Education Course

CERES is delivering the exciting new Environmental Education Course. This short course takes on an industry immersive approach to help educators and people who want to learn how to better communicate about the environment. Course starts July 30th.   Read more...
http://sustainability.ceres.org.au/project/what-inspires-me-interview-with-jenny-fowles/

What Inspires Me – Interview with Jenny Fowles

This month we feature Jenny Fowles, Educator and Sustainability Coordinator at Richmond Creche and Kindergarten, one of the three centres CERES Education Outreach are working with as part of the ResourceSmart pilot for Early Childhood centres.   Read more...
http://sustainability.ceres.org.au/project/resourcesmart-in-early-childhood/

CERES Outreach – ResourceSmart in Early Childhood

CERES is delivering ResourceSmart to three early childhood services as part of a pilot for Sustainability Victoria to explore how the framework can be undertaken in the early years. Check out what the centres are achieving as part of ResourceSmart. Read more...
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CERES Excursions – Early Childhood programs are back!

CERES Early Childhood Excursions offer a range of activities suitable for 4 and 5 year old Kinder students. Each activity can be tailored to suit your learning outcomes, and activities can also be combined. Each activity relates to the Early Years Read more...
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Energy Module Case Study

29th July 2015

Name of school: Alkira Secondary College
 Name of ResourceSmart Schools module: Energy Written by: Stephanie Searls
 Alkira Secondary College is situated on Nurture Avenue, Cranbourne
North, in

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FREE Energising Schools Webinar – a practical ‘how to’ webinar for Victorian Schools

28th July 2015

Event date : August 20, 2015

A FREE PD webinar to launch the Energy Efficiency in Schools guide. Get advice and hear energy efficiency stories from a panel and other schools, and receive FREE teaching resources.

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Water Use, Quality and Sensitive Urban Design

27th July 2015

Event date : September 3, 2015

This PD workshop is part of the Environmental Education course, but is available to be attended as a single session for those who are unable to commit to the full 8 day course.

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Waste, Organic Recycling and Life Cycle Analysis

27th July 2015

Event date : August 27, 2015

This PD workshop is part of the Environmental Education course, but is available to be attended as a single session for those who are unable to commit to the full 8 day course.

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Energy Use, Climate Change and Renewable Energy

27th July 2015

Event date : August 20, 2015

This PD workshop is part of the Environmental Education course, but is available to be attended as a single session for those who are unable to commit to the full 8 day course.

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Biodiversity & Sustainable Food Systems

27th July 2015

Event date : August 13, 2015

This PD workshop is part of the Environmental Education course, but is available to be attended as a single session for those who are unable to commit to the full 8 day course.

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People, Behaviour Change and Community Engagement

27th July 2015

Event date : August 6, 2015

This PD workshop is part of the Environmental Education course, but is available to be attended as a single session for those who are unable to commit to the full 8 day course.

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Big Picture Cards

27th July 2015

Introducing CERES Education's 'Big Picture' flash cards. Packed with inspiring local and global sustainability success stories, these cards are a great resource to drive discussion, reflection and ideas

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Worm farm

21st July 2015

The Prep classes have set up a worm farm and begun feeding our worms so we can collect “worm juice” (worm wee) to fertilise our gardens. The Preps have enjoyed collecting scraps from their fruit and

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CERES EDUCATION IS HIRING

CERES Education is Hiring – Outreach Educator (Part-time position)

17th July 2015

CERES Education seek a passionate educator to join the Outreach team in delivering the ResourceSmart Schools program to schools in the Eastern and Southern Metropolitan regions of Melbourne. Part-time

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Our Say – Why is environmental education important?

14th July 2015

We're all passionate about educating the next generation about the environment, but what is it that leads us to this field, and why is environmental education so important? Education & Training Group Manager

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Green Day at Mill Park Heights

14th July 2015

Mill Park Heights Primary celebrated Green Day at the end of term 2 as a finale to our Sustainability topic. Every day of that last week, the students participated in an activity that focussed on saving

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CERES Global Presentation Day

13th July 2015

Event date : August 22, 2015

Come along for CERES Global's annual fundraiser event. The day will include presentations by returned participants sharing their experiences, an auction on some fantastic items and delicious food!

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Take the Green Pledge in September

13th July 2015

Take the Green Pledge in the first week of September. Also available are free visitsfrom the Green Pledge schools team who can run an introductory workshop or a Green Pledge presentation for your students.

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‘I love my Facilitator’ campaign – We did it!

1st July 2015

Thanks to your support, ResourceSmart Schools will continue to received funded support from their facilitator to continue on with their current module through to certification!

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What Inspires Me – Interview with Jenny Fowles

30th June 2015

This month we interview Jenny Fowles, the Educator/Sustainability Coordinator at Richmond Creche and Kindergarten, a centre CERES is working with as part of the ResourceSmart Schools Early Childhood Pilot.

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Chicken Project

19th June 2015

FIRBANK GRAMMAR, Sandringham Campus What came first? In the spirit of authenticity we decided our chooks should take their first breath at Sandringham House. In a lot of schools, students learn about life

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Sustainability Reflections

18th June 2015

As part of our CBL students are looking at Sustainability (Waste, Energy, Water, Biodiversity). We asked a couple of students to write a short piece about Sustainability and what it means to them. Over

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Calico Bag Day

18th June 2015

At 2.30 grades F-4 will be making a Calico Bag to take to the shops to reduce the use of plastic bags. Grade 5/6 will be doing it on Thursday

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2014 Premier’s Sustainability Awards Education Winner – St Louis de Montfort’s – urges others to enter this year

9th June 2015

St Louis de Montfort's Primary School in Aspendale won the Education Award in the 2014 Premier's Sustainability Awards for their work creating a one-of-a-kind educational precinct that supports their whole

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