Tag Archives: sustainability

Global Carbon Footprint Infographic

This is a great infographic to use in lessons or as part of classroom display. It is sourced from the following web site, where you can also find some notes of explanation: http://www.core77.com

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Sustainable Cities Index

I came across this document at the end of last year, and thought it might be of use to geography teachers. It is a report from a design consultancy called Arcadis that ranks 100 global cities on three dimensions of … Continue reading

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Cartoons to Represent the Modern World

http://i100.independent.co.uk/article/these-amazing-cartoons-say-a-lot-about-the-modern-world–ZkDAUbZk1Sx These fantastic cartoons carry strong messages about the modern world. Great starters for discussion on a number of topics.

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Exeter Local Currency – Keeping It In The Family

As I was in Exeter last week for a meeting, I managed to make my first purchase in a shop using the new local currency – the Exeter Pound. Local projects like this have been put into place in a … Continue reading

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Ashden Awards For Sustainability Projects

The @AshdenAwards 2016 are now open for applications. Ashden is a charity that champions and supports sustainable energy projects across the world, and the UK schools section may be of interest to institutions that are developing sustainable energy projects of … Continue reading

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Bionic Cities For The Future – A New Teaching Idea

I have been lucky enough to visit Singapore a few times, and have always thought it to be a quite unique city. I am certainly looking forward to returning once again in the near future in order to see the new ‘Gardens By The … Continue reading

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