3 12, 2018

No time not to use the regular plates

By | 2019-10-23T14:54:15+00:00 December 3rd, 2018|CERES Education, Climate Emergency, Farm and Food|0 Comments

On Friday I went with my sons and several thousand other Victorian children to the steps of the Treasury Museum for the Students Strike For Climate Change.  From a respectful (non-embarrassing) distance it was thrilling to watch the crowd of young faces welcoming waves of student comrades sweeping across Spring Street to join them [...]

24 08, 2016

A case for funding Sustainability Coordinators in schools

By | 2016-11-10T10:30:19+00:00 August 24th, 2016|CERES Education, CERES Outreach, Sustainable Schools|0 Comments

Schools can be well placed to provide a learning environment for educating the next generation of sustainable leaders. What sustainability looks like at each school is of differing kinds and degrees but based on the elements of the ResourceSmart Schools program model, a main contributor to engaging the school community in sustainability is an emphasis [...]

13 07, 2016

What do wetlands and seaweed farming have in common?

By | 2016-11-10T10:30:22+00:00 July 13th, 2016|CERES Education, CERES Outreach|0 Comments

Eco solutions Naturally occurring biological, chemical or physical processes have mitigated or deferred global warming for millions of years by accumulating and storing carbon dioxide (CO2) from the atmosphere in the process known as carbon sequestration. However, depletion of the natural world and an over accumulation of human generated carbon sources have produced dangerous levels of [...]

8 12, 2015

Educating 5Star sustainable schools from the ground up

By | 2016-11-10T10:30:24+00:00 December 8th, 2015|CERES Outreach, PPP, Sustainable Schools|0 Comments

CERES Education Outreach team is excited to be part of a new project which will see the delivery of 15 new schools in Victoria. This will be the largest new school building project in the State. Minister for Education and Deputy Premier James Merlino recently launched the Government’s New Schools Public Private Partnership (PPP) project [...]