Tag: Education

Australia information reside: Jacinda Ardern provides pep talk in Sydney; mid-north NSW coastline on flooding sharp

More Australians to become qualified for 4th dosage of Covid injection as Omicron contaminations increase Obtain our cost-free updates application, early morning e-mail instruction as well as everyday updates podcast In his pep talk, Jason Clare additionally regreted the truth that although the intended of 40%of individuals aged 25 to 34 possessing undergraduate levels had […]

‘Lost generation’: education in quarter of countries at risk of collapse, study warns

Covid, climate breakdown, poverty and war threaten return to school after pandemic kept 1.5bn children out of classes ‘Their future could be destroyed’: the global struggle for schooling after Covid closures The education of hundreds of millions of children is hanging by a thread as a result of an unprecedented intensity of threats including Covid […]

If children are to live with the climate crisis, we must green the curriculum | Meryl Batchelder

It’s clear to me when I teach that sustainability and the environment should be a thread running through every subject In August 2018, the then 15-year-old Greta Thunberg started spending her school days outside the Swedish parliament calling for stronger action on climate change. It might sound perverse, a teacher supporting kids taking time off […]

UK medical schools must teach about climate change, say students

Extreme weather events widen existing inequalities and traumatise victims while climate anxiety affects mental health Medical students are demanding their schools include climate change as a core component of the curriculum, as the intensifying climate emergency highlights the corresponding health crisis. Hannah Chase, a final year medical student at Oxford said the sense of urgency […]

International climate scientists join call to halt Leeds Bradford airport expansion

Academics write to Robert Jenrick predicting dire consequences for climate crisis if plans go ahead Leading international climate scientists are among more than 200 academics who have written to the government calling on it to halt what they say would be an ecologically destructive expansion of Leeds Bradford airport. Almost 250 professors, academics and researchers […]

Climate activist Luisa Neubauer: ‘how can we turn this anxiety into something constructive?’

The German activist gives her advice to young people on how to help tackle the climate crisis “Once we decide to do something about [the climate crisis] we can move mountains.” If the motivational quote sounds familiar, that’s because it is. Meet “the German Greta”, 24-year-old climate activist Luisa Neubauer, one of the main organisers […]