Supporting the independent education community

Environment conference 2015 notes

Keynote:

Neil Ormerod
Professor of Theology, Australian Catholic University.

ACU Profile

Articles at The Conversation

Google Scholar: Academic citations and publications

Australian Religious Response to Climate Change website 

Keynote:

Dr Mark Diesendorf
Associate Professor Interdisciplinary Environmental Studies UNSW Australia

Book Link: Sustainable energy solutions for climate change

Articles at The Conversation

UNSW Website Profile

Workshop: Sustainable Schools NSW network

Information from Mark Caddey

Sustainable schools

The Australian Association for Environmental Education (AAEE) is the peak professional body for people working in sustainability education.  You can join the Association for professional learning events.

Workshop: Creating the Global Orchestra

Charlie Chan and Justin Baird

Global Orchestra - Concert for the planet

Contact Info

The Global Orchestra uses music and technology to host large scale community events around the act of playing music.

Workshop:  Integrating Sustainability across the Australian Curriculum

Cool Australia flyer

Angela Andrews
Cool Australia

Cool Australia Slideshow

Workshop: Marine Studies

Glenn Lowe and Nick Blackman

Newsmonth: Steering students towards a sustainable future

Workshop: Taronga Zoo

Project Yellow-bellied Glider (IE Magazine)

Taronga Zoo education website

Workshop: Schooling 4 The Future
Panel and Round Table

Phil Smith, Richard Ryan, Brett Bennett and Craig Lang.

Click here to access information on Phil Smith's consultancy practice 

*People's Climate March

Thanks to all those IEU Members who attended the People's Climate March on November 27-29. A great turnout by a diverse group of unions and non-profit groups ensured more than 40,000 people took to the streets.

People's Climate March

Paris climate talks 2015

We will keep you up to date as more details come in.

Keep up to date with the news at The Conversation.