The Independent Education Union is committed to supporting educators in delivering sustainability education.
The Union does this via regular sustainability conferences and workshops, and in print and online through relevant news, local and international resources and case studies sharing the experiences of fellow members.
An active Environmental Committee also operates through the Independent Education Union.
If you would like to share sustainability resources and activities, please contact Alex Menyhart at firstname.lastname@example.org
Environment Conference 2015 notes
Professor of Theology, Australian Catholic University.
Dr Mark Diesendorf
Associate Professor Interdisciplinary Environmental Studies UNSW Australia
Workshop: Sustainable Schools NSW network
Information from Mark Caddey
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
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
Workshop: Marine Studies
Glenn Lowe and Nick Blackman
Workshop: Taronga Zoo
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.
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.