An exciting and important online event for schools across the country, addressing young peoples concerns about the environment and what schools can do to make a positive difference.
Find out more here about a themed week of presentations, discussions, online activities and pledges for the future, sharing good practice from schools across the country.
Monday - Nature & Ocean
Tuesday - Travel, Pollution & Waste
Wednesday - Food, Farming & Forests
Thursday - Fashion & Consumption
Friday - A Sustainable Future
Golden threads of climate, social & racial justice, education, skills & careers, health & wellbeing running throughout.
How could your school get involved? Suggestions include;
Whole School Themed Climate Week
Different year groups attending different days
Eco-Committee week, feeding back into school Eco-Action plan
Whole school community involvement through after school programme
Interested? Please discuss with your SMT - information for school leaders found here.
Register your interest here and contact BHee to discuss how we can support you to get involved.
The YCS organisers will review the week and send a call for action to national and world leaders.
BHCC is planning a heads climate event in January 2021. Help us use your experience from the YCS to feed into this, and develop a city-wide schools pledge for climate action. Be part of the change!
The YCS is supported by Brighton & Hove City Council, The Living Coast and Sussex Wildlife Trust.