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We’re excited to bring you the first details of this year’s free teacher training event!

On Wednesday 24th April in Okehampton we will bring together experts in climate education, net zero for schools and waste education, as well as practical outdoor learning activities, and inspriaing talks from Devon teachers.

Here is a draft timetable of the day:

Location: Eco Hub Okehampton College

Going green- helping schools tackle the barriers to sustainability
9:30- 9:45 Arrival, tea and coffee
9:45-10:00 Overview of the day and icebreaker
10:00- 10:45 Inspiring presentation by Devon Teacher detailing their journey to sustainability
10:45- 11:00 Waste education programme in Devon
11:00-11:15 Break: tea, coffee and networking
11:15- 12:00 World café activity- Tackling the barriers to sustainability at your school
12:00- 12:30 Presentation on the support available to your school around climate action
12:30-13:00 Lunch and networking
13:00- 15:00 Round robin of outdoor activities and presentations from Devon sustainability organisations*
15:00-15:30 Tea, coffee, summary of the day and evaluation