Environmental Education

Environmental Education

Convenor's details

Name: Phil Smith
Date registered: July 4, 2015

Email: Environmental Education

About this campaign

Environmental education increases public awareness and knowledge about environmental issues or problems. In doing so, it provides the public with the necessary skills to make informed decisions and take responsible action. In our environmental education programs, we aim to work with people of all ages and backgrounds, both in schools and in the general public.

Latest posts

  1. Nature and Learning — June 10, 2018
  2. Speaking 4 the Planet — July 5, 2015
  3. University of Wollongong Scholarship — July 2, 2015

Author's posts listings

Nature and Learning

Trees. In your yard and street. In your suburb and local parks. Trees matter! In this free 25 minute presentation for parents with children in school/pre-school, we look at the importance of getting out into the bush – good for children and adults. We sing the praises of trees, and we consider the social, educational, …

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Permanent link to this article: http://ssec.org.au/nature-and-learning/

Speaking 4 the Planet

Speaking 4 the Planet (S4P) is a public speaking and drama competition run in secondary schools to recognise and celebrate World Environment Day, a day which is endorsed and supported by the United Nations Environment Program. World Environment Day is 5 June, and each year, the UN designates a theme for attention and action. This …

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Permanent link to this article: http://ssec.org.au/speaking-4-the-planet-2/

University of Wollongong Scholarship

Sutherland Shire Environment Centre provides an annual scholarship for honours students of the University of Wollongong. The scholarship (currently valued at $2500) offers support to Honours students who are committed to environmental issues impacting the Sutherland Shire. The purpose of this scholarship is to provide recognition and reward to any student in the Environmental Engineering …

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