ECO-UNESCO

ECO-UNESCO's Environmental Education and Curriculum Links Training

This short course explores ways to plan, develop and integrate environmental
education methodologies within different curriculum frameworks and/or in
alignment with specific learning outcomes.

By the end of the training participants will:

  • Be able to identify relevant curriculum links to environmental education activities.
  • Understand how to engage and motivate young people to learning about the environment within different curriculum frameworks.
  • Know how to plan, develop and deliver environmental education activities & link them to a variety curriculum subjects.
  • Be inspired to engage young people in exploring environmental issues through interactive learning and critical thinking.


Who?

Teachers, youth and community leaders, Environmental Awareness Officers and anyone else interested in learning more about environmental education.

Where?
ECO-UNESCO @ The Greenhouse, 17 St Andrew Street, Dublin 2

When?
29 Aug (2012)

Time 10.00am - 3.00pm.

On Demand (special group fee): ECO-UNESCO also runs this course to groups on request; if you are interested please contact us.

How much?
€70 ECO-UNESCO Members, students, unwaged, young people under 25;
€80 Voluntary and Community Sector;
€90 Statutory
Organisation Offer: 2 people from the same organisation pay €100

Loyalty bonus: Those who have previously attended an ECO-UNESCO training can attend this training half price! (offer excludes Leadership & Strategic
Sustainable Development Training)

How do I book?
Contact ECO-UNESCO at training@ecounesco.ie || +353 (0)1 662 5491

ECO-UNESCO's Environmental Education and Curriculum Links Training

This short course explores ways to plan, develop and integrate environmental
education methodologies within different curriculum frameworks and/or in
alignment with specific learning outcomes.

By the end of the training participants will:

  • Be able to identify relevant curriculum links to environmental education activities.
  • Understand how to engage and motivate young people to learning about the environment within different curriculum frameworks.
  • Know how to plan, develop and deliver environmental education activities & link them to a variety curriculum subjects.
  • Be inspired to engage young people in exploring environmental issues through interactive learning and critical thinking.


Who?

Teachers, youth and community leaders, Environmental Awareness Officers and anyone else interested in learning more about environmental education.

Where?
ECO-UNESCO @ The Greenhouse, 17 St Andrew Street, Dublin 2

When?
Date08 Feb / 29 Aug (2012)

Time 10.00am - 3.00pm.

On Demand (special group fee): ECO-UNESCO also runs this course to groups on request; if you are interested please contact us.

How much?
€70 ECO-UNESCO Members, students, unwaged, young people under 25;
€80 Voluntary and Community Sector;
€90 Statutory
Organisation Offer: 2 people from the same organisation pay €100

Loyalty bonus: Those who have previously attended an ECO-UNESCO training can attend this training half price! (offer excludes Leadership & Strategic
Sustainable Development Training)

How do I book?
Contact ECO-UNESCO at training@ecounesco.ie || +353 (0)1 662 5491

ECO-Explorers - ECO-UNESCO's Summer Camp for Children

ECO-Explorers Summer Camp

ECO-UNESCO's Summer Camp for Children, "ECO-Explorers", is an environmental summer camp with a difference, providing a safe environment for children to discover the natural treasures of Dublin City Centre. The Camp is run by ECO-UNESCO, Ireland's environmental education and youth organisation, which has over 25 years experience working with children and young people raising environmental awareness in a fun, interactive and creative way. ECO-UNESCO's staff are fully qualified in all areas of environmental education.

WHO? Open to all children aged 12 and under.

WHAT? The programme of workshops allow children to explore key environmental topics in fun, creative and informative ways. What's more, they'll get plenty of ideas to bring home with them.

WHEN? Mon 9th - Fri 14th August. Time: 10.00am - 3.00pm

WHERE? The Greenhouse and wildlife hotspots throughout Dublin City Centre

HOW MUCH? €100 Early Bird Offer: €90 if you book before 19th July

BOOK TODAY! Simply contact ECO-UNESCO's Environmental Youth Officer Colin on t: 01 662 5491 e: youth@ecounesco.ie w: www.ecounesco.ie

Youth for the Future 'Learning to Change our World' ECO-UNESCO Youth for Sustainable Development Conference 2010

Youth for the Future ‘Learning to Change our World’
ECO-UNESCO Youth for Sustainable Development Conference 2010

When?
Wednesday 22nd September 2010

Where?
ECO-UNESCO, The Greenhouse, 17 St Andrew Street, Dublin 2

Who should attend?
A conference for youth workers, youth leaders, teachers and community educators. Young people aged 15 – 18 are also warmly invited to attend with their adult support workers.

What will be happening at the conference?
You are invited to a day of learning, reflection and mutual support through workshops, keynote speeches, exhibition of projects and interactive activities.

ECO-UNESCO’s conference emphasises participation and the sharing of ideas and experience.
The conference forms part of ECO-UNESCO’s work for the UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development. The conference will share ECO-UNESCO’s experience in peer education for sustainable development. It is also an opportunity for youth workers, youth leaders, teachers and community educators to share their own projects and examples of good practice in non-formal education about environment, development, economics, sustainability, inclusion, justice, cultural diversity or other related aspects of ESD.

Light lunch and refreshments will be provided on the day.

REGISTRATION:
Deadline for registration is Tuesday 14th September. Please register early to avoid disappointment as places are limited.
NOTE: The conference is free of charge, however ECO-UNESCO requires all participants to register by Tuesday 14th September as there will be a fee for non-attendance.

TO REGISTER:
Contact Jerrieann Sullivan ECO-UNESCO Youth for Sustainable Development Programme Co-ordinator
e: ysd@ecounesco.ie ¦ t: +353 1 6625491 ¦ m: 085 7676 089

ECO-UNESCO gratefully acknowledges the funding of Irish Aid for this event.

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