More and more people around the world are pledging to keep their feet planted on the ground. Meaning they’ve stopped traveling by air because of the great impact it is having on our climate. In Sweden, they’ve even coined a term, flygskam, which literally means flight shame. It’s meant as the guilty feeling you should get when you fly and this shame seems to work; at least in Sweden anyway. Swedish airlines have noticed a… Read More »Flygskam! Dealing with flight shame and reducing your carbon footprint
Ah, work! We spend a lot of time here so it stands to reason we should be conscious of our environmental impact while at work. Its important to make green choices in all aspects of your life! Find out how we navigate a green work place.
Teachers, we hold an immense amount of power and as we mentioned in “A Teacher’s Call for Action”, it is our responsibility to teach our students about how to protect the environment. We spend an entire year with impressionable young minds working to teach them literacy, numeracy and of course citizenship. I have come to find that what you do matters, much more than what you say. They are watching. So if you come into… Read More »10 Things You Can Do Right Now To Be More Earth-Friendly: In The Classroom