Climate Curriculum Training

Climate Curriculum Training

Jan 10, 2024

This CPD will provide you with the tools and approaches to integrate climate change meaningfully into both the taught and hidden curriculum, with the minimum of effort and disruption.

Wednesday 20th March // 9.30am - 4pm

Eden Rural Foyer, Penrith


Leeds DEC has developed this training and support package in conjunction with climate specialists at the University of Leeds, colleagues from Black Lives Matter, young people from the climate movement, education experts in Latin America, Africa and Europe, national and international global learning networks, and teaching colleagues in schools. It is the result of over 7 years' work with primary and secondary schools in Yorkshire, the UK and across Europe integrating climate change into teaching.

Course Outcomes 

This course will provide teachers with:

  • A sound overview of the essential Climate Change issues and the knowledge to teach them well and  confidently
  • Tools and guidance to incorporate Climate Curriculum Learning Outcomes across the curriculum
  • Engaging curriculum-linked resources and mentoring to create and trial your own lessons
  • Opportunity for discussion and sharing and learning from colleagues
  • A framework for integrating climate across all areas of school life
  • A certificate on completion!

Outcomes for the school:

  • Enables you to incorporate our progressive climate curriculum across school
  • A Framework and support to develop a whole school climate action strategy
  • Fun engaging and interactive approaches to teaching climate change
  • Support your staff team to gain a shared understanding of the importance and urgency of climate education

Outcomes for pupils. A curriculum that: 

  • Provides specific and relevant age-appropriate knowledge
  • Addresses eco-anxiety through fostering agency and hope
  • Empowers pupils with practical things they can do to make a positive change

Teacher feedback

Pricing and booking

Places on this course cost £85pp

CDEC member schools can book up to two places for £50

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