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British Council for School Environments
London, England
A membership organisation made up of local authorities, schools, construction companies, architects and others involved in, and concerned about, the design and build process in the education sector...
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Countryside Education Trust
Brockenhurst, Hampshire, England
A registered charity devoted to environmental and countryside education. Is an inclusive charity providing education and activities for the whole community...
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Countryside Foundation for Education
Mytholmroyd, West Yorkshire, England
An educational charity that helps to ‘bring the countryside into the classroom’ with its free, on-line, primary and secondary school educational resources and also ‘brings the classroom into the countryside’ with its countryside live and estate day events...
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Development Education Project (DEP)
Manchester, England
An educational charity providing support and information to promote a global perspective in the classroom. DEP provides support and advice on all areas of Development Education...
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ecoACTIVE Environmental Education Services
London, England
Based in East London, ecoACTIVE is an education service with extensive expertise and experience in education for sustainable development for people of all age...
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Eco-Schools England
Wigan, Lancashire, England
Eco schools is a great way to make sustainable development a part of the life and ethos of your school. Working through an effective citizenship model...
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Eco-Schools Scotland
Stirling, Scotland
Eco-Schools is an international programme designed to encourage whole-school action on sustainable development education issues...
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Education Otherwise
Swindon, Wiltshire, England
Membership organisation which provides support and information for families whose children are being educated outside school. Publishes a regular newsletter and runs a nationwide network of local groups...
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Envision London
London, England
A groundbreaking educational programme that inspires and enables young people to make a difference in their schools and local communities. Our programmes provide hands-on support for young people in schools...
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Geographical Association: Environmental & Sustainable Development Working Group
Sheffield, Yorkshire, England
The GA Education & Sustainable Special Interest Group exists to further the aims of the GA with particular regard to the teaching of environmental and sustainable development education through geography...
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GLOBE Programme
Southam, Warwickshire, England
The GLOBE Programme is an international programme for schools, encouraging pupils to measure aspects of their local environment and report their results over the Internet...
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Going Wild
Oxfordshire, England
Going Wild writes a series of books packed full of outdoor activity ideas to inspire children and families to enjoy and learn from the natural world. Jo Schofield and Fiona Danks (the authors) also run workshops for educators...
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Home Education Advisory Service (HEAS)
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire, England
National charity which provides information, advice and support for home educating families. Subscription is open to families and to others who are interested...
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Human Scale Education
Bristol, England
Human Scale Education believes that children’s needs are best met and their potential fully realised in human scale settings. It promotes the re-structuring of large schools into smaller units...
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Institute for Outdoor Learning
Carlisle, Cumbria, England
A membership organisation providing support and accreditation to outdoor professionals and a range of services which include a specialist bookshop offering discounts, Horizons, the only magazine which offers continuing professional development and inspiration for the outdoor practitioner...
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John Muir Award
Edinburgh, Scotland
The John Muir Award is an environmental award scheme focussed on wild places. It encourages awareness and responsibility for the natural environment in a spirit of fun, adventure and exploration...
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Learning Through Landscapes
Winchester, Hampshire, England
National charity helping schools and early years settings improve their grounds and outdoor spaces for the benefit of children. Research has demonstrated that school grounds across the UK are significantly undervalued as a resource...
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LEEF (London Environmental Education Forum)
London, London - South, England
LEEF is a networking organisation that aims to support, facilitate and promote environmental education across Greater London...
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Manchester Environmental Education Network (MEEN)
Manchester, England
MEEN is a network of teachers, organisations and individuals actively committed to Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) in Manchester. The network acts as a support mechanism for teachers by providing training on ESD...
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National Association for Environmental Education (UK)
Walsall, West Midlands, England
The National Association for Environmental Education (NAEE) supports and promotes environmental education (EE), providing advice and practical ways of delivering EE via the curriculum to teachers...
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OKIDO - The Arts and Science Magazine for Kids
Southwark, London, England
OKIDO is a science and art magazine for children aged 2 and above. A fun magazine for grown-ups and children to enjoy together, it is beautifully illustrated by contemporary artists, illustrators and designers...
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Otherwise Club
London, England
Community centre for families choosing to educate their children out of school. It was established in 1993 and is run collectively. The group has two basic aims...
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Pestalozzi International Village Trust
Sedlescombe, Sussex - East, England
For forty years the Pestalozzi International Village has educated young people from low-income families in developing countries. Its work in the UK is based on the principles of the Swiss philosopher Johann Pestalozzi...
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Royal Highland Education Trust
Edinburgh, Scotland
An educational charity, established in 1999. RHET aims to create the opportunity for each child in Scotland to learn about food and farming and to ensure a wider understanding of the environmental, economic and social realities of the countryside in Scotland...
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Rudolf Steiner House
London, England
Offers a full programme of evening and daytime activities relating to work started by Rudolf Steiner. Includes study groups, talks, lectures, and courses in painting and movement...
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Schumacher Society
Bristol, England
A membership organisation set up in 1978 in honour of E.F. Schumacher, author of Small Is Beautiful, to promote ecological and spiritual values. Based in Bristol, it runs the Schumacher Lectures and the Schumacher Award, commissions Schumacher Briefings...
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Steiner Waldorf Schools Fellowship
Stourbridge, West Midlands, England
Represents the 35 autonomous Steiner Waldorf Schools in the UK and Ireland. There are now over 958 schools worldwide, 1600 kindergartens, and 60 teacher training institutions in some 60 countries...
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The Sustainability Centre
Petersfield, Hampshire, England
A 55-acre site where the ideals of sustainable living, sustainable business, sustainable leisure and sustainable economic growth are developed, promoted and taught. The Centre has been created
to help people and organisations explore and develop more environmentally sustainable ways of living, working and conducting business...
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Sustainable Science
Corwen, Denbighshire, Wales
A not-for-profit organisation specialising in delivering Sustainable Development Education, Science, Design Technology and Music through hands-on workshops and interactive shows. Our education programme can be adapted for all Key Stages, ages and abilities...
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Tide – Global Learning
Birmingham, West Midlands, England
Educational charity working in partnership with teachers to bring a global dimension and development perspective to the curriculum...
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Woodcraft Folk
London, England
Educational organisation that works with children and young people from pre-school to 25-years-old in five age groups. Runs a programme designed to encourage understanding of environmental issues in the context of living in a world where equality, peace and friendship are important...
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World-wide Education Service
Carlisle, Cumbria, England
Courses for 4-13 year olds, based on the English National Curriculum, for parents who want to teach their children at home, either in the UK or overseas...
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Young People's Trust for the Environment & Nature Conservation
Crewkerne, Somerset, England
A charity which aims to encourage young people’s understanding of the environment and the need for sustainability. The Trust’s services include a free information service for schools and individual young people...
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