Articles Tagged with the word ‘school’

 
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/ Health

26 Feb 2014

 

A smartphone app, credited with encouraging more boys to seek help and easing the pressure on school nurses, has won a wider roll-out after a trial in Leicestershire

 
Meditating in class
 

/ Wellbeing

02 Oct 2012

 

Meditation before and after lessons is creating classroom success stories for a school in Lancashire

 

UK Schools Save British Fruit

 
 

, / Archive

07 Dec 2010

 

Children across the UK are establishing traditional orchards within their school grounds in partnership with their local communities

 

Travelling Library for African Schools

 
 

/ Youth

01 Nov 2010

 

A donkey and bicycle-drawn cart is delivering a library service to schools in Somalia, Sudan and Uganda

 

Cards with Perspective

 
 

Archive

21 Sep 2010

 

World's first Fairtrade photographic postcards offer a creative way out of poverty

 

Shropshire Schools Success in Artsmark Awards

 
 

Archive, Youth

11 Aug 2010

 

Shropshire schools are celebrating their success in the national Artsmark Award with 39 schools having received this special award.

 

Eco-Heroes Take Action for Nature

 
 

Archive

03 Mar 2010

 

Through their International Eco-Hero Awards scheme, Action For Natureis acknowledging the inspiring work of exceptional young people aroundthe world.

 

The Great Garden Tool Giveaway

 
 

Archive

01 Oct 2009

 

Wandsworth Prison is the unlikely venue for the Great Garden ToolGiveaway, organised by The Conservation Foundation's Tools Shed projectand HMP Wandsworth.

 

Seed Gathering Season

 
 

Archive

15 Sep 2009

 

Through this autumn festival The Tree Council aims to inspire everyone, particularly school children and families, to gather seeds, fruits and nuts and grow the trees of the future.

 

Climate Champions of the World

 
 

Archive

08 Sep 2009

 

As part of a global project, the British Council selected 20 young Europeans from France, Italy and Germany to go to a climate camp in July.

 

A Lifeline for the Local Economy

 
 

Archive

07 Sep 2009

 

For budding self-employed carpenters and builders in Malawi, the Mikolongwe vocational school is the place to go.

 

Lessons from the Hockerton Housing Project

 
 

Archive

30 Jun 2009

 


 

Climate Change Champions Leaf Up Local Landscape

 
 

Archive

15 Jun 2009

 

An initiative to teach pupils about the important role that trees play within the environment, has seen 14 schools from Stoke-on-Trent give their local landscape a green makeover.

 

Global Education …in a Box

 
 

Archive

11 Mar 2009

 

The Global Education Box has been designed to develop a school programme that promotes Global Citizenship.

 

Art for the Sky

 
 

Archive

09 Mar 2009

 

Art for the Sky' is a unique, large group, team-building experience for schools, communities, events and festivals.

 

Green Projects Competition

 
 

Archive

31 Dec 2008

 

Children's magazine Discovery Box is launching its Green Projects Competition, Lets Act Together to Protect Nature, for 2009

 

Avery's Bright Idea

 
 

Archive

30 Nov 2008

 

For most people, tackling an issue as big global warming could be seenas quite a daunting challenge. However, the sheer scale of the task didnot perturb Avery Hairston, a 16-year-old schoolboy from New York.

 

Young Ambassadors Being The Change

 
 

Archive, Youth

28 Nov 2008

 

Peace Child International is helping to empower young people to be the change they want to see in the world'.

 

Voice of the Children

 
 

Archive

25 Nov 2008

 

How can we make the world we live in a better place? It is a problemthat has defeated philosophers, politicians and scientists the worldover.

 

Aflac a Candle Burning Bright

 
 

Archive

30 Sep 2008

 

Prolific author and airline captain Elmo Jayawardene is a man with amission; not only to write books and fly aeroplanes, but to alleviatepoverty in his homeland, Sri Lanka.