Category: Water theme

1 October 2022

Green-Schools Water wins at Irish Sponsorship Awards

2022-10-01T13:41:12+00:00By |Water theme|

Green-Schools Water team, Ruth and Caoimhe, were delighted to attend the Irish Sponsorship Awards last Thursday 22nd September, at Clontarf Castle Hotel, alongside representatives from Irish Water. Irish Water was shortlisted for a sponsorship award under the “Best Grass Roots Sponsorship” category, for their support of the Green-Schools Water theme. Green-Schools have partnered with Irish [...]

3 June 2022

Water Conservation Photo Competition 2022 

2022-06-15T11:10:58+00:00By |Water theme|

**Deadline extended for entries until Friday, June 24th** Green-Schools are excited to announce our 2022 “Water Conservation” photo competition in partnership with Irish Water. Water is our most valuable resource but, during the drier summer months, water levels can often become low and even when it rains again it can take a long time [...]

11 March 2022

Loreto Kilkenny Delegates attend YEEC

2022-04-19T15:27:48+00:00By |Water theme|

The Green-Schools Programme would like to wish Loreto Secondary School, Kilkenny students Medha Trehan and Ruby Woods safe travels as they leave for the Youth Environmental Education Congress (YEEC), which is a side event of The 11th World Environmental Education Congress (WEEC), taking place in Prague from March 13-17. Ruby and Medha (pictured above and [...]

1 December 2021

DEADLINE EXTENDED: Water Poster & Video Competition 2022

2022-03-04T17:05:33+00:00By |Uncategorized, Water theme|

DEADLINE EXTENDED TO MARCH 11TH, 2022 We are pleased to invite eligible schools* around Ireland to take part in the Green-Schools Irish Water Poster & Video Competition 2022. This is the eighth year of this competition for schools and there are some great prizes to be won. This year’s theme is Groundwater: Our Hidden [...]

23 June 2021

Water Poster and Video Competition Winners Awards

2021-06-23T15:47:46+00:00By |Water theme|

Green-Schools had its Poster and Video Competition Awards online today, with a virtual ceremony shown on screens in winning schools and homes all around the country. Participants were also treated this year with a presentation from the award-winning Cartoon Saloon. The popular competition focuses every year on a theme around water sustainability and is [...]

21 May 2021

Water Poster and Video Competition 2021 Update

2021-06-16T14:21:10+00:00By |Water theme|

We have had an amazing amount of entries to our poster and video competition this year! We had over 1,400 entries for the poster competition. We have just gone through the judging process and the winners are being contacted now. We will be officially announcing the winners after an online award ceremony in June. [...]

7 May 2021

Water Conservation Photo Competition

2021-05-07T08:34:24+00:00By |Water theme|

As the summer months approach we are hoping to get families thinking more about water conservation so we have an exciting water conservation photo competition for families for a week in May. The idea is that students take water conservation activities at home and the parents of the students take a photo of it and [...]

26 March 2021

Ethics of Climate Change Resource Launch & Workshop

2022-02-16T11:24:25+00:00By |Litter & Waste, Energy, Global Citizenship Litter and Waste, Global Citizenship Energy, Global Citizenship Marine Environment, Uncategorized, Global Citizenship Travel, Travel theme, Global Citizenship Biodiversity and Food, Water theme, Biodiversity|

We are happy to announce a launch of our new resource for Secondary Schools: the Ethics of Climate Change Toolkit. This toolkit aims to discuss moral problems related to climate change using critical, collaborative and creative thinking. (Click image on right to access the new resource) The resource links to our Travel theme and [...]

19 November 2020

Water Video Competition 2021

2021-03-04T10:15:09+00:00By |Water theme|

The deadline for the Video Competition has been extended to Friday, 23rd April. We are pleased to announce that in conjunction with our 8th annual Green-Schools Irish Water Poster Competition we will be again running our video competition category for secondary schools this year! This year's competition's theme is Valuing Water. More information [...]

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