20 October 2021

Marine Spatial Planning Competition 2021

2021-10-20T20:44:22+00:00By |Global Citizenship Marine Environment|

How do you want our seas and oceans to be used in the future? Tell us by entering our poster and/or 3d model competition. We are delighted to launch the Green-Schools ‘Our Ocean, Our Plan’ Marine Spatial Planning Competition 2021. This competition will be open to Primary and Secondary Schools working on the Global [...]

18 October 2021

Green-Schools and Young Reporters for the Environment Litter Less Mini-Campaign

2021-10-18T09:06:27+00:00By |Uncategorized|

Take action on litter and waste in your school and local community and join thousands of other around the globe in the Litter Less Mini-Campaign this month! From October 18th – 12th November, we invite your school to engage in seven daily actions to help the planet! There will be video clips to watch, easy investigations and activities – like [...]

17 October 2021

#andshecycles Ambassador Programme open to applicants

2021-10-17T19:46:03+00:00By |Travel theme, Global Citizenship Travel|

Across Ireland, data shows that just one in every 250 teenage girls cycle to school every day. The #andshecycles campaign was developed to explore, understand and address barriers to cycling for teenage girls. Emerging from the #andshecycles research, it is clear that cycling for girls is not nearly as accessible as cycling for boys. [...]

14 October 2021

Let’s Fix Fashion

2021-10-14T09:11:21+00:00By |Uncategorized|

We are delighted to launch our exciting new project Green-Schools Let’s Fix Fashion.  This project is open to secondary schools working on the Global Citizenship themes and deals new with a topic that is close to many teenagers' hearts: fashion. We want to raise awareness of the devastating impacts of the fashion industry and to encourage students [...]

5 October 2021

Seminars 2021/2022: Online

2021-10-07T13:09:22+00:00By |Uncategorized|

Welcome to the 2021/2022 Academic Year Seminars for Green-Schools. We are looking forward to meeting Green-Schools Coordinators from all around the country at our online seminars this term. To book into a seminar: Find your county/area from the list below Click on the link to register for your theme's seminar and take note of [...]

17 September 2021

Green-Schools 2021/2022: Deadlines & Information

2021-10-12T13:29:29+00:00By |Uncategorized|

Welcome back to the new academic year. We hope that everyone is settling in well to the new school year. We are really looking forward to the year ahead and have some great initiates and events to share with you over the coming months. Application deadline If your school is due to renew their [...]

2 August 2021

Vacancies: Now hiring : 4 x Green-Schools Roles

2021-08-25T13:57:14+00:00By |Uncategorized|

The Environmental Education Unit (EEU) of An Taisce is currently inviting applications for two positions within the Green-Schools Programme: Green-Schools Secondary Schools Development Officer Green-Schools Travel Officer (Maternity Cover / Monaghan, Cavan, Louth) 2 x Green-Schools Travel Officer (Dublin region and Midlands region) The EEU is the national operator of a number of highly successful [...]

14 July 2021

Bike with your Bestie: #andshecycles Summer Celebration

2021-07-14T11:31:13+00:00By |Uncategorized|

Join Green-Schools, our #andshecycles Ambassadors and besties all over Ireland for a day of celebrating cycling on Thursday, July 22. We want everyone to celebrate the joys of cycling on July 22, especially teenage girls and young people. We will be joined by some of this year’s group of #andshecycles Ambassadors and members of the Green-Schools [...]

13 July 2021

Vacancy: Now hiring – Environmental Education & Administration Officer

2021-08-03T08:25:41+00:00By |Uncategorized|

The Environmental Education Unit of An Taisce (EEU) is seeking an enthusiastic and motivated person to administer and deliver a range of workshops and activities to schools. The EEU operates some of Ireland’s largest and most successful environmental programmes and campaigns in partnership with different stakeholders including; public departments and agencies, private sponsors, schools and [...]

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 [...]

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