6 February 2024

Big Travel Challenge 2024

2024-02-23T11:19:53+00:00By |Travel theme, Global Citizenship Travel|

10 days of sustainable travel! The Green-Schools Travel Competition for 2024, also known as The Big Travel Challenge (BTC) is back! How will your school take part? Get involved from March 4th to March 15th by promoting sustainable modes of transport in innovative and creative ways in your school. If you’re up [...]

13 May 2023

Bike Week 2023

2023-04-20T15:20:51+00:00By |

We are excited to celebrate Bike Week from 13-21 May this year, with National COW Day on Wednesday the 17th. Head on over to Bike Week 2023 – Green-Schools (greenschoolsireland.org) for more information or to National Bike Week 13th – 21st May 2023 - Transport for Ireland for information on Bike Week in your area.

26 April 2023

Big Travel Challenge Awards 2023

2023-05-03T11:27:09+00:00By |Global Citizenship Travel, Travel theme|

And the winner is...   Ireland’s new Travel School of the Year for 2023 is St Brigid's National Junior School from Meath Hill. At a ceremony in Dublin Zoo on Tuesday, St. Brigid’s National School were named Ireland’s Travel School of the Year by the Green-Schools Travel Programme following their participation in the programme’s Big Travel [...]

4 April 2023

Bike Week 2023

2023-06-02T14:35:37+00:00By |Travel theme, Uncategorized|

DEADLINE APPROACHING! GET YOUR C.O.W. RESULTS IN BY WEDNESDAY, THE 7TH OF JUNE Click Here for the COW Entry Form Bike Week is a celebration of active travel, sustainable transport and simply the joys of cycling a bike! In partnership with the National Transport Authority, this year Green-Schools will celebrate Bike Week from [...]

18 May 2022

Safe Routes to School – helping students to cycle to school

2022-07-05T09:26:58+00:00By |Uncategorized|

The Safe Routes to School programme (SRTS) is helping students to cycle to school by providing bike parking spaces and shelters to 283 schools nationwide in 2022. Of the schools who will receive the new infrastructure, 46 schools are Round 1 on the SRTS programme. To celebrate, SRTS visited a diverse range of schools [...]

26 April 2022

Bike Week 2022

2022-05-03T14:21:41+00:00By |Travel theme, Global Citizenship Travel|

Bike Week is a celebration of active travel, sustainable transport and simply the joys of cycling a bike! In partnership with the National Transport Authority, this year Green-Schools will celebrate Bike Week in May on Saturday 14th and will run through to Sunday 22nd. National COW Day (Cycle on Wednesdays/Weekdays) will be held on [...]

15 September 2021

Cycle Bus Network Event

2021-09-07T17:12:40+00:00By ||

The first ever Cycle Bus Network Event is an occasion to celebrate your achievements, connect with more groups, share experiences and have fun. Who is the event for? This networking event is for parents / guardians / community members and children who participate in cycle buses or would like to participate in cycle buses. What [...]

24 August 2020

Walkable Streets Webinar

2020-08-28T10:17:24+00:00By |Travel theme, Global Citizenship Travel|

The second of the Green-Schools Public Webinar Series, 'Walkable Streets' stimulated much interest from the general public, school staff, Local Authority professionals, and active travel/public realm activists with free tickets for the live webinar selling out. If you would like to re-watch or stream the webinar, it is now available in full presentation on YouTube [...]

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