Sandra McLeod
  • Female
  • LONDON
  • United Kingdom
Share on Facebook Share on Facebook Share

Sandra McLeod's Friends

  • samantha
  • Richard Payne
  • Tor Kristoffersen
  • Kathryn Johnson
  • James Diamond

Sandra McLeod's Groups

 

Sandra McLeod's Page

Latest Activity

Sandra McLeod posted a blog post

WELCOME BACK TO A NEW, SUSTAINABLE, ECO FRIENDLY YEAR - Are You Ready To Take On Eco-Schools?

THE CLIMATE CRISISWe begin the new school year in the same state of political confusion in which we finished the last one, with Brexit still dragging endlessly on.   Were we to be cynical, we might feel either that some of our politicians are deliberately procrastinating or are happy to let the impasse continue, thus permitting the government the reason to avoid facing up to the biggest crisis of all – the Climate Emergency. However, their Climate Complacency won’t last long.  Many actions and…See More
yesterday
Sandra McLeod posted an event
Thumbnail

Celebrating 25 Years of the Fairtrade Mark in London at Fairtrade/Social Justice

October 5, 2019 from 11am to 2pm
Join us from 10:30am for tea and coffee. The main event begins at 11am, with speakers, networking and discussions until lunch.Come and hear from Esperanza Dionisio, an inspirational pioneer of Fairtrade and Organic coffee farming in Peru about what we have to celebrate after 25 years of the Fairtrade Mark. Discuss where next for the Fairtrade movement. Share ideas, challenges and build connections with other groups and organisations across London.…See More
Friday
Sandra McLeod posted an event
Thumbnail

Build the climate strikes - London wide meeting at Youth Strikes for Climate Justice

September 9, 2019 from 6:30pm to 8:30pm
London-wide meeting to build for 20 September climate strikes. With only two weeks to go we invite trade unionists, workers and activists across London to a meeting, hosted by Camden Unison, to share what plans are already in place to join students for a climate strike on 20th September. We will look at how we can redouble our efforts to build more support for the climate strike including building the profile of the strike across London. We will also discuss how we can use the UCU call on the…See More
Sep 6
Sandra McLeod posted events
Jul 24
Sandra McLeod posted a blog post

Education for Sustainability (EfS)

EfS  July 2019Reflecting on the last academic year for our educators' newsletter, we realised just how far most people have now come, in accepting that ‘climate change’ is beyond doubt and that it has now become a ‘climate emergency’.Preparing for a September school INSET at this time last year, we felt it best to include a quick explanation of the causes of and need for mitigation of climate change before we made recommendations and suggestions for teaching and tackling sustainability in…See More
Jul 22
Sandra McLeod posted events
Jul 16
Sandra McLeod posted an event
Thumbnail

EDUCATION FOR SUSTAINABILITY NETWORK'S SUSTAINABLE PICNIC at Sustainable Picnic

July 3, 2019 from 4pm to 6:30pm
INVITATION  for all Hackney education staff, parents and school community members as well as all Sustainable Hackney members.Join us at London Fields (by the picnic tables near the playground)on Wednesday 3rd July from 4pm onwards until 6.30pmBring ‘sustainable food’ to share (no single use plastic if you can avoid it please!)Bring your own plate/bowl and cutlery. (Family members also welcome).Also bring your ideas for how we can move together to become a beacon borough for EfS and how we can…See More
Jun 18
Sandra McLeod posted events
May 21
Sandra McLeod posted an event

Education for Sustainability Networking/Support Group Meeting on School Grounds Development at School Grounds Development

May 15, 2019 from 4:15pm to 5:45pm
Come and discover how you can:-develop your school grounds as a valuable resource.make it a more interesting and aesthetically pleasing environment for children and your school community hear information from experts - on growing food and other plants, attracting wildlife to your grounds and keeping your grounds litter-free With experts from Edible Playgrounds, Organic Lea and others. We will also have a tour of the school grounds, leaflets/information from other organisations and FREE…See More
May 3

Profile Information

Type
Individual
About me
Semi-retired/part time teacher - still trying to bring some kind of sustainability into a school! Live by Vicky Park and still have no time for gardening or reading
Interests
Biodiversity, Education, Energy, Food, Waste and recycling, Social Justice

Sandra McLeod's Blog

WELCOME BACK TO A NEW, SUSTAINABLE, ECO FRIENDLY YEAR - Are You Ready To Take On Eco-Schools?

Posted on September 15, 2019 at 18:00 0 Comments

THE CLIMATE CRISIS
We begin the new school year in the same state of political confusion in which we finished the last one, with Brexit still dragging endlessly on.   Were we to be cynical, we might feel either that some of our politicians are deliberately procrastinating or are happy to let the impasse continue, thus permitting the government the reason to avoid facing up to the…
Continue

Education for Sustainability (EfS)

Posted on July 22, 2019 at 10:00 0 Comments

EfS  July 2019

Reflecting on the last academic year for our educators' newsletter, we realised just how far most people have now come, in accepting that ‘climate change’ is beyond doubt and that it has now become a ‘climate emergency’.

Preparing for a September school INSET at this time last year, we felt it best to include a quick explanation of the causes of and need for mitigation of climate change before we made recommendations and…

Continue

YOUTH STRIKE 4 CLIMATE AND CLIMATE TRUTH FOR SCHOOLS

Posted on February 12, 2019 at 11:00 0 Comments

Image result for youth strike 4 climate uk

YOUTH STRIKE 4 CLIMATE AND CLIMATE TRUTH FOR SCHOOLS

 

Members of Extinction…

Continue

Sustainable Hackney Education for Sustainability Network

Posted on February 7, 2019 at 22:49 0 Comments

Image result for sustainable development goals

Sustainable Hackney’s Education for Sustainability’s Working Group got off to a great start in 2019 with the opportunity to join the eight schools comprising the Primary Advantage Schools’ Federation in their In-Service Training Day. The event focused on the Sustainable Development Goals, which are a collection of 17 global goals set by the United Nations General Assembly in 2015. 

 

Our Working Group team was allotted goal 13 – Climate…

Continue

Comment Wall

You need to register with Sustainable Hackney to add comments!

Register with Sustainable Hackney

  • No comments yet!
 
 
 

© 2019   Created by Sustainable Hackney   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service