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Other Resources

Videos

(1) What is a Green Paper? What is a ‘green paper’? What are the key elements of a green paper? Australian Public Servant, Andrew Whitecross, talks to Lake Tuggeranong College students as part of the Centenary 2020 Vision Sustainability Project in Canberra, May 2013.  Filmed by Lake Tuggeranong College students.

(2) Centenary 2020 Vision Parliament of Youth on Sustainability (2013) An overview of the 2013 Centenary Parliament of Youth on Sustainability. Hear from students and teachers who were involved.

(3) 2015 Parliament of Youth on Sustainability: Action for Our Future Project information for the 2015 Parliament of Youth on Sustainability: Action for our Future project.

(4) 2016 Parliament of Youth on Sustainability: Reducing Canberra’s Ecological Footprint Project information for the 2016 Parliament of Youth on Sustainability

Other sustainability activities for schools

Competitions: Looking for more school-based sustainability and science activities? Challenge your students to think about how to build a solar oven and enter the UC Senior Secondary College Lake Ginninderra competitions.  Competition dates and information are:

Solar Oven Competition will be held on 9 November 2017.  The aim is to cook a muffin or boil water as quickly as possible.

If you need more information contact Roger Amey on 6205 7099 or at roger.amey@ed.act.edu.au.

Websites

https://www.actsmart.act.gov.au/what-can-i-do/schools/actsmart-schools

http://www.aaee.org.au/

http://www.act.waterwatch.org.au/index.html

http://www.ala.org.au/

http://www.environment.gov.au/water/information/education

http://bze.org.au/

http://www.ginninderralandcare.org.au/index.php

http://www.overpopulation.org/

http://350.org/

http://noco2.com.au/

http://www.actionbioscience.org/

Documents

ACT Council of P&C associations – sustainability policy

Australian Capital Territory Climate Change and Greenhouse Gas Reduction Act 2010

Australian Government Sustainability Curriculum Framework

 

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