Education for sustainable energy – free teacher training
28 October 2014 at the Centre for Alternative Technology (with an option to stay overnight 27th to 29th).
“Excellent day! Lots of ideas to take away” Ysgol Tywyn June 20th 2014
Get activity ideas for bringing global issues into the classroom on a free one day course. Aimed at teachers and trainees at secondary level, the course focuses on energy and sustainable futures. It is mainly delivered through interactive activities, backed up with well researched information.
The one-day course is free and includes lunch and supper, thanks to support from the European Greenet project. To book your place email Deirdre Raffan: education @cat .org.uk. This can be extended for an additional half day on the 29th (see below).
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“Nice setting, knowledgeable staff, good ideas for activities” Teacher from Wales June 20th 2014
- Energy and Climate Change activities
- Practical workshops on teaching renewable energy
- Visioning a Zero Carbon Future
- Using resources developed by CAT
- Lunch, refreshments and supper
“A very enjoyable day with good useful ideas” Shrewsbury Sixth form college June 20th 2014
Subsidised overnight B+B accommodation is available before and after the training (27th and 28th October) at the rate of £20 per night including breakfast. Accommodation is in our Eco Cabins. You could also bring a friend, they can explore CAT and the area and just pay for their accommodation.
An extension to the course is available the following morning (Wednesday 29th October) for £30. In this additional time you will explore:
- Food and land use
- Environmental Building
STEM teachers in Welsh secondary schools may be able to get a bursary – please contact us.
Education @cat .org.uk