School Sustainability Awards is an initiative of Sustainable Schools Network and Gecko Environment Council. The Awards recognise and celebrate school sustainability journeys while encouraging creative, multidisciplinary approach to sustainability within our schools and wider school communities.
Commencing in 2019 on the Gold Coast, Australia, the Awards expanded to include South East Queensland and Tweed Shire Schools in 2020. While the School Sustainability Award were cancelled in 2020 due to the global pandemic, the Awards were still able to go ahead with the 2020 Sustainability Teacher Award.
THE NOMINATIONS FOR ARE OPEN UNTIL 30 JUNE 2020. NOMINATE AT www.schoolsustainabilityawards.org.au.
The Awards intent to support schools to become more sustainable and to learn in action-orientated and authentic ways. In the 21st century, it is essential that students and school communities are engaged as responsible citizens and are given opportunities to collaborate, express creativity and to think critically.
The Awards is an annual initiative and a highlight for both the curriculum, the school year and the sustainability calendar of our city.
School Sustainability Awards is an initiative of Sustainable Schools Network and Gecko Environment Council and is hosted as part of Sustainable Schools Symposium and Gold Coast Green Week.