027: From Eco-Club to Eco-Community: The SMRT Eco-Club in Bristol, England
Find out how two teachers started an Eco-Club at St. Mary Redcliffe and Temple School in Redcliffe, Bristol, England. In less than two years, their initiative changed from starting an eco-club to building an eco-community. Their projects include litter patrol, plastic recycling, school gardening, hosting a green event for other schools, and more. Tune in to this inspiring story of regular people becoming eco-leaders in their communities!
Source: How to Build an Eco-Club (David Luke, 2017)
Green Team Academy Podcast with Joan Gregerson
[1:00] SMRT Eco-Club started in November 2016.
Students can only benefit through an eco-club. Respect for self, others, our planet and our future. [7:10] Started with deep values and one strategy. Willing to adjust and expand as needs and passions arise. [8:00] Worked on all levels: personal, peers, school and broader community [8:20] I hope that inspired you! If you are forming an eco-club at a school, leave a comment at Green Team Academy. [9:00] Pick up the free guide: 12 Common Green Team Mistakes (and How to Avoid Them!) at Green Team Academy.
Discover how to launch and grow a green team in your community. Suggest a topic, get the free Green Team Quick Start Course and download the free Eco Film List at www.GreenTeamAcademy.com.
If you like what you’re hearing, please subscribe, rate and review!
The time for action is now because there is no Planet B!