29 min

#50 Rt Hon Lord Jim Knight of Weymouth, Suklaa Ltd: Models for greater climate education The Learnit Podcast

    • Education

With a career spanning education minister and employment minister, to digital technology executive, the Rt Hon Lord Jim Knight of Weymouth is advocating for greater climate education. We discuss a number of models of sustainable citizenship, changes to national funding formulas, the new British natural history GCSE and the role of legislation to make sustainable citizenship more equitable.

Show notes:
- Suklaa Education: https://www.suklaa.org/
- Teach the Future: https://www.teachthefuture.uk/
- Alliance for Sustainability Leadership in Education: https://www.eauc.org.uk/home
- Lorenzo Fioramonti’s work: https://lorenzofioramonti.org/the-author/
- The Eden Project’s teaching resources: https://www.edenproject.com/learn/schools/teaching-resources
- Aim Hi Earth: https://www.aimhi.earth/
- David Dixon, ‘Leadership for Sustainability: Saving the Planet One School at a Time’: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/59205119-leadership-for-sustainability
- Stephen Heppell’s Learnometer: https://gratnellslearnometer.com/
- Favourite book about learning: Ken Robinson, ‘Finding Your Element’
- Favourite book not about learning: Vikram Seth ‘A Suitable Boy’

With a career spanning education minister and employment minister, to digital technology executive, the Rt Hon Lord Jim Knight of Weymouth is advocating for greater climate education. We discuss a number of models of sustainable citizenship, changes to national funding formulas, the new British natural history GCSE and the role of legislation to make sustainable citizenship more equitable.

Show notes:
- Suklaa Education: https://www.suklaa.org/
- Teach the Future: https://www.teachthefuture.uk/
- Alliance for Sustainability Leadership in Education: https://www.eauc.org.uk/home
- Lorenzo Fioramonti’s work: https://lorenzofioramonti.org/the-author/
- The Eden Project’s teaching resources: https://www.edenproject.com/learn/schools/teaching-resources
- Aim Hi Earth: https://www.aimhi.earth/
- David Dixon, ‘Leadership for Sustainability: Saving the Planet One School at a Time’: https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/59205119-leadership-for-sustainability
- Stephen Heppell’s Learnometer: https://gratnellslearnometer.com/
- Favourite book about learning: Ken Robinson, ‘Finding Your Element’
- Favourite book not about learning: Vikram Seth ‘A Suitable Boy’

29 min

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