The planting of trees and bushes near schools to cut air pollution — so-called ‘barrier bushes’ — has been the subject of a growing debate in recent years. But what impact does it have?

Dr Morgan Phillips, of Keep Britain Tidy and Eco Schools England, examines the topic of sustainability in the national curriculum and shares ideas on how it can be imbedded into other subjects

Schools that install solar PV can benefit from reduced electricity bills, revenue generation, reduced CO2 emissions, as well as improved education and engagement. Here’s how Eco-Schools can help schools on their solar journey

17,000 English schools are currently registered as Eco-Schools, and many have demonstrated innovative yet simple ways to become more environmentally-friendly. Sarah French reports


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