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Certification Toolkit 

The Certification Toolkit brings together in one place all of the "tools" that schools require to help them access the services, materials, and equipment needed to become a certified EcoSchool.

We are currently working on updates to our Toolkit. If you require any information please contact

Best Practices - Download

This resource describes a wide range of activities that our schools undertake to make their EcoSchools program engaging and inspiring. Its richness will provide food for thought and ideas for action for years! Its 74 pages are full colour, crammed with photos and brief descriptions of the purpose and impact of each activity, plus tested implementation ideas. Available only online.

Click here to view and download Best Practices by sections.



Landscape and Child Development: A Design Guide for Early Years – Kindergarten Play-Learning Environments - Download

This guide, developed by Evergreen and the Toronto District School Board, provides design professionals, educators, construction staff, and school communities ideas and practical details for discussing and planning outdoor kindergarten play environments that connect children to nature.
Climate Change and Your Future: An Inconvenient Truth - Download

This guide provides suggestions for a team of students (working with helpful school staff) interested in using Al Gore's An Inconvenient Truth to mobilize the school community to respond to climate change.





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