The TDSB, in collaboration with OISE's Sustainability & Climate Action Network (SCAN), hosts many diverse professional learning events to support climate change education and environmental learning.
The EcoSchools team, along with colleagues at OISE’s Environmental and Sustainability Education Initiative, have created a series of FREE webinars to support environmental learning virtually. A wide range of environmentally themed topics are explored.
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Catalyzing Change: Climate Action Grant Showcase
Tuesday, February 13th 4-5pm ET
Join us to learn about a some of the impactful projects funded by the Youth Climate Action Grants that are available to
students through the City of Toronto. This webinar will showcase a few initiatives aimed at addressing climate change in
TDSB schools. You will gain insights into possible projects and learn more about how you and your students can leverage
available funding opportunities to support climate action.
Please register in advance. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email containing information about joining the meeting.
School Board Climate Action Plans
Thursday, March 7th 7-8pm ET
In this webinar, participants will hear from Lakehead University’s Faculty of Education researchers on a new report that
analyzed 380 school boards’ environmental, sustainability, and climate policies. Representatives from Richmond District
School Board (British Columbia) and Trillium Lakelands District School Board (Ontario) will share how they are
approaching climate action planning. Resources on climate action planning and a pledge that superintendents can make to
improve climate policies in their district will be shared.
Please register in advance. After registering, you will receive a confirmation
email containing information about joining the meeting.