2020 Sustainability Symposium

The Sustainable Schools Network Limited are proud to present our second symposium, the 2020 ustainability Symposium. This online event will ignite souls and inspire change. Presented will be a whole school pproach to addressing sustainability in educational contexts by providing learning experiences for students, teachers, operational leaders such as principals, business managers and/or heads of maintenance/cleaning, and parents. Addressing the global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) provides the 'glocal' context for the event, as we focus especially on SDGs 11, 16 and 17. Building on the success our inaugural event in 2019, the 2020 Sustainability Symposium will deliver educational experiences that will ensure schools can meaningfully deliver the cross-curriculum priority sustainability whilst also designing a visionary future.

Date April 26, 2020 - May 2, 2020
Time 9:00am - 9:00pm


Event description


Due to changes to group gatherings in response to COVID-19, the 2020 Sustainability Symposium will be held online and an modified program will be offered.  We appreciate your support to ensure school communities can continue to build partnerships for sustainability education even though we can't physically be together.

The 2020 Sustainability Symposium aims to inspire change and ignite souls.  Utilising the Sustainable Development Goals, school communities will be invited to attend different events offering sustainability learning experiences addressing a whole-school approach to behaviour change.  Focused on the SDGs 11, 16 and 17, the 2020 Sustainability Symposium is a partnership between the Sustainable Schools Network Limited, All Saints Anglican School and Griffith University.

DAY 1: 

Parent and Operational Leader Program online (free)

Introduction to Education for Sustainability ($65 per person)

DAY 2: 27 April 2020 - Parent and Operational Leader Program online (free)

Youth Masterclass with Jaimie Cloud ($20 per student, limited to 2 tickets per school)

DAY 3: 28 April 2020 - Parent and Operational Leader Q&A live and free

The Connect-ED Feed: Online Panel discussion regarding EfS featuring Jaimie Cloud, Damon Gameau, Alison Sammel and Cam Mackenzie

Please subscribe to our YouTube Channel in preparation for the event and familarise yourself with ZOOM.