Sign our petition here. Climate Change is a massive problem. What are you doing about it? In Clontuskert we want change. One small change would be to ban plastic packaging in supermarkets. Let’s start with the Fruit and Veg Aisle. Why do we need plastic on fruit and veg at all? It already has its…
Clontuskert students spotlighted in the Sunday Times
Congratulations to Clontuskert students and staff who have been spotlighted in @thesundaytimes today for their work on Climate Change. Click on the link here- Clontuskert students feature in the Sunday Times
Clontuskert Students speak at International Climate Action Day
Clontuskert students were invited to present our Climate Action Project during international Climate Action Day, on Thursday, November 5th. We shared our solutions and ideas. Climate Action Day was a free, daylong, online event. Classrooms around the world joined with international speakers such as Sir David Attenborough, Dr. Jane Goodall and former Irish President Mary…
European Call to Action
Massive thanks to the eighteen schools that have already signed up to join the Green Dot Movement. We are now looking for schools to participate from the following countries: Austria Belgium Bosnia- Herzogovina Bulgaria Croatia Czech Republic Estonia France Germany Czech Republic Estonia France Germany Hungary Israel Latvia Lithuania Luxembourg Malta Netherlands Norway Poland Slovakia…
Join our Movement
Do you wish to affect change in your own EU country? Join our Movement here.
Seeing Red on the Green Dot
On the day Ireland made history by being the second country in the world to declare a Climate Emergency, the Minister for Communications, Climate Action and the Environment, Richard Bruton visited St. Augustine’s National School, Clontuskert outside Ballinasloe. On foot of this meeting, the Minister launched a new labelling system, unique to Ireland on Friday 21st…
So you think you can recycle?
Do you know what the Green Dot is? Do you think you are recycling correctly? Are you really?
What are the issues?
The Senior Room students at St.Augustine’s N.S, Clontuskert have completed research on recycling and waste management. This website has been created to showcase our research and findings. Our goal is to tackle the lack of a system-wide synchronisation of recycling symbols in the EU. We have collected data to investigate the use of Waste Management…
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UN Sustainable Development Goals
Clontuskert has connected with students, teachers and experts across the world to learn about Climate Change and to begin to understand the issues that affect us in the race to fight Climate Change. We focus on the UN Sustainable Development Goals during this work, especially Goal 13 Climate Action. Find out more about our work…