Department for Education’s Sustainability and Climate Change Strategy released

The Department for Education has launched its Sustainability and Climate Change Strategy which includes the launch of a new natural History GCSE. But providing schools with the means to decarbonise quickly was glaringly absent in the strategy. The government must do better – far, far quicker. Across the UK, schools are working together to become […]

IKEA UK and Let’s Go Zero corporate partnership

IKEA UK has joined forces with Let’s Go Zero as the coalition’s corporate partner. IKEA and Let’s Go Zero are united in their belief that children are the most important people in the world and that schools can play a vital role in educating future generations to make sustainable, healthy choices in their lifestyles. With […]

Let’s Go Zero Schools Webinar

For over a year we’ve been campaigning to help schools become zero carbon by 2030, and now we want to share the experiences of some of our trailblazing schools so you can take your zero carbon journey to the next step!   We are running monthly webinars, with each session including a small update from the […]

1000 Schools, 1000s of Stories

We now have more than 1,000 schools, colleges and nurseries signed up to the Let’s Go Zero campaign! All of them are showing their ambition to be zero carbon by 2030.  Ready to join them – sign up today. We’re incredibly proud to be working with over 1,000 schools from across England, Scotland, Wales and […]

London2Glasgow Ride to Zero

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We want to say a huge thank you to everyone who took part in the London2Glasgow Ride to Zero to fundraise for Let’s Go Zero. Over the course of their journey, they raised £8852 and saved over 1342 kilos of carbon! Let’s take a look at the highlights from each day! Day one saw the […]

Let’s Go Zero brings zero carbon school campaign to COP26

The Let’s Go Zero campaign has been at the heart of the COP26 climate summit in Glasgow – spreading our inspiring message about the power of zero carbon schools to world leaders, global organisations and others with the power to create change. Here are some of our COP26 highlights. Face-to-face with leaders and changemakers Our […]

Climate crisis: Merseyside schools lead the way with ‘green’ curriculum

This story first appeared at Sky.com Watch Sky’s video about St Vincent’s climate action A network of schools across Merseyside will enhance their teaching curriculum to include effects of climate change and the ways to tackle it. St Vincent’s, a specialist school for sensory impairment, is leading a group of 500 others who have pledged […]

Event: Becoming a zero carbon school and getting started with Let’s Go Zero

We joined London Climate Action Week 2021 to connect with UK schools and help them take the first step towards becoming a zero carbon school.  This event has already taken place and registration is no longer available. You can watch the recording here:   Up and down the UK, schools are signing up to the […]

Earth Day: Schools are a crucial part of a growing global movement

This Earth Day 2021, the international day of environmental action, an estimated one billion people will come together across the planet around the theme #RestoreOurEarth. This year, this global audience is urged to focus not only on how we can reduce our impact on the planet but also on how we might actively repair ecosystems. […]