Complete this online introductory learning module at any time to learn how to get your school involved in the Waste Wise Schools program.
The module will cover:
A little bit about Waste Wise Schools
Why waste is a problem
10 steps to becoming a Waste Wise School
How to become accredited
Some project ideas for your school
Resources that are available to you, such as curriculum materials and grants for schools.
Click here to participate in the online learning module.
Join the team from Waste Wise Schools, Keep Australia Beautiful and the Western Metropolitan Regional Council to learn how to avoid and recover waste, and protect our environment, through litter prevention and waste reduction. This workshop includes:
a step-by-step guide on how to run a whole school waste and litter prevention program
loads of resources to take back to your school
laws relating to litter, social and environmental impacts and behaviour change
how to get started with waste avoidance and resource recovery projects
information on how to become an accredited Waste Wise School and apply for grant funding
resources and incursions available from WMRC
a student-led tour of the waste wise initiatives at Cottesloe PS
The workshop is suitable for school staff including teachers, principals, EAs, administration staff, gardeners and parents.
The workshop is FREE and teacher relief payments are available for two staff from each school.