Pod Campaigns

Our campaigns inspire young people to take action – They can be led by students themselves which is an essential criterion for an eco-school award.

We have lots of resources to make taking part easy, fun, impactful and rewarding. Join in and put your school on our campaign map.

Key campaign dates for your school diary

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What's under your feet?
Switch Off Fortnight
Waste Week
All year round
Helping Hands

What's Under Your Feet? - Oct/March/June

2275Schools/groups are joining in

Help scientists at the British Trust for Ornithology (BTO) understand how the availability of invertebrates impacts bird numbers and their migration patterns.

Dig up a patch of turf, examine it, count grubs and feed the data back to us.

Suitable for primary and secondary aged students.

Sign up to take part.

Switch Off Fortnight 2017 - November

125Schools/groups are joining in

Each year we use November as a celebration of the energy topic. There will be more information about the 2017 campaign in the spring term.

Waste Week 2017 - March

2086Schools/groups are joining in

Waste Week is 6th - 10th March.

Why not join in and Use Less Stuff on Thursday 9th March.

The theme for Waste Week this year is upcycling - take part in our competition and your school could win a £300 voucher!

Helping Hands - All year round

1021Schools/groups are joining in

This campaign aims to get young people to see the real and positive changes they can make by connecting with their local community.