Climate Change CPD and Events

These development opportunities and events support teachers in embedding climate change topics into their teaching. Check back regularly for new opportunities. For further information contact


CPD course: teaching climate change

Learn how to teach climate change to students aged 11-14 years old.
This online, self-paced course introduces the topic of climate change and the work of the European Space Agency. Examine causes and effects of Climate Change and be confident facilitating the teaching and learning of this topic in the classroom.


24-27 May 2021: STEM Learning climate change teacher conference

Find out what went on at the first online Climate Change Teacher Conference and re-watch the conference sessions



15 September 2021: Climate Education Summit

A live virtual conference for everyone, aimed at promoting better climate education in schools and colleges.
11-13 October 2021: How might we reach net zero by 2030?

Sign up to discuss climate solutions in this online summit for 16-18 year old students and their teachers. From engineering innovation to societal change, students can discuss climate action and future jobs with real engineers from the West of England. Discuss the transition to net zero with your class, and put your questions to our regional politicians from the West of England.

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1-12 November 2021: UN climate change conference

The UK will host the 26th UN Climate Change Conference this year at the Scottish Event Campus (SEC) in Glasgow.

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Additional opportunities

We have a range of exciting opportunities: