WEN Resources and Links

The Wollongong Environment Network (WEN) is an initiative of the Catholic Education Office that aims to support school communities to respond to Laudato Si’ and implement environmental stewardship and sustainability.

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Below are some useful resources for schools in their efforts to respond to Laudato Si': 

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•  Diocesan Environmental Education and Action Policy

•  The Environmental Education and Action Policy Self Assessment is to support CEDoW schools in their implementation of Policy expectations

•  CEO Laudato Si' Action Plan

•  Catch up on the latest environment news in schools around the Diocese with our environment news/blog: Environment Matters

•  Find your school's WEN Contact in our WEN School Contact Directory

Our CEDoW schools participate in the Vinnies Container Deposit Scheme. Find out more information about this partnership with Vinnies.

Other Useful Links

Sustainable Schools NSW

Catholic Earthcare Australia

Cool Australia - Learn for Life 

Cool Australia - War On Waste Learning and Activities

Earth Link Newsletter

CSSN Catholic Sustainable Schools Network

Getting Started with Sustainable Schools

Generation Earth

ABC's War on Waste Australia e-resources – Season 1 Digibook and Season 2 Digibook 

Eco Schools Teacher Resources

Your Planet (ABC Resources)

The WildLife Movement - Educational Incursion Programs for K-6

Forest Learning - Curriculum Resources and Support Materials

Aussie Bees and Act for Bees

Ecological Spirituality Resources - Mercy Site