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Working with schools

Inspiring a new generation of sustainability champions

Our work with schools inspires and supports young people to build their knowledge and understanding, develop their skills, and explore their values so they're motivated and equipped to enjoy and care for our beautiful planet.

Green Ambassador Summit 2016

Green Ambassador Awards 2016

Our Green Ambassador Awards run annually and aim to shine a light on the very best examples of schools putting the environment at the heart of their school. This year we have received over 70 schools entries, 132 pupil nominations and 202 teacher nominations – and the standard of entries just keeps getting better and better.

Read more about our winners.

Plant2Plate recipe winner is...

The Oval Primary School in Birmingham, are celebrating success in winning WWF-UK's and Alpro’s Plant2Plate recipe competition. We asked schools to create a recipe from plant-based and school-grown vegetables and produce. We had over 100 entries in and it certainly made the judges mouths water!

Read more about our winner.

Ends of the Earth resources


Our Ends of the Earth resources helps children to explore the poles – the opposite ends of the earth - and the coldest places on our planet. They’ll get a sense of the beautiful but challenging environment, where bitterly cold winds whip across the landscape and temperatures fall far below freezing.

Register your primary school today to acccess the FREE Ends of the Earth resources.

Green Ambassadors

If you want to help your pupils develop the skills and confidence they need to engage - even lead - environmental projects in your school, then Green Ambassadors is for you. Fronted by a team of friendly characters, each representing a topical environmental issue, the scheme provides everything you need to set up or re-invigorate your school's 'green' team. You'll soon be seeing the difference in motivated pupils, reduced environmental impact - and even savings on your energy or water bills!

School visits at the Living Planet Centre

Ever wanted to visit WWF? Well now you can, at our inspiring Living Planet Centre - one of the greenest buildings in the UK. We have a fantastic range of engaging, curriculum-linked workshops on offer for primary schools, providing a stimulating way for children to explore, learn and discover more about the natural world and sustainability issues.

Resource hub

From rainforests to rivers, climate change to citizenship, we've got something to help with your teaching and learning needs in our resource hub. There are curriculum linked activity packs to use in the classroom, materials to help you engage with our global conservation campaigns, and tools and approaches for engaging with sustainability across the whole school.

Frequently asked questions

Got a burning question? We've collected together some of the most common or topical questions from all the school enquiries we receive and offered some typical answers. Have a look through to see if you can find what you're looking for!

Contact us

Do you have a query that's not covered on our web pages or FAQs page? Why not contact us and one of the team will assist you.