News from Roots & Shoots Mission Control

Young people rise to the challenge to help save our planet

Posted on March 19th, 2019 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Inspired by conservationist Dr. Jane Goodall, young people from Roots & Shoots groups across the UK gathered at the Barbican Centre in London to celebrate the 2019 Roots & Shoots UK Awards.
This annual awards ceremony highlights the achievements of groups and individuals who have …

Get £500 for your creative project!

Posted on February 26th, 2019 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Aged 14-25? Get funding and support to lead a creative project inspired by wildflowers or fungi… Boost your CV, confidence and skills.

Kew’s Grow Wild programme is offering £500 grants that put you in charge to do something great in your community. Projects should be creative, actively engage other people, and …

Discovering Teach Earth

Posted on February 25th, 2019 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Earthwatch have been working with Roots & Shoots since 2010 offering teachers and educators who have shown outstanding contributions in the Awards Programme, fully funded places on our Teach Earth training weekends. We are thrilled to once again be supporting this fantastic programme by offering another 3 places on our …

Grow fungus with Grow Wild UK!

Posted on February 6th, 2019 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Grow fungus with us!

Do you have the skills to grow fungi and produce edible mushrooms? Can you get a team of five together that has what it takes?

Already, over 7,000 workplace and school teams have joined Kew’s @GrowWildUK campaign.

Apply today for your free grow-your-own ‘fungus lab’: https://www.growwilduk.com/form/grow-fungus-us?utm_source=RandS&utm_campaign=funguslab.

You could even battle …

Roots & Shoots partners again with Grow Wild!!

Posted on January 14th, 2019 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Transform your school with free wildflower seeds
Bring the benefits of wildflowers to your school
 

The Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots programme is supporting Grow Wild to get people growing wildflowers together – and your school is invited to be part of this huge campaign!

Grow Wild is giving …

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots UAE Newsletter Winter 2018

Posted on December 10th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Dear Members,

As we approach the end of another busy, but productive year, it’s always wise to take a few moments of reflection out of our demanding schedules….

Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots Newsletter Winter 2018

Posted on December 7th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Dear Members,

As we approach the end of another extremely hectic but productive year, it’s always wise to take a few moments of reflection out of our busy schedules.

We lead such hectic lives these days that we often miss the things that …

WORLD FAMOUS CONSERVATIONIST INSPIRES ACS COBHAM STUDENTS

Posted on December 6th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Students from ACS Cobham International School, aged six to 18, enjoyed a visit from Dr. Jane Goodall, one of the world’s most famous conservationists and scientists.

Internationally recognised for her environmental work and continued research into wild chimpanzees, Jane Goodall, …

We are delighted to announce a new partnership between Jane Goodall’s Roots & Shoots and Montessori St Nicholas (MSN)

Posted on November 23rd, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Montessori is the world’s largest global education movement, inspired by Dr Maria Montessori in the early 1900s. It offers a unique child-centred approach to education, used and acclaimed throughout the world. Maria Montessori was one of the most important early years educators of the 20th …

Get your Rhino Christmas cards now and help Roots & Shoots too!

Posted on November 19th, 2018 by Chief Agent Marcheva

Diana Littlejohns, creator of Doodles with my Daughter:
“Only very few rhinos survive outside national parks and reserves today as a result of relentless poaching and habitat loss. A sub-species of Asian rhino, Javan, became extinct in Vietnam in 2011 and in Africa, the northern white rhino and western black …

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