World population reaching seven billion is a great opportunity for you to incorporate environmental education and global studies into your classroom.
Education and understanding of the impacts of over-consumption and population growth is essential in making progress towards a sustainable future. Our children deserve the opportunity to make informed decisions about their future.
Some very good education resources are described and linked to below.
The testtube with David Suzuki is an excellent interactive that can be used to provoke discussion.
The UN 7 billion actions website has a number of great resources for young people.
Kea Conservation Trust has many useful resources on the State of our Planet page.