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FAQ's

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Why is The Co-operative running Green Schools Revolution?

    As part of our businesses' ongoing commitment to combating climate change and Inspiring Young People, we want to inspire and activate young people from the age of five to 16, as well as their local communities, to come together and make their schools, homes and communities more sustainable. You can read more about our wider revolution and our Ethical Operating Plan here

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  • What do schools get when registering for Green Schools Revolution?

    You'll have access to an exciting range of online resources, curriculum-linked activities and exciting trip to our Rochdale Pioneer museum.

  • How do schools register for Green Schools Revolution?

    It’s quick and easy for schools to register. Just click the registration link and fill in your school's details. Please note, it has to be a teacher from the school that registers, so if you're a parent then please ask your school to visit the site directly. You can download our leaflet here.

  • I can't find my school on your system

    Most schools will be listed in our database, so please check the spelling of your school or postcode and try again.

    If you still can't find your school - don't worry, you can simply go to our manual input form to register.

  • Is Green Schools Revolution free for schools?

    Yes, Green Schools Revolution is free to all UK Primary and Secondary Schools.

  • Do I have to be a school to register?

    If you're not a teacher at a school but you're involved in a project you think could benefit, then we'll certainly consider your application. Email us a few details about why you’d like to register to greenschoolsrevolution@co-operative.coop and we'll get back to you as soon as possible.

  • I am a school based in the Channel Islands, can I register?

    Yes, Green Schools Revolution is available to all schools in England, Wales, Scotland, Northern Ireland and the Channel Islands. The resources are suitable for all of the different curricular in those countries.

  • I have registered, how do I get started?

    You can start downloading dozens of inspiring resources right now by logging in to the site and visiting the schools section.

  • What kind of school trips are available?

    We have trips to our Rochdale Pioneer museum, which shows you how the Co-operative movement started.

  • I'm a Co-operative member and would like to get involved with a school

    The first thing to do is to invite the school to join the project by registering on this website. They'll find all information they need right here.

    We've got lots of plans to get members more involved as Green Schools Revolution develops. Make sure you sign up to receive our e-newsletter to see our latest news and ideas on how you can get involved.

    Meanwhile, if you have any other ideas that you'd like to share with us then we'd love to hear them. Just send an email to greenschoolsrevolution@co-operative.coop and we'll get in touch as soon as possible.

  • As a member of staff, how do I get involved with Green Schools Revolution or get my local school involved?

    Invite the school to join the project by registering here on this website. Everything they need is right here at their fingertips. You can download our leaflet to take in to your school here.

    Make sure you sign up to receive our e-newsletter to see our latest news and ideas on how you can get involved.

    Meanwhile, If you have any other ideas that you'd like to share then please send an email to greenschoolsrevolution@co-operative.coop and we'll get in touch as soon as possible.

For any other questions, please feel free to get in touch!

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