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Meet our
Compass Educators

We are a committed group of like minded educators who believe that our work has the potential to inspire lives and make the world a better place.  

We know that great teaching and learning benefits everyone and we strive to be leaders in the introduction of systems thinking as a foundation for a sustainable future in our schools and in our world.   

The Compass community is ready to welcome you.

Join Compass Engagement Groups​

Calling all educators interested in sustainability, systems thinking, and making systems change!

Join the brand new Compass Engagement Groups to connect with educators from around the world who share your passion!

Track your impact

Compass Education is making a difference everyday. We aim to empower one million educators with the tools to encourage students as sustainability advocate and systems thinkers.

Use this quick and easy impact tracker to let us know how many students that you’ve reached with the compass tools!
Schools served
100 +
Educators inspired
10000 +
Students empowered
Trainers certified

Community Activities and Events

Cultivating Connection with A Purpose

“Practice what you Preach” is exactly what Compass Education has done by partnering with the Institute for Humane Education (IHE). One of the sustainable habits ...
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Value The Unseen – Embracing the Intangible in Sustainability Education

In a world that often prioritises the tangible, quantifiable and the seen, it’s easy to forget the profound influence of the emotional aspects of our ...
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Practicing Sustainable Habits of Mind: An Intro to our 2024 Blog Post Series

What do you picture when you think about students thinking and acting for sustainability?  Setting up recycling bins?Studying the science of climate change?Designing ethical consumer ...
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Advocating for Systems Thinking Teacher Training at COP28

On December 2, six members of the Compass Education Team had the opportunity to advocate for the importance of systems thinking and systems thinking teacher ...
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HundrED Recognition 2024

In 2021, Compass Education declared that we would focus our efforts to reach ONE MILLION Educators with the Sustainability Compass by 2030. Since that declaration, ...
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Using the Sustainability Compass in Participatory Architecture

I recently participated in a ten-day Bamboo architecture workshop in the verdant green mountains of Antioquia, Colombia. As part of the workshop, participants were grouped ...
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Contribute to Sustainability Today

The Compass Educator community is the foundation and the future of the organization. We are driven to innovate and improve the Compass tools to contribute to a more sustainable world, recognizing our tremendous opportunity as educators and catalysts for a better future.
Since 2006, Compass Education resources have been designed, tested and improved by educators in the classroom and we invite you to contribute to our growing movement with your ideas, collaborations and best practices. There are many ways to participate and we hope that you do!

Improve Our Curriculum Database
Did you use the tools and create a great lesson or class experience. Did you use the tools with a particular book, concept or activity that you think others might love to learn more about. Share your written curriculum or make a short video of your experience. We would love to hear from you!
Write an Article
Have you used the tools and learned something? Do you want to share your experience by writing a article that we will share on our social media outlets, in our newsletter, blog and with other educators. Submit your article here.
Share on Social Media

Share your use of the compass tools on social media. Have fun and use any of these hashtags to let us know, so that we can share it too! 

#sustainabilitycompass  #compass_ed   #compassonline

Compass Awards

Twice a year the Compass Educator Community reviews the many contributions that we receive for new content, revised materials, news articles, social media posts and real actions that have contributed to creating a more sustainable world. We then choose a selection of winning entries to receive acknowledgement from our team, promotion on our website and social media channels and really amazing and great gear from our award sponsors!

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Join a like minded community of educators that are committed to using their work in the classroom to change the world. Compass Education is on a mission to share our tools with one million educators by 2030.   Join us on social media and become part of the movement!

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We’re making a difference 200+ SCHOOLS

Compass Education is on a mission to share our tools with 1 million educators by 2030. Join our community of dedicated educators and follow our growth on social media!