We work TOGETHER to tackle big issues and take action.


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
Educators inspired
100 +
Students empowered
10000 +
Trainers certified

Community Activities and Events

Nurturing Systems Thinking for Social Innovation and Sustainability in Education

Social innovation plays a pivotal role in addressing the complex challenges faced by educators in the field of education. It fosters positive change, promotes inclusivity, ...
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Employing the Sustainability Compass to Encourage Team Building and Deepen Dialogue

This year we expanded our school EcoCommittee to a Board recognized subcommittee including representatives from our Parents Association, Administration, Faculty and Student Body. While our ...
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From Icebergs to Insights: Enhancing Learning with Iceberg Analysis and Word Walls

After participating in my Level 1 Compass training, I knew immediately that I wanted to find as many opportunities as possible to utilize the Compass ...
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Unlocking Student Potential: A Story of Student Empowerment and Leadership Development at Harare International School

Student leadership – a dream or a reality? Why do we, as teachers, often offer activities that could easily be student-led? These are the questions ...
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EcoSuperior Iceberg Exercise

In June, the City of Thunder Bay is participating in a “Commuter Challenge”. It aims to encourage citizens to use active transportation (walking, biking, wheeling, ...
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Sustainable Habits of Mind: Focus on Learning, Not Knowing

Accept that the world around you is constantly changing. To understand the dynamic world around you, gather evidence through observation, talking to others, learning about ...
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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!

Join us on Social Media!

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!