It’s finally happening, Planet Schooling – the book

We at Planet Schooling, are immensely grateful to announce that the Kickstarter campaign was a great success. The book – Planet Schooling will be available to pre-order once again in November. Watch this space for new updates. We are super excited to present Planet Schooling – the book! Planet Schooling is about nature based learning for adults […]

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Learn Permaculture Design with Planet Schooling

Why is learning permaculture design with Planet Schooling and Ecocentro IPEC a great idea? Because we have walked our talk for over 25 years. Our educational team from Australia and Brazil, have over 50 years of accumulated teaching experience. We know we can help you kickstart your permie dream whether it be your backyard, homestead […]

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Discover Permaculture Design with Planet Schooling

If you would like to kickstart your home garden, backyard farm, homestead or community garden, this course is for you! Discover Permaculture Design with Planet Schooling. This course is a live, interactive online course with the Planet Schooling crew and visiting Ecocentro IPEC teachers. You are invited to become part of a community that starts […]

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How to convert your trash bin into a worm farm

We were lucky enough to find an old rolling rubbish bin and decided to repurpose it into another worm farm. Trash bins are a great way to collect worm juice and castings in a vertical space. The bins can readily be found in tip and junk shops. When choosing a bin make sure that the lid […]

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Welcome

The journey of a thousand kilometres begins with a single step… or two… or twenty?! And sometimes it needs a leap of faith! The journey begins… Our journey started 20 years ago in Brazil when we decided to create an ecological centre called Ecocentro IPEC.We realised that there was an importance of creating ecocentres that promoted […]

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How to Make a Solar System | Homeschooling Activity

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Reading books can open up a new universe. This is what happened after my son stumbled across the book Universe on our bookshelf. He began asking questions, his universe was expanding. Teaching children about the universe can be exciting. There is so much to learn and the lessons can spiral into the future for mathematics, science […]

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Why a worm farm is a great homeschooling activity

The squiggly worm is loved by some and unfortunately feared by most! Yet the worm is one of our best allies. Who would be crazy enough to study worms for forty years, well Charles Darwin of course. Teaching children to care for worms not only helps the planet but helps us too! Worms create free […]

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