This e-book argues that one of the key roles of education, whether at home or school, is to prepare young people for a future that will be very different from today. It is a practical book which outlines the key elements of a more green and sustainable future and how these can be explored with young people.

This e-book explores three major contemporary issues that will affect all of our lives in the 21st century – climate change, the limits to growth, easy oil – and the possible impacts they will have on our communities and futures. In particular it highlights the vital transition from a fossil fuel to a low-carbon future that is already beginning to occur.

This ebook is a timely and practical response to the greatest challenge of our times – climate change.