Printed resources for Textiles teachers
Practical Action has two main resources that are both packed with ideas for delivering sustainability at key stage 3, 4 and post 16. Both teaching resources have dedicated sections that include Textiles and include information on appropriate starter, design activities and eco-design tools.
To find out more;
The Sustainability Handbook for Design and Technology teachers.
Sustainability Matters in Design and Technology (a CD with presentations specific to D&T material areas and full colour cards).
In addition, we also have freely downloadable Technical briefs that offer contextualised technical information from our interntaional project work in small-scale textiles manufacturing.