Submitted by: Volksschule Maria Rojach
Implemented country: Austria
Title: Elementary school mobilizes around Koralm Tunnel
Under the general topic of “The Koralm Tunnel – a project of the century”, the elementary school Maria Rojach (Austria) conducted a diversified project with the goal of showing the pupils the necessity of sustainable resource planning based on differentiated aspects of traffic development and its impact on the environment. Goals included consciousness building toward environment, climate and nature conservation, promotion of health through movement, sustainable handling of resources, and an introduction to local geography. The climax of the pupil’s work was a podium discussion and a radio broadcast with all collaborating institutions and the production of a cartoon.