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Verity Jones

University of the West of England

Verity Jones is a senior lecturer in the Department for Education and Childhood at the University of the West of England, Bristol where she supports the training of primary teachers. She is passionate about sustainable futures and her research draws on her experience as a teacher and education officer with both charities and local government. Recent projects Verity has worked on include: developing integrated food systems in European schools with Food for Life; creating the online course ‘Who Made My Clothes?’ for international charity Fashion Revolution; working with young people to design immersive learning experiences and exploring eco-anxiety with Bristol’s Global Goals Centre; the first research with under-14s to ascertain whether sustainable food choices are viable if they involve edible insects; and working on an interdisciplinary project that developed creative learning tools to embed water scarcity and drought into classrooms in the UK.

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