Make a mascot
One thousand days ahead of the opening ceremony, organisers of Glasgow 2014 have joined forces with the BBC to launch a children's competition to design the official Commonwealth Games mascot. Entries will be judged in three age categories: 6-8 years, 9-11 and 12-15. Children across the UK are encouraged to enter: www.bbc.co.ukglasgow2014
Listen and learn
Garrowhill Primary in Glasgow, winner of the Sustainable School category in this year's Scottish Education Awards, is holding a CPD open day on 29 November. It will showcase its whole-school approach to sustainable development education. To book, email firstname.lastname@example.org;
T: 0141 282 5172.