RecycleNow is an excellent website resource packed with information about what can be recycles and how to recycle it. It is a really useful educational resource and has a section just for schools.
The site has some interesting information on how some of the big companies are reducing their food and drinks packaging along with useful tip about home composting and its benefits. There is even a section that can help you find your local waste reduction advisor.
So if you are keen to clean up your act and get recycling this is an ideal website to get you started.