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Designing Schools Using Permaculture Principles

“Sitting at our back doorsteps, all we need to live a good life lies about us. Sun, wind, people, buildings, stones, sea, birds and plants surround us. 737 more words

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Those Who Came Before Us

Historically, Indigenous cultures have shared the belief that all beings are interconnected. Their traditional way of life is grounded in the balance between all living things and decisions are made with this delicate equilibrium in mind. 299 more words

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“In the end, we will conserve only what we love; we will love only what we understand and we will understand only what we are taught.” – Baba Dioum

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The Pursuit of Wall-lessness

WALL: (noun) barrier, border, barricade, obstruction, divider, blockade, enclosure, impediment, restriction, confinement

We have a facebook group where people interested in discussing Education for Sustainability (EFS) can crowdsource answers to their big questions, share ideas and resources and support and inspire one another. 800 more words

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Deconstructing a Happy Meal - making everyday life routine practices a source of transformative learning - indeed: food for thought!

“Today we’re going to study the food pyramid for healthy living!” the High School Social Science teacher Mark told his class. Mark was excited about launching a healthy food project that would enable kids to analyze their diets. 2,033 more words


Disaster Relief Project (NEA Grant)

Collection: January 29 thru February 21

Sorting and Packing event: Tuesday, February 27

Story written by Jessica Dunahoo 1.7.18

The Student Education Association (SEA) at Governors State University will be organizing a disaster relief project funded by a National Education Association (NEA) grant. 384 more words

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