Environmental and Sustainability Education Community

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  • The Council of State Social Studies Specialists (CS4) has compiled a list of over 40 summer professional development opportunities for social studies teachers. Most of these opportunities are free or nearly free and many include a stipend and/or graduate ...

  • Hi ESEC folks, At the end of the ESEC session in San Francisco, a group of us talked about being more active in this online place of our community.  I'm hoping to post more often--not all the time, maybe every couple months--to share articles, lessons, ...

  • Saturday, November 18 10:30-11:30am in 2020 Moscone West Learn about the intersection where the loss of environmental rights by marginalized groups coincides with their loss of other human rights. ------------------------------ Bethany Vosburg-Bluem, ...

  • Join us on Thursday in Room 2006 at the Moscone Center for a Symposium session titled "Teaching Environmental Issues in Social Studies: Civic Sustainability Thinking and Action for the 21st Century". Session Description: This session will share selected ...

  • Hello Social Studies Educators and Tech Enthusiasts! The National Council for the Social Studies (NCSS) Technology Community will be hosting a FREE webinar on Wednesday, August 2nd to support teachers as they prep for the coming school year. We've ...

Community Blogs

  • If you are curious about what Sustainability Education is and how to teach it, then this is just for you! "GEF is seeking teachers to pilot its Sustainability Education Concepts and Teaching Methods course this November. This 15 hour, ...

  • What does a student who is educated for sustainability know, do, and value that is different from other students? What skills, knowledge, attitudes and beliefs does a student educated for sustainability have that prepares them for active citizenship, ...

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  • UN Decade of Education for Sustainable Development, 2005-2014 http://www.unesco.org/en/esd/ Vermont Education for Sustainability Collection of EfS Resources All levels http://www.vtefs.org/resources/efslinks.html New Zealand Online Learning ...

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