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Environmental ethics in school: What can religious education ...

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by Simone Berkel â œEnvironmental protection should become a subject in school,â Greenpeace requires in one of its recent news publications...
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11 tips to cut your food waste

11 tips to cut your food waste | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
The festive season is just around the corner and for the next few weeks many of us will be planning a gathering or two. There are Christmas dinners, summer barbeques and New Years parties and with ...
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Greening the schools: Students learn about sustainability - Capital Times (blog)

Greening the schools: Students learn about sustainability - Capital Times (blog) | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Greening the schools: Students learn about sustainabilityCapital Times (blog)They include more fruit and vegetable options, more whole grains and more food education.
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Honoring the People Pushing Green Schools to the Head of the Class

Honoring the People Pushing Green Schools to the Head of the Class | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
The US Green Building Council has just awarded the first group of organizations that have gone above and beyond in creating green learning environments -- and pushing the market for green buildings into new frontiers.
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David Attenborough - Wonderful World - BBC

**KOOP GEEN GECENSUREERDE DVD'S OF BLU-RAYS BIJ DE EO!!!** * Frozen Planet is a 7 part documentary series. Ask your network for part 7 * David Attenborough -...
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Nigeria: ActionAid, Oxfam, TUC Plan Protest Against Subsidy Removal | Ghanamma.com

Nigeria: ActionAid, Oxfam, TUC Plan Protest Against Subsidy Removal | Ghanamma.com | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
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Urban farming: Students raise, show and sell livestock at local schools

Urban farming: Students raise, show and sell livestock at local schools | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
The pigs are squealing, the chickens clucking, the lambs playing, the goats bleating, and the steers standing in their pen. ((Great!
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Sustainability Infographics

Sustainability Infographics | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
I've been looking for examples of meta-diagrams, or at least how others have tried to explain complex issues into a simple infographic. I stumbled across this collection of infographics trying to e...
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The World's Thinking

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PARMIONOVA: World Science Day for peace and Development 2011

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Green Impact Campaign (GIC) is an outreach program that works to educate, engage and empower communities to reduce the collective environmental impact of local businesses on the planet through public commitment and free sustainability services.
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Stop the Hunger - world hunger statistics updated in real time

statistics, facts, myths, third world hunger clock, and detailed information on causes, effects, and solutions to end world hunger.

 


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International Human Development Indicators - UNDP

The Human Development Report (HDR) was first launched in 1990 with the single goal of putting people back at the center of the development process in terms of economic debate, policy and advocacy.
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Training for change in South Africa - ActionAid Australia

Training for change in South Africa - ActionAid Australia | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Through its work ActionAid promotes personal empowerment and change. The process of change is a subtle but important one; that people change their vie...
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Climate change: education has a key role « World Education Blog

Climate change: education has a key role « World Education Blog | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
UNESCO promotes climate change education as a central element of the global response to climate change through its Climate Change Education for Sustainable Development programme, within the framework of Education ...
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Education for Sustainable Development for Child Education and ...

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Education fοr Sustainable Development (ESD) іѕ a rаthеr nеw field οf education. Wе саn see іt аѕ аn innovative kind οf future education fοr schools between thе outcome's development wіth thе future challenges οf society.
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Environmental degradation poses serious threat to sustainable development of ... - South Asian News Agency

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An EC-based course recognized by the Swiss UNESCO Commission

An EC-based course recognized by the Swiss UNESCO Commission | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
The "Ways towards an Earth-friendly lifestyle" school program was recognized as an activity of the UN Decade of ESD by the Swiss UNESCO Commission. ...
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Curriculum and Learning Activities

Curriculum and Learning Activities | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Green Education Foundation (GEF), a non-profit organization, is committed to creating a sustainable future through education.
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Emma Pails's curator insight, May 27, 2014 7:49 PM

GEF (Green Education Foundation) is a non-profit organization which strives to create a sustainable future through education. GEF believe that sustainability education provides both educators and students with real world learning through the engagement in science, technology and maths KLA, and more specifically current human concerns of environmental, economic and social systems.

 

GEF provides an assortment of curriculum based resources that caters for all year levels from K-12 for both students and teachers all over the world. Their goal is to provide challenging yet engaging resources, to ensure both students and teachers can think holistically and critically about the current global environment situation and design possible solutions to ensure we can live in a clean and bright future.

 

Programs and study modules the GEF offer include:

National Green Week
Waste Reduction Challenge
Green Energy Challenge
Sustainable Water Challenge
Green Thumb Challenge
Green Building Program
I Ride Green
K-12 Lesson Clearinghouse

 

Check their page out here!

http://www.greeneducationfoundation.org/greenthumbchallengesub/curriculum-and-activities.html

 

The relevant content descriptors from the Australian Curriculum (2014) include:

 

Year 3 and 4 Content Descriptions

Design and Technologies knowledge and understanding

Recognise the role of people in design and technologies occupations and explore factors, including sustainability that impact on the design of products, services and environments to meet community needs (ACTDEK010)

 

Design and Technologies processes and production skills

Evaluate design ideas, processes and solutions based on criteria for success developed with guidance and including care for the environment (ACTDEP017)

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Education Is the Answer to Sustainable Development

Education Is the Answer to Sustainable Development | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Changing behaviors now will benefit the rights, health and well-being of future generations to come. It is our shared responsibility to make sure this happens.
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Sustainability Education and the 7 Critical Skills for Graduates

Sustainability Education and the 7 Critical Skills for Graduates | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
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Human Development Report Calls for Inclusive, Sustainable Development

Human Development Report Calls for Inclusive, Sustainable Development | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
2011 Human Development Index Covers Record 187 Countries, Territories, Puts Norway at Top, DR Congo last Read the whole report · Health, income...
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Education for Sustainable Development, ESD, Sustainability Design and Online Courses – Gaia Education

Education for Sustainable Development, ESD, Sustainability Design and Online Courses – Gaia Education | Education for Sustainable Development | Scoop.it
Offers education for sustainable development, ESD, through sustainability education and design and sustainability online courses drawing from ecovillages worldwide.
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