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Center for Ecoliteracy
Grade Level: High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Web site
Summary: The Center for Ecoliteracy is dedicated to educatin for sustainable living. They offer guides for starting school gardens, books on education for sustainability, including schools. The geographical region is the San Francisco area, however, their concepts are...
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Ecological Footprint Quiz
Grade Level: Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: Checklist - Classroom Games and Activities - Language Options
Summary: This is an interactive quiz designed for 12-16 year olds. Students from international communities are able to take this quiz and variables will differ for each participant.
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Education for Sustainability
Grade Level: Middle School/Junior High - High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Article/Report - Manual/Handbook
Summary: This 58-page PDF guides the thought process through the integration of environmental responsibility into curricula. It serves as a guide for UNSW faculty (University of New South Wales, Australia).
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Geoexchange Design Tool Software
Grade Level: Post-Secondary
Type: Database - Web site
Summary: Lists of software for analyzing life cycles costs with their links and reviews are provided.
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Sustainability Education
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: Classroom Lessons - Classroom Materials - Database - Glossary - Web site
Summary: K-12 sustainability education lesson plans and ecological footprint lessons are offered through. Using this portal links are offered to the The Center for a Sustainable Economy, a Community Indicator project, and more.
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Sustainable Footprint
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: Case Study - Classroom Games and Activities - Language Options
Summary: This is an online quiz to calculate individual footprints. Thought provoking questions are presented through the quiz. Participants are called upon to consider their own actions and possible changes and a certificate is available at the conclusion. This is...
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Teaching and Learning for a Sustainable Future
Grade Level: High School - Post-Secondary
Type: Classroom Lessons - Glossary - Language Options - Manual/Handbook
Summary: Teaching and Learning for a Sustainable Future is a multimedia teacher education programme published by UNESCO. It contains 100 hours (divided into 25 modules) of professional development for use in pre-service teacher courses as well as the in-service educati...
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Teaching Green The Middle Years
Grade Level: Middle School/Junior High - High School
Type: BiblioResources (Books) - Classroom Games and Activities - Classroom Lessons - Classroom Materials
Summary: Lessons

EditorsGrant, Tim and Littlejohn, Gail.

ISBN0-86571-501-7

AbstractThis book of lessons is a compilation of the "best of Green Teacher" contributions from teachers who are working with middle school students and who are help...

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The Pennsylvania Green Building Operations and Maintenance Manual
Grade Level: Post-Secondary
Type: Manual/Handbook
Summary: This manual for environmentally prefereable operation and maintenance of government buildings and associated grounds is designed to help carry out the state's Executive Order to incorporate environmentally sustainable practices into agency operations, includin...
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WISE Website
Grade Level: Elementary - Middle School/Junior High
Type: Classroom Materials - Web site
Summary: WISE (Whole Systems Integrated Sustainable Desicn for Education) is a website tool for students and teachers to learn about and implement sustainable design projects. Students will observe, analyze resources, record findings, learn about sustainability, and p...
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