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What Are the Main Elements of a Sustainable School?. By sustainability we mean:. “improving quality of life—economically, socially, and environmentally—for all, now and for future generations.”. A framework for education for sustainability. The 4 C’s of Sustainable Schools.

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What are the main elements of a sustainable school

What Are the Main Elements of a

Sustainable School?

Shelburne Farms’ Sustainable Schools Project


By sustainability we mean

By sustainability we mean:

“improving quality of life—economically, socially, and environmentally—for all, now and for future generations.”

Shelburne Farms’ Sustainable Schools Project


A framework for education for sustainability

A framework for education for sustainability

Shelburne Farms’ Sustainable Schools Project


The 4 c s of sustainable schools

The 4 C’s of Sustainable Schools

Shelburne Farms’ Sustainable Schools Project


Placed based education

Placed-Based Education

Shelburne Farms’ Sustainable Schools Project


Ladder of place based learning

Ladder of Place-Based Learning

Shelburne Farms’ Sustainable Schools Project


Moving from wonder to action

Moving from Wonder to Action

Special thanks to our colleague, Ewa Smuk, in Poland for helping us develop this graphic.

Shelburne Farms’ Sustainable Schools Project


Big ideas and essential questions

Big Ideas and Essential Questions

Community:

What is a community?

Interdependence:

What can communities learn from natural systems to improve our common future?

Cycles:

What cycles are we a part of?

Change over time:

How do living things adapt to changes in their environment?

Fairness / Equity:

How should we balance the rights of individuals with the common good?

Place:

How does where we live impact how we live?

Ability to make a difference:

How do individuals’ choices affect themselves, their communities, and the world?

Long-term effects:

In what ways does how we live today impact how people live in the future?

Shelburne Farms’ Sustainable Schools Project


K 12 scope sequence of the big ideas of sustainability

K-12 Scope & Sequence of the Big Ideas of Sustainability

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Spectrum of youth engagement

Spectrum of Youth Engagement

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Shelburne farms sustainable schools project www sustainableschoolsproject org 802 985 0331

Shelburne Farms’ Sustainable Schools Project www.sustainableschoolsproject.org(802) 985-0331

Shelburne Farms’ Sustainable Schools Project


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