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Challenges in Higher Education for Sustainability by J. Paulo Davim

By J. Paulo Davim

This ebook offers the most recent advances at the incorporation of sustainability in better schooling. diversified features similar to the environmental, fiscal and social are right here mentioned. numerous examples illustrating how sustainability in larger schooling is being pursued in numerous nations are available during this ebook. Case reviews contain associations from Kosovo, Brazil, Portugal, united kingdom, Canada and USA.

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2015d). It partners with EEN, its parent organization and long-standing conservative Protestant environmental organization, to equip and resource these younger leaders, members, and movement participants (Y. E. C. A. 2015e). The national organizer and spokesperson of YECA’s steering committee, Ben Lowe, also serves as EEN’s senior director of outreach (Y. E. C. A. 2015i). YECA employs outreach strategies and tactics typical of social movement organizations (SMOs) seeking to reach youth emerging into adulthood in the digital age, global society, and anthropocene era.

Any ranking among the included schools can only occur on the basis of summed totals of sustainability metrics reported present for each campus. Like the Princeton Review’s and Sierra magazine, the “Green Awakenings” report offers personalized stories of campus stewardship and sustainability at most of the Christian schools profiled and authored by individuals from these campuses. The Green Awakening’s report also summarizes key findings of the emergent characteristics most conducive for campus sustainability on Christian campuses prior to 2010.

Overview of problem-based learning: Definitions and distinctions. Interdisciplinary Journal of Problem-Based Learning, 1(1), 9–20. 1002. Accessed February 18, 2015. Servant, V. , & Dewar, E. F. (2015). Investigating problem-based learning tutorship in medical and engineering programs in Malaysia. Interdisciplinary Journal of Problem-Based Learning, 9(2). 1442. Accessed April 25, 2015. Siemens, G. (2004). Connectivism: A learning theory for the digital age. elearnspace. htm Accessed September 4, 2014.

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