Education for Sustainability

Cultivating Farm to Early Childhood: October Workshop

Hey early childhood educators! Come explore Farm to Early Childhood (FTEC) programming with us!

Cultivating Farm to Early Childhood (FTEC) is an opportunity for you — Family Child Care, Head Start, Center-Based, Public Pre-K, and Home Visiting educators — to explore and expand your personal and professional experience related to food and nutrition programming while building and strengthening community connections.

Future of Learning Design Studio II: Designing for Equity in Civic Engagement

Join with educators, students, and community partners at the Vermont History Museum for a day-long workshop and design studio on March 18th. This is the second event in a series of offerings focused on place-based learning that integrates​ personalized learning plans (PLPs), flexible pathways and proficiency based graduation requirements. ​The day will provide experiences with powerful integrated learning partnerships, opportunities to build connections between educators and community partners, and a facilitated curriculum design process.

United Nations University Recognizes Innovative Education Project

Cultivating Pathways to Sustainability, an educational initiative of two teachers and Shelburne Farms, was recently recognized as a “Flagship Project” by the United Nations University for its contributions to Quality Education, one of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Jen Cirillo

Posted by Jen Cirillo

January 9, 2019

Hope in an Era of Climate Change

We all need some hope in our lives these days. This is especially true after the October release of the most recent Intergovernmental Panel on Climate Change (IPCC) report, and the just released National Climate Assessment.  The IPCC report detailed the compounding impacts of climate change, and the dire outlook for our planet.

kerri mcallister

Posted by Kerri McAllister

November 20, 2018


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