Teaching and Learning Ecologically

Cultivating Ecological Teachers and Learners Using Project Learning Tree

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by Jaclyn Stallard
from The Branch, Project Learning Tree’s E-newsletter Summer 2014

“Ecological teaching and learning is not just a matter of pedagogy, but also philosophy. Ecological teaching and learning represents a new life-affirming mindset that all teachers—and, to a larger extent, all citizens and all Earth’s human inhabitants—must adopt for a sustainable future. This philosophy embraces interconnectedness and systems thinking, challenging the Western notion of separateness. This type of teaching and learning develops and fosters an individual and collective ecological consciousness as humans move through life and relate to themselves, others, and the world around them.”

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