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Sustainability and Earth Literacy Studies Workshops


Earth Literacy - Library Resources for Sustainability
Facilitated by Steve Kronen

3 hours of Professional Development Credit for Faculty

This workshop will both provide faculty with Environmental and Sustainability resources via MDC's libraries, and provide faculty with methods of more efficient web searching toward the fulfillment of Learning Outcomes#4 Formulate strategies to locate, evaluate, and apply information.# 5 Create strategies that can be used to fulfill personal, civic, and social responsibilities.#6 Demonstrate knowledge of ethical thinking and its application to issues in society.#10 Describe how natural systems function and recognize the impact of humans on the environment.

Upon completion of this workshop or seminar, participants will be able to: easily find current and historical information and resources on sustainability from Library databases, library loans, and little-known web sites. search the web more efficiently for desired resources. incorporate Learning Outcomes 4, 5, 6, & 10 into their teaching as relates to sustainability

Faculty will submit lesson plans and/or assignments to the facilitator within  two weeks of the workshop, demonstrating the specific incorporation of sustainability resources from MDC databases and/or proof of strategic web searching as relates to sustainability materials.

Library Resources for Teaching Sustaianbility

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