Links

General

AACC - American Association of Community Colleges

  • Web page on resources and examples in community colleges -
    www.aacc.nche.edu/sustainable
  • Monthly conference calls on sustainability in community colleges, open to administrators, faculty and staff - contact Jennifer Hayward and ask to be put on notification list
  • Renewable Energies curricula - see CERET certificate at http://www.ceret.us/ceret/degreesprograms for online courses to import into your college. Also see www.ateec.org/energy and http://www.irecusa.org/courseCatalog.php

ACPA - Educators International Sustainability Resources

  • Home page
  • Flyer for student organizations -
  • Campus Activities that support and educate about sustainability
  • Primer about education for sustainability
  • - Learning Outcomes for Sustainability

Presidents' Commitments to Declarations of Sustainability

Resources and Models

(including higher education sustainability mission statements, assessments, publications, policies, projects, syllabi and initiatives)

  • www.aashe.org Click on Resource Center.
  • www.ulsf.org Click on Resources.
  • Second Nature (www.secondnature.org). Click on Education for Sustainability.
  • National Wildlife Association (www.nwf.org/campusecology). Click on Projects (student fellows projects)
  • Curricular requirements that include sustainability - www.ncseonline.org/EFS/DebraRowe.pdf
  • U.S. Partnership for the Decade of Education for Sustainable Development (www.uspartnership.org) Multi-sector teams include higher education, business, faith, government, and K-12; join as a partner for no charge.
  • Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (http://www.aashe.org/lists/lists.php)

Climate Change (Global Warming) Resources for Campuses

  • Higher Education Climate Action Program (www.hecap.org). Co-sponsored by six national higher education associations representing facilities directors, business officers, student life staff, planners and educational buyers.
  • Campus Climate Challenge (www.climatechallenge.org). Students helping campuses reducing greenhouse gas emissions.

147 Practical Tips for Teaching Sustainability

K-12 resources for sustainability education:

  • www.uspartnership.org/index.php

For further information or to be put on a list to receive updated resources and professional development opportunities for staff and faculty, contact Dr. Debra Rowe (President of the U.S. Partnership for Education for Sustainable Development) at dgrowe@oaklandcc.edu

Disciplinary Associations for Sustainability

  • Association of University Leaders for a Sustainable Future;
  • American Institute of Biological Sciences;
  • American Society of Civil Engineers;
  • National Women's Studies Association;
  • American Political Science Association;
  • American Association. of Colleges for Teacher Education;
  • Association. of American Colleges and Universities;
  • National Council for Science and the Environment;
  • American Philosophical Association;
  • American Society for Engineering Education;
  • U.S. and Intnl Society for Ecological Economics;
  • Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education;
  • American Academy of Religion;
  • American Sociological Association;
  • Computing Research Association;
  • Association of Collegiate Schools of Architecture;
  • Mathematical Association of America;
  • American Anthropological Association;
  • American Psychological Association;
  • American Association for the Advancement of Science;
  • Society for College and University Planning;
  • American Society of Mechanical Engineers.

Higher Education Associations Sustainability Consortium