147 Practical Tips for Teaching Sustainability:
the Environment, the Economy,
and Society (2nd Ed.)
William M. Timpson,
Brian Dunbar, Gailmarie Kimmel, Brett Bruyere, Peter
Newman, Hillary Mizia, Daniel Birmingham, and Renée Harmon
With Forewords by Anthony Cortese and
an issue, is dramatically embraced by students at all levels. Students
and educators in all disciplines find exciting ways to incorporate
sustainability into curriculum and service projects.
age didn’t end because of a lack of rocks!" one educator is fond of
stating. While there were certainly an abundance of rocks available,
Stone Age people moved on to a new era because it became possible for
them to envision and create a different and more useful way of
organizing life. Many believe that we are currently at a similar
juncture and can begin to imagine and construct new ways to live on our
Anthony Cortese writes, "Teachers at every level can play
an important role in helping us find a sustainable path."
Exploring ideas about sustainability is applicable to all disciplines,
plus community groups, business and industry. The diverse backgrounds of
the authors of this volume provide unique situations in which
sustainability is integral.