Permaculture Ethics In Public Education

Using permaculture ethics in public education to engage children in sustainable efforts.

12 Plants To Grow When Gardening With Children

By no means an exhaustive selection of great plants for gardening with children, the following twelve plants can all be direct-sown, grow quickly and easily,

What Kids Really Want That Money Can't Buy

With parents today worried that they are raising the 'I want' generation, WHAT KIDS WANT THAT MONEY CAN'T BUY arrives at just the right moment. Betsy Taylor's advice ranges from simple, everyday things parents can do to more sophisticated approaches, such as teaching media literacy and financial skills to their children to fight this problem. She enlists the voices and stories of parents and educators on the front line and promotes the philosophy of how to have more fun with less stuff, by returning to simple, meaningful rituals like dinner conversation and picnics. The average 12-year-old spends the equivalent of two months a year watching television, during which time 20-40,000 advertisements are broadcast. The average American planned to spend USD800 on Christmas gifts in 1997 and 96 per cent of children ages 8-12 included a big-screen TV on their holiday wish list.

New Dream | More Fun, Less Stuff Starter Kit

A fun, easy-to-use booklet packed with practical tips on how to simplify your life; free up time, money, and personal energy; and protect the environment.

New Dream | Kids & Commercialism Campaign

Practical tips for creating non-commercial environments and experiences for children, helping you make lasting change in the lives of the kids you care about.

Never too early to learn: Antibias education for young children - kappanonline.org

Important lessons about race, diversity, and equity can and should be taught to children in early childhood and preschool settings.

SEED Resilience through Permaculture, Social Enterprise in Cape Town

SEED is an award-winning Non-Profit and Public Benefits Organization that operates from the Cape Flats in South Africa.We focus on growing real resilience in people and restoring communities from within. SEED believes that change happens through people - it is capacitated and committed individuals that can change the world.

Children in Permaculture

Brimming with practical examples of how to support children in connecting with themselves, each other and the growing cycle. This handbook illustrates the scope of permaculture that is relevant for children, using gardening as an entry point into wider issues of fairness and connection.

Multicultural Diversity Children's Books - Letterbox Library

For over 30 years, Letterbox Library has been a leading children's bookseller and education supplier, bringing teachers, librarians and parents the best in inclusive children's books.

WONDERING SCHOOL - Growing a liberating education

Wondering School is a research project that investigates the praxis of a liberating education. The project explores progressive and democratic schools.

Youth in Permaculture

The New UMoMA Opens its Doors The premier destination for modern art in Northern Sweden. Open from 10 AM to 6 PM every day during the summer months. Cyborgs, as the philosopher Donna Haraway established, are not reverent. They do not remember the cosmos.

Great Rivers and Lakes Permaculture Institute | Connecting permaculture practitioners across the Great Lakes and Ohio River Vallley

Great Rivers and Lakes Permaculture Institute is made up of people who are passionate about permaculture and the myriad ways it can contribute to our world and we look forward to working with you! We are nationally and internationally known leaders in permaculture design, education, and related fields.

Permaculture Institute of North America

Congratulations also to Delvin Solkinson and Salina Duncan, who will divide the Media & Communications prizes to make a variety of short films! Thanks to all who submitted design projects and to all who voted to help PINA make this momentous choice. Check out the winning designs as well as the top finalists here.

Share the news and a little summer love with Little Artshram.... | Little Artshram

Little Artshram inspires and educates people of all ages to live creatively in harmony with nature, through a unique combination of permaculture principles, visual, musical and puppet artistry, service to the natural world, and inclusive social activism. Little Artshram is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.

SEED Resilience through Permaculture, Social Enterprise in Cape Town

SEED is an award-winning Non-Profit and Public Benefits Organization that operates from the Cape Flats in South Africa.We focus on growing real resilience in people and restoring communities from within. SEED believes that change happens through people - it is capacitated and committed individuals that can change the world.

Sustainable Planet: Solutions for the Twenty-first Century by Juliet B. Schor

Sustainable Planet book. Read 8 reviews from the world's largest community for readers. Can we find ways of living that are sustainable and deeply satisf...

Avalon Village raises $243K; Continues to rebuild Highland Park neighborhood

The group is working to turn their blighted Highland Park neighborhood into a safe space for children and to build economic opportunity for women.

Emergent Strategy

Self-help, society-help, and planet-help to shape the futures we want. A resolutely materialist spirituality based equally on science and science fiction: a wild feminist and afro-futurist ride!

Teenagers Defeat Trump’s Move to Kill Climate Change Lawsuit

A group of 21 teenagers defeated the Trump administration’s attempt to keep a climate dispute out of court.

Never too early to learn: Antibias education for young children - kappanonline.org

Important lessons about race, diversity, and equity can and should be taught to children in early childhood and preschool settings.

Permaculture Design as a Pedagogical Resource - Resilience

Permaculture Design as a Pedagogical Resource: A proposal for the development of new pedagogy through deep ecology and permaculture design principles.

Our Schools are Doing Too Much to Save the Planet

Our schools are doing way too much to save the planet. At first glance this seems a ridiculous thing to say-  how could one possibly do too much?  The UN has set massive sustainability goals for 20…

Beyond Organic Design

​Beyond Organic Design (BOD) is a sustainability education nonprofit that develops and implements learning programs, workshops, and presentations for NYC public schools and communities. We provide a powerful lens that enables students to see the world’s i

How to Make a Fridge Root Cellar

Step-by-step instructions for making a root cellar for under $10 using a worn out refrigerator. For updates on this project and information on our second-generation fridge root cellar, check out our ebook at http://www.amazon.com/gp/product/B00E6EGS0M/.

Grinding Corn Or Wheat With A Bike-Powered Grain Mill - MOTHER EARTH NEWS

http://www.motherearthnews.com/floriani-red-flint-heirloom-corn.aspx MOTHER EARTH NEWS editors, Jennifer Kongs and K.C. Compton, demonstrate a fun and easy way to grind your own cornmeal at home using GrainMaker brand grain mill. http://www.grainmaker.com/

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