Two Interactive Workshops with Jaimie Cloud

| February 17, 2011

The Education & Sustainability Portal Initiative at Teachers College Presents:

Two Interactive Workshops with Jaimie Cloud,


The Cloud Institute for Sustainability Education


The Essentials of Sustainability Education Workshop


Friday, February 18, 2011


9:00am – 4:30pm

Sustainability Education Curriculum Development Workshop

Saturday, February 19, 2011

9:00am – 12:00pm

Where: 449 Grace Dodge Hall

525 West 120th Avenue, NY 10027

Teachers College, Columbia University

Cost:
FREE!(Registration Required)

Don’t miss this great training opportunity!

(Certificate of participation may be requested)

In these workshops, a variety of interactive sessions are provided to participants to develop an awareness of sustainability and the application of the knowledge, skills, attitudes, core content, and competencies of Education for Sustainability (EfS). Workshop activities include systems thinking, quality-of-life indicators, common pool resources, economic models, and the ecological literacy skills of sustainability. Day two will focus on the Cloud Framework for EfS and implementation of standards alignment in curriculum.

*To register & for more information, please email
Amrit Sandhu:
aks2164@columbia.edu

* Light refreshments & lunch will be served


Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to contact OASID at oasid@tc.edu <mailto:oasid@tc.edu> , (212) 678-3689, (212) 678-3853 TTY, (212) 678-3854 video phone, as early as possible to request reasonable accommodations, such as ASL interpreters, alternate format materials, and a campus map of accessible features.

About Jaimie Cloud:
Jaimie is a thought leader in the field of Education for Sustainability. She has authored The Cloud Institute’s EfS Framework, and several peer-reviewed journal chapters and articles on Sustainability and the significance of Education for Sustainability.

Jaimie works extensively with educators, administrators, and school boards across the nation. She designs and facilitates professional development programs and directs the collaborative development of numerous instructional units and courses for K-12 and Higher Education designed to teach and learn across disciplines through the lens of sustainability.

In addition to her commitment to furthering the mission of The Cloud Institute, Jaimie serves as an advisor, board member or committee member to several organizations with related goals and interests.