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Ecoliteracy

I’ve discovered a wonderful website called Center for Ecoliteracy. The non-profit focuses on ecological education for K-12 and operates out of the David Brower Center in Berkeley, California. They promote a systems-thinking approach to sustainability which uses nature as its inspiration. Many of you sustainability folks will already be familiar with the site and the […]

A Different Kind of Mediation

I came across this beautiful essay by Zenobia Barlow from the Center for Ecoliteracy. It is her address to graduates of their sustainability leadership academy in 2009/10, the year of the Transocean/BP Oil spill on the Gulf Coast. In the address, she refers to the Okanagan Four Societies Model or En’owkin. The model is […]