UW-Stevens Point: Online Course: Education for Sustainability: Teaching Methods

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Hours for Learning Activity:

16 learning hours

Date and Time:

Monday, June 20, 2016, 12:01am to Friday, July 29, 2016, 11:59pm

Registration Deadline:

Monday, June 6, 2016, 4:30pm


NRES 340/540 Education for Sustainability: Teaching Strategies

This one credit online course, available for undergraduate or graduate credit, will briefly review the concept of sustainability and conceptual frameworks related to education for sustainability.  You will then learn about several teaching strategies that can be used to promote sustainable thinking and practices, including inquiry-based learning, place-based education, service-learning, and using the school buildings and grounds as a teaching tool.

Course Instructor: Ginny Carlton

How to Register:

To register: submit registration form and partial payment form (attached below) or available at our website.

Undergraduate $269.98
Graduate $437.20
*All fees are estimated based on WI resident tuition and are subject to change. Out-of-state fees will be waived for online courses for out-of-state students.

Contact Email:


Contact Name:

Tim Byers

Contact Phone:

(715) 346-4176