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Daniel Goleman, Lisa Bennett, and Zenobia Barlow explain how we can teach kids The following is adapted from Ecoliterate: How Educators Are Cultivating. Ecoliterate marks a rich collaboration between Daniel Goleman and the Center for Ecoliteracy, an organization best known for its pioneering work with school. Ecoliterate: How Educators are Cultivating Emotional, Social, and Ecological Intelligence by Daniel Goleman, Lisa Bennett and Zenobia Barlow (review).

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Building on thesuccess of bestselling author Daniel Goleman’s emotional and sociallearning paradigm, Ecoliterate shows how educators are extendingthe cultivation of these essential dimensions of human intelligenceto include knowledge of and ecoliterqte for all living systems.

Then, deciding that they were unsure if it was safe to enter, they went into another classroom, where Wright-Albertini read from a picture book about oil spills.

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If a homesteading family cleared their land of trees, for example, they might soon experience flooding, soil erosion, a lack of shade, and a huge decrease in biodiversity. Ratings and Reviews 0 0 star ratings 0 reviews.

We must begin to see ourselves as part of a complex, interconnected web that values sustainability, the responsible management of resources, as opposed to durability, the capacity to endure through persistent resistance to change. Learn more about Amazon Prime. If you support the Greater Good by December 31, your donation will be matched dollar-for-dollar.

Please review your cart. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers. For example, by examining how their community provisions itself—from school food ecoliterwte energy use—students can contemplate whether their everyday practices value the common good. Also, there are questions for ecoliteraet at the golemn of each chapter.


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Looking inside, they saw the shades drawn, the lights out, and some kind of black substance covering the birds and otters. Lists with This Book. The examples are of real people encountering real issues of environmental protection and justice.

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Teachers can nurture this capacity to care by creating class lessons dsniel emphasize the important roles that plants and animals play in sustaining the web of life.

Start reading Ecoliterate on your Kindle in under a minute. Place-Based Education in the Global Age: This book shares stories of pioneering educators, students, andactivists engaged in issues related to food, water, oil, ogleman coalin communities from the mountains of Appalachia to a small villagein the Arctic; the deserts of New Mexico to the coast of NewOrleans; and the streets of Oakland, California to the hills ofSouth Carolina.

But as Hurricane Sandy has recently reminded us, we humans are members of the natural world, not distinct and superior. Named one of the 25 “Most Influential Busine Author of Emotional Intelligence and psychologist Daniel Goleman has transformed the way the world educates children, relates to family and friends, and conducts business. Customers who viewed this item also viewed. Write a customer review.

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Amazon Renewed Refurbished products with a warranty. It was such a successful end to their project that several children had to be gently dragged away as bedtime approached. Later, they joined their teacher in a circle to discuss what they learned: They have also learned from nature to take only ecoliteratf they need and to adjust their behavior in times of boom or bust.


I’ve read Daniel Goleman’s Social Golean and Ecological Intelligence and love how he and co-authors have tied these great works together with Emotional Intelligence into a practical “guidebook.

Ecoliterate: How Educators Are Cultivating Emotional, Social, and Ecological Intelligence

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