The Resource Center organizes resources around 7 green economy “Sectors” and 7 “Topics.”
Search by sector or by topic, or across all sectors and/or all topics. Or search by keyword at the top right of this page.
How are the Resources Organized?
What are the Criteria?
Resources that are included in the SEED Center have been reviewed by the TAG and meet the following criteria:
- Accessible and available for colleges to model and/or customize to their local labor markets
- Not to be used as a means to market individual consultants or their products to AACC members
- Promote colleges becoming generally more innovative
Additionally, be sure to check out our Green Programs!
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The Rural Gateway is an informational platform providing technical assistance, training workshops, and peer learning and resource sharing to support rural housing and economic development. It includes information on green infrastructure and building as well.
This consortia of colleges aims to increase access to education of sustainable practices in growing food and to prepare students for careers in agriculture and related environmental fields. They offer certificate and degree programs in urban farming, bio regional food systems, and small farm agriculture. Some SAgE classes use farms as their classroom and students will be able to complete internships, practicums or research projects on the farms.
This peer-reviewed journal brings together civic engagement and scientific education through articles and information to empower students to become active participants in solutions to societal problems, and engaged members of their communities. A great resource for teachers, it further examines how to use important civic issues as a context to engage students, stimulate their interest, and promote their success in mathematics and science.
This blog provides honest science education, particularly in regards to climate change. The writers provide literature, illustrated lectures, essays and speeches to defend climate change education against denialist attacks.
This program works closely with scientists to create visualizations, animations, and images for a greater understanding of Earth and space science research activities at NASA and within the academic research community supported by NASA. Using keywords such as climate change provides materials for classroom use.
Skeptical Science has developed a free phone app for climate science vs climate denial discussion and debate. It lists skeptic arguments as well as information on what science says on each argument, plus recent research and the latest data on climate science. This app is available for both iPhone
This award winning website uses scientific skepticism to improve understanding of climate change denial and rebut their arguments. By analyzing arguments against climate change on scientific grounds and by using peer reviewed scientific literature, this website provides an educated understanding of what is truly happening in today’s climate. Be sure to check out their Resources
section for classroom materials: documents, graphics, links, guidebooks, a temperature trend calculator and video of public talks on the subject.
The Solar Training Network is a new program designed to help meet the workforce needs of the solar industry through solar training and strategic employment partnerships. It will bring together solar training providers, job seekers, and solar employers to strengthen America’s rapidly expanding solar workforce.
The American Association of Community Colleges (AACC) will work with community colleges, faculty, and students to facilitate new connections that will improve access to solar training, resources, and career opportunities. Please contact Amanda at email@example.com for more information.
Read the Solar Training Network Factsheet(pdf).
Benefits of Joining the Solar Training Network:
- Connection opportunities for training providers, employers, and job seekers
- Utilize a member-only job seeker-to-employer connection platform
- Attend solar job fairs and other regional training events
- Find solar training resources and content
- Access to a national directory of solar training providers
If you are a solar training provider interested in helping your students find employment after course completion or a solar employer looking for new, trained solar employees, then consider joining the Solar Training Network:
The State of the Climate is a collection of general summary information and monthly climate briefings recapping climate-related occurrences on both global and national scales.
Also see the State of the Climate Report, a yearly publication in which hundreds of scientists from around the globe contribute.
This report increases understanding of UK student attitudes towards, and skills for, sustainable development. It identifies trends in demands and expectations from first-year students new to university and follows their progression through their university career to understand how those expectations may change.
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