The SEED Center

Resource Center

Instructions

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.

Overview

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 ‘Sustainability Gateway’ provides education and leadership for students, faculty and communiti

The Sustainable Gateway, at Gateway Technical College in Wisconsin, is a venue for those wanting to discuss and learn sustainability for business and life. It is also a resource that helps educators, businesses and organizations identify and engage in sustainability practices.


Green For All: College Ambassador Program

The Green For All College Ambassador program provides a focused vehicle to foster young, green-economy champions. The program follows the academic calendar and runs on the campuses of fifteen historical Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs). The Ambassadorship consists of expert trainings, a mentorship program in partnership with Green For All Academy Fellows, student-led green education workshops, and a semester long campus sustainability initiative created and carried out by the Ambassadors with support from students, faculty and Green For All.


Green Regions: Practical Solutions to Regional Issues

Green Regions supports regional councils (RCs) and metropolitan planning organizations (MPOs) in their role of environmental stewards and managers. The Campaign builds the leadership of regions through webinars, research, best practices, leadership training and policy development.


Greenforce Initiative: Resources

This page list the extensive resources of  the Greenforce Initiative, an effort to strengthen the capacity of community colleges to develop, enhance or refine green career pathway programs in six regions of the U.S. Jobs for the Future (JFF) and National Wildlife Federation (NWF) are partners in this initiative.


Higher Education Associations Sustainability Consortium

Listing of resources from individual national higher education associations that are members of the Higher Education Associations Sustainability Consortium, helping to promote sustainability to each other and their constituents. Discover resources on programs, policies, trends and tools for implementing sustainability in all parts of colleges and universities, and beyond.


Student Learning Outcomes for Sustainability: Assessment Materials Guidebook

This Assessment Guidebook of Student Learning Outcomes for Sustainability Education helps to measure students’ understanding of sustainability studies.  See also the Learning Outcomes Sustainability Map.


Association for the Advancement of Sustainability in Higher Education (AASHE) Resources

AASHE offers numerous resources on sustainability in higher education, from strategic planning for sustainability to curricula, student life, operations and purchasing, community partnerships and more. See the free bulletin and the searchable resource center and digest and review the assessment system called STARS.


Building Healthier Economies Resources

The economics of climate change and responses to it, is the scope of this website. Provides materials to help understand how we can build healthier economies while reducing climate change, including quality investment strategies for energy efficiency and renewable energies.


Center for Climate Strategies (CCS) State Climate Action Plans

The Center for Climate Strategies (CCS) is helping many public officials and stakeholders in the United States and other countries respond to the challenges posed by global warming and related opportunities for economic development, clean energy, and a safer environment. This map shows climate action plans underway or completed by U.S. states since 2000.


Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network (CLEAN)

Join the Climate Literacy and Energy Awareness Network (CLEAN) to be a part of the climate and energy education discussion and activity with other scientists, educators, policy makers, community leaders, students and engaged citizens and also explore the CLEAN Collection of educational resources which includes nearly 600 educational resources for grades 6-16 which are all scientifically sound and pedagogically effective thanks to a careful review process.


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