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.
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
- Promote colleges becoming generally more innovative
Be sure to check out our Toolkits for additional useful resources!
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Collection of teaching activities includes materials for undergraduate classrooms as well as middle and high school students and an online community of teachers submitting and sharing resources for teaching about climate science, climate change and energy awareness.
December 20, 2010
Australian higher education institutions are implementing a range of learning programs and initiatives addressing sustainability challenges. This emerging site enables academic staff to find effective practice and resources for teaching sustainability, and enables university leaders and policy makers to access resources on implementing programs in sustainability, staff development initiatives and embedding sustainability in policy. Most […]
This publication from the U. S. Green Building Council in collaboration with Second Nature provides guidance on integrating green building curricula across all disciplines and fields of study.
The Sustainable Michigan Endowed Project (SMEP) serves as a catalyst and convener of interdisciplinary dialogue and research around existing and emerging sustainability topics. It has developed in depth conceptualizations about what comprises engaged sustainability scholarship and how that would translate into research, teaching and outreach. Visit the SMEP website for information on upcoming events and […]
April 11, 2011
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.
This report identifies green job training programs that provide quality employment opportunities in the emerging green economy. While the section, Completing the Sustainable Model (p 20), provides corrections administrators ways to adapt existing training programs and build strategic partners that support the continuum of learning opportunities during a transition to a greener economy, it is […]
May 10, 2011
EcoAgriculture Partners is an independent platform for cross-sectoral dialogue and action among a diverse group of stakeholders. By working with this wide range of partners and collaborators, they provide direct support, education, training, research, and policy analysis to help groups implement and support effective ecoagriculture practices and policies.
May 30, 2011
National Geographic’s Environment resource provides a wealth of information on topics relevant to our global eco-system. By providing information on everything from Home Greening, Energy Efficiency, current events, and much more; visitors can gain essential insight on issues important to the environment.
This article (page 35) touches on how cost-effective and viable green innovations are to often failing to take hold and the roles community colleges can play to solve this problem. This article shares strategies on how community colleges can; drive job growth in the green economy, prepare students in all disciplines and create effective partnerships […]
May 31, 2011
This page from the US Partnership for Education for Sustainable Development is filled with resources on how to build sustainable regional economies.
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