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
  • Promote colleges becoming generally more innovative


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College Success Story Highlights


Mesalands Community College Capitalizes on Wind Resource Wind Energy is one of the fastest growing industries worldwide. The North American Wind Research and Training Center at Mesalands Community College is training well-qualified technicians to help meet the need for an estimated 170,000 new positions in the industry by 2030. The Wind Energy Technology program provides […]

March 12, 2020


Article: Renewable Energy Could Power the World by 2050


Written by the “Climate News Network,” this article provides a synopsis of 47 peer-reviewed research papers by 91 different authors that agree that renewable energy can meet the world’s energy needs by the middle of this century.  Not only is it possible to power the world through wind, solar, and water, but this article also […]

March 15, 2020


A Guide to Greening Technical and Vocational Education for Institutions


This Guide is designed to help leaders and practitioners of technical and vocational education and training (TVET) in improving their understanding and implementation of education for sustainable development (ESD) using a whole-institution approach to greening their institutions. The Guide reflects the objective of the UNESCO-UNEVOC International Centre for TVET to assist TVET institutions in their […]

October 9, 2020


Biology and Sustainable Agriculture – Career and Technical Education Online Model


This course integrates biological science practices and knowledge into the practice of sustainable agriculture. Unit one addresses the question, What is sustainable agriculture? Unit two, How does sustainable agriculture fit into our environment? Unit three, What molecular biology principles guide sustainable agriculture? Unit four, How do we make decisions to maximize sustainable agricultural practices within […]


PBS Sustainability Classroom Resources


Video clips, essays, papers and more on sustainability topics. Great for incorporating into lesson plans, ranging from sustainable development to clean energy.


Fact Sheet: USDA Programs in the Local Food Supply Chain


USDA is committed to supporting robust regional food economies across the food chain through the programs, noted in this fact sheet rich in resources and links. There are many research, education, and technical assistance programs along the supply chain.

November 9, 2020


Career Resources for Green and Sustainability Jobs


Interest in creating a greener and more sustainable future has never been higher. To complement this growing interest, quality career resources are needed. This article on Green and Sustainability Jobs and Career Resources provides perspectives and resources to enhance career advising efforts for green and sustainability jobs.      

January 7, 2021


Webinar Library: Security & Sustainability Forum


The Library organizes the 200 Security & Sustainability Forum webinars into series supported by sponsors. There are also some one off sponsored. Click the webinar name to access the landing page with information about the panel and topic and watch the recording for each webinar. A wide range of sustainability topics are covered.

April 1, 2021


Resource: Innovative Sustainable Agriculture Solutions


Newtrient is a convener of experts spurring new technologies in dairy manure management. They work with dairy farmers to find the right solution for their farm, in their market. They link product developers and technology firms with the dairy industry. Newtrient works to create an organized market that takes manure from barn to field to […]

April 8, 2021


Article: After Hard Year, Promise of Unparalleled Jobs Growth


Despite overall decline, clean energy remains the biggest job creator across America’s energy sector, employing nearly three times as many workers as work in fossil fuel extraction and generation. More Americans still work in clean energy than work as middle and elementary school teachers, bankers, farmers or real estate agents. Median hourly wages for clean […]

April 23, 2021


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