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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Insight Dialogues: Conversation for Action

The Insight Dialogs were created to encourage open conversation and an exchange of ideas leading to actions for a more sustainable global future. Hosted by the Rockefeller Foundation,this live event and digital content will also inform the Foundation’s ongoing work to improve the lives of poor and vulnerable people around the world.


Leadership in Environmental Stewardship eBadge

 An e-Badge appears on co-curricular transcripts and is an award learners can share with potential employers on their resume and with their social media networks to showcase accomplishments. This e-Badge is for all fields of study at Central Community College; earners will learn about and apply change-agent skills for an environmentally sustainable world. e-Badge proficiencies: Knowledge of Communication & Education Methods, Applied Skills in Communication & Education Methods, Knowledge of Environmental Information, Applied Skills in Environmental Information, Knowledge of Behaviors & Personal Influence, Applied Skills in Behaviors & Personal Influence, Knowledge of Social Systems & Influencing Change, and Applied Skills in Social Systems & Influencing Change.


Low Impact Living

 This website provides information on sustainable living practices that minimize corporate reliance. Find information, training, products & services in over 200 topics, such as: green building, energy, land management, agriculture, transportation and health. Each topic is further expanded upon through factsheets, in-depth resources, course directories, specialist advice and more.


Misconception Based Learning: A Forum for Climate Science Education

 This discussion forum on misconception-based learning was created as a space where educators can come together to share advice and questions about how to use this teaching style in the classroom. The focus is on climate science denial and teaching, but relevant advice and resources from other fields are welcome.


National Climate Seminar

 The National Climate Seminar offers students and educators a chance to connect with experts on climate and clean energy solutions through a biweekly, lunchtime dial-in conversation featuring climate scientists, political leaders, and policy analysts to explore the politics and science driving critical climate change decisions. The conversations take place on the first and third Wednesday of each month at noon, eastern time.


“Brown Bags” Webinars

 These educational webinars cover a variety of sustainable energy topics, including: energy efficiency, industry pricing, marketing, incentive programs, implementation, and demand response.

Membership is required, but is drastically discounted for students. To join AESP, visit: https://aesp.site-ym.com/general/register_member_type.asp?


AESP Resource Library

AESP provides professional development programs, a network of energy practitioners, and promotes the transfer of knowledge and experience through “”Brown Bags”” webinars, conference presentations, papers and newsletters.

Membership is required, but is drastically discounted for students. To join AESP, visit: https://aesp.site-ym.com/general/register_member_type.asp?


Article: 2015 in 12 charts

 This article provides global year-in-review information through a series of charts and graphs that could easily be incorporated into classroom learning visual aids. It covers a variety of sustainability topics such as climate change, the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), energy and agriculture.


Article: Energy Efficiency – Expensive Luxury or Affordable Necessity?

This article discusses energy efficiency and the use of renewable energy in the housing market, particularly how such energy choices can assist with the problem of providing affordable housing and low-cost energy for those on a fixed income, such as war veterans and the elderly.


Article: The Conservative Case for Solar Subsidies

 This article counters the views of skeptics that believe the solar industry is too risky to invest in with information that shows how the solar industry has the ability to create real market competition in the distribution sector, while improving grid efficiency and putting more money in the pockets of middle-class Americans.


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