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  •  I wish you would talk about the (2+ / 0-)
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    curricula a bit.  It is so important that young people get a "head start" on the environment.

    Join us on the Black Kos front porch to review news and views written from a black pov—everyone is welcome.

    by Denise Oliver Velez on Sun Jul 28, 2013 at 10:25:02 AM PDT

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    •  That is the thought (1+ / 0-)
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      It is primarily a service-learning approach, which is where students works on project that respond to a community need an then use that experience to develop their understanding of scientific, political and social issues.  For example, students develop tools for civic engagemt to identify needs and make the projects happen and them also study the scientific parts of how one best deals with recycling or open space restoration or air pollution.

      Touch all that arises with a spirit of compassion. An activist seeks to change opinion.

      by Mindful Nature on Sun Jul 28, 2013 at 11:20:35 AM PDT

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