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Back to School? College? University?

Thinking of going back to school, one way or another, this year or next? Here are some resources and food for thought – on education, learning and action, for people and the planet.

Environmental Education – primary to post secondary and beyond
Environmental Education Portal | Google Directory | Environmental Organizations and Companies in Canada | Wiki

Peace and Conflict Studies
Peace & Conflict Studies Directory | Peace Groups in Canada (2) | Peace Gateway | Wiki

Sustainable Food, Gardening & Agriculture – Education, Apprenticeships & Training
Colleges & Universities | Apprenticeships | Organizations | Short Courses & Workshops | Links & Resources


Informal, Continuing, Adult & Self-Education (green/environmental/sustainable)
Groups & Orgs | Events & Courses | Sustainable Learning Centres | Sustainable Living Links | Leaders & Mentors | Alternative & Eco-Media | Adult Education

Internships, Volunteering, Alternative Travel
Internship:
About/Defined | GoodWork Canada (interns) | PlanetVolunteer | Google Search | Green & Alternative Travel

Professional Development for Nonprofits, Environmentalists
for Enviro Nonprofits | and Charities | Activism & Campaigning How To's | Art, Music, Writing


Also related:
Critical Thinking – About | Links
Education Issues & Reform – Links
Corporatization & Commercialization of Education (1) (2) (3) (4) (5) (6) (7) (8) (9) (10) | Questioning Business
Sustainable Campuses (1) | (2) | (3)
The Creative Commons – a sustainable, progressive way to license your creative, academic, scientific or commercial work – CreativeCommons.org
Student Organizations – Canadian Federation of Students | More
Alternative Schools & Homeschooling – Links, Schools
Education Links & Articles (general) – Wiki | Directory
What is a University? (1) | (2) | (3)
Green & Environmental Jobs and Careers – GoodWork Canada | Green Jobs | Job Search

 
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On Education

"The great aim of education is not knowledge, but action." – Herbert Spencer

"The whole object of education is...to develop the mind. The mind should be a thing that works." – Sherwood Anderson

"Education is what remains when we have forgotten all that we have been taught." – George Savile

"I respect faith, but doubt is what gets you an education." – Wilson Mizner

"...I got more vital education from three years in jail than from six years at Yale...Being ready to go to jail is the only way of remaining free." – Dave Dellinger

"Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it. Begin it now." – Goethe

More Quotes on Education | More

 
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