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The Gaia Education Teacher's & Youth Guides are practical manuals for sustainability teachers, ecovillage and community design educators and facilitators who are conducting courses on the broad sustainability agenda. As well as for facilitators teaching sustainability in educational programmes that seek to inspire youth to design long lasting sustainable societies. They cover all aspects of the transition of sustainable human settlements arranged into four distinct areas: the Social, Ecological, Worldview and Economic dimensions of sustainability, making learning sustainability comprehensive, practical and fun.

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Gaia Education TeachersGuideThe Teacher's Guide: Design for Sustainability

The Teacher´s Guide - Design for Sustainability is a practical manual for sustainability teachers, ecovillage and community design educators and facilitators who are conducting courses on the broad sustainability agenda.

In this 333 page-manual you will find a comprehensive guide packed with innovative materials, methodological approaches and tools that have been developed and tested by sustainable communities and transition settings worldwide.

It covers all aspects of the transition of sustainable human settlements arranged into four distinct areas: the Social, Ecological, Worldview and Economic dimensions of sustainability. Some of the key topics covered in this guide include: creating community & embracing diversity, decisions that everyone can support, circular leadership from power over to power with, shifting the global economy, plugging the leaks of your local economy, local currencies, appropriate use of natural resources, urban agriculture and food resilience, transformation of consciousness.

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Gaia Education TeachersGuideGaia Youth Activities Guide

The Gaia Youth Activities Guide is a practical manual for teachers and facilitators teaching sustainability in educational program that seeks to inspire youth to design long lasting sustainable societies.This manual serves to awaken the transformational potential of youth while empowering them to be change agents working for the conservation of natural resources and leading lifestyles of social, economic, and environmental sustainability. Therefore this manual covers theoretical knowledge and practical activities arranged around the 4 dimensions of sustainability: the Worldview, Social, Ecological, and Economic, making learning sustainability comprehensive, practical and fun.

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