Wednesday, September 29, 2010
(1) A 1-2 page (double-spaced, 12 pt Times New Roman font, 1" margins) self-evaluation that details your evaluation of the quality of your work so far in this course, the key concepts you have learned so far, and a letter grade for your overall performance at mid-term.
(2) Mid-term (Choose ONE):
(a) Take a position on the place of sustainability in the K-12 curriculum. Include the following:
—Provide how you are defining "sustainability," including what elements of it you are considering.
—Establish through which educational philosophy and theory you are taking your position and why.
—Offer some specific examples of how sustainability should be implemented in K-12 education OR specific reasons it should not be included.
(b) Can "sustainability" be taught? Explain carefully why or why not by placing your argument within an educational philosophy and theory.