The Community Action for Spaceship Earth (CASE) initiative came from an educational network ENIRDELM which is dedicated to improving educational leadership and management. CASE is targeted on a broader readership than only educators. It provides resources to inform all citizens about the coming threats to Spaceship Earth and all its passengers. The documents in this section are, however, related to all levels of education.

PERSONAL ACTION – Calculate and record your ecological footprint  using the Global Footprint Network’s calculator. A personal examplemea culpa.

ECO-HEROESVogt and Borlaug;

COMMUNITY ACTION – Suing governments for climate change – Portuguese students act. Planting trees – many good reasons that enhance well-being. Retrosuburbia – permaculture in the suburbs (David Holmgren); Traffic solutions;

CORPORATE ACTION WEF Doughhnut challenge;

GLOBAL ACTIONProposal for UN Population Framework Strategy; Legal action against plastics pollution; Plant-based plastic;

CLASS TEACHING – The-ESD-world– a schema for education for sustainability. [LOtC = Learning outside the classroom; LINE = Learning in the natural environment]; Permaculture Pedagogy – ‘What will we teach our children in order to help them to weather and manage change in a highly unpredictable and crisis fraught future & to become highly caring, engaged, conceptually deep and critical thinking individuals who will be able to create the solutions that are needed? Big History a 12 min video jokey episode on the “Anthropocene and the near future” from an on-line series “Crash Course”; Education and Survival;

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