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Appropedia as a Tool for Service Learning in Sustainable Development
Numerous studies have demonstrated that university students are capable of contributing to sustainable development while improving their academic skills. Unfortunately for many institutions, the expense of sending large ...
Student Inquiries Into Neglected Research For A Sustainable Society: Communication and Application
By applying the interdisciplinary approach of Science, Technology & Society, students can solve often-neglected research problems of shifting society’s operation towards a sustainable state. A recent Penn State University ...
Interdisciplinary Environmental Education: Communicating and Applying Energy Efficiency for Sustainability
(Routledge: Taylor and Francis Group, 2005)
This paper demonstrates that interdisciplinary alliances on environmental education projects can effectively address the gap between complex environmental problems in the real world and disciplinary curricula in a university. ...
The Use of Self-Directed Learning to Promote Active Citizenship in Science, Technology, and Society Classes
The purpose of this paper is to outline the viability of a student directed assignment within collegiate level Science Technology and Society (STS) curricula for the improvement of the utilization of scientific knowledge ...