Monthly Archives: July 2012

Bring More “Life” into Your Garden With a Human Sundial!

Looking for something to bring excitement to your garden? Look no further than an analemmatic sundial! Sundials are clocks that utilize the sun’s position to tell time. In most cases, a rod is used to cast a shadow upon a … Continue reading

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Announcing GEF Institute’s Blueprint for Sustainability Literacy

GEF Institute is proud to announce the development of its Blueprint for Sustainability Literacy, a comprehensive and easy-to-use guide for integrating sustainability into existing K-12 coursework, hassle-free! With anthropogenic activities increasing the rate of environmental degradation and jeopardizing the well-being … Continue reading

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Keep the Garden growing! Life Lab Inspires “Cool Season” Garden

Many believe that gardening is a late spring to early summer project however, that is not the case for all crops! With our last month of summer approaching, start preparing for your fall/winter harvest. These crops are known as “cool … Continue reading

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Career Tech/Votech Students Need Sustainability Education

Career and Technical Education (CTE) schools helps our nation meet the very real and immediate challenges of economic development, student achievement, and global competitiveness. Some 14 million students are enrolled in CTE – encompassing every state, with programs in nearly … Continue reading

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Download Free Green Building and Sustainable Energy Lessons from GEF Institute!

GEF Institute has announced the availability of their blended learning curriculum for high school and college classrooms and would like to offer a sample of the scripted lessons for free! Once you’ve used the lessons, tell us what you think! … Continue reading

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How YOU Can Set Yourself Apart From Others in the Job Market

In today’s competitive job market, being certified in almost anything will put you ahead of the rest. Having a professional certificate will demonstrate your aptitude for a certain skill or knowledge area to your employer, and provide you with the … Continue reading

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