Connecting the Dots full version now available for download and purchase!

Learning for a Sustainable Future (LSF) is please to announce our newest resource Connecting the Dots: Key Strategies that Transform Learning for Environmental Education, Citizenship and Sustainability.

Connecting the Dots presents a systems perspective of learning that can help all educators transform learning experiences to meet the needs of 21st Century learners.  It identifies seven key interconnected strategies that are increasingly recognized as being essential to profound learning:

  • Inquiry
  • Learning Locally
  • Acting on Learning
  • Integrated Learning
  • Real-world Connections
  • Sharing Responsibility for Learning
  • Considering Alternative Perspectives

Connecting the Dots is available free of charge online at www.lsf-lst.ca/dots.  Additional print copies can be ordered from www.uoftbookstore.com at a cost of$24.95 + .13% HST.  Bulk order pricing is available.

Professional Support based on Connecting the Dots – LSF offers a range of remarkable professional support services including online conferencing, multi- day institutes, and ongoing facilitation and coaching for professional learning communities. For our summer institute offerings visit www.lsf-lst.ca/institutes. Please contact Stan Kozak at skozak@lsf-lst.ca to explore these professional inquiry-based programs, designed to draw out the best that educators have to offer. We are now booking for fall 2014 dates.

Also visit LSF’s Resources for Rethinking (www.r4r.ca) database which provides over 1,000 peer reviewed, curriculum connected, learning experiences,  literature and videos on sustainability themes from hundreds of organizations.

Learning for a Sustainable Future is a Canadian charitable organization founded in 1991 to promote, through education – the knowledge, skills, values, perspectives, and practices essential to a sustainable future.  Please visit our web site at www.lsf-lst.ca to access additional information about our organization.

Thank you for your continuing work to engage students in exceptional learning experiences that prepare them for the exciting challenges of life.