2010: Inaugural Issue

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Guest Editor:  Dan Garvey
Table of Contents

Editorial corner
Spines To and From the Editor
      By Larry Frolich
From the Guest Editor
      By Dan Garvey

Supporting Generation “E”: Teaching and Research is Not Enough
      By Shirley Papuga
The Many Faces of Sustainability
      By Paul Rowland
Why All Colleges & Universities Should Join the American College & University Presidents’ Climate Commitment
      By Anthony Cortese and Richard Cook
Smart by Nature: Schooling for Sustainability
      By Fritjof Capra and Michael Stone
Protecting What We Love: Ideas for Systemic Problem-Solving
      By Riki Ott
Using SPIRALS as a Lens to Envision the Next Economy
      By Andres Edwards
The Value of Indigenous Ways of Knowing to Western Science and Environmental Sustainability
      By Dennis Martinez
First, Do No Harm: The Role of Sustainability in the Education of Health Professionals
      By Jill Manske
The Importance of Controversy: Is Education for Sustainable Development Too Nice?
      By Robert Bray

Scholarly Features
Sustainability, Happiness and Education
      Catherine O’Brien
Multi-Dimensional Sustainability:  An Exploration of Unification between Ecological & Social Considerations
      Jordana DeZeeuw Spencer
Critical Social Theory and Sustainability Education at the College Level  Why It’s Critical to be Critical
      Tina Lynn Evans
Landscape Transitions: Integration of Pedagogical Approaches for Sustainability in Tropical American Mountain Communities
      Dustin A. Menhart and Fausto O. Sarmiento
Sustainability Education in Practice:  Appropriation of Rurality by the Globalized Migrants of Costa Rica
      Brandilyn Gordon, Fausto Sarmiento, Ricardo Russo and Jeffrey Jones
Cultivating Sustainability Pedagogy through Participatory Action Research in Interior Alaska
      Laura Henry-Stone, Ph.D.
Sustainability Education in K-12 Classrooms
      Wendy Church and Laura Skelton
Standing in the Crossroads: The Role of Transformative  Education in Addressing Sustainability
      Christine Kelly
Transforming Higher Education:  A Practical Plan for Integrating Sustainability Education into the Student Experience
      Mark Stewart
Enriching and Evaluating Sustainability Education
      Larry E. Erickson,
Rekindling Memories of Yesterday’s Children: Making the Case for Nature-Based Unstructured Play for Today’s Children.
      Linda Ramey

Reports & Case Studies
The Heart of Sustainability: Big Ideas from the field of Environmental
Education and their Relationship to Sustainability Education or What’s love
got to do with it?
      By Donald J. Burgess and Tracie Johannessen
The Role of the Architect in Sustainability Education
      By Christopher Haines
Sustainability and Economics 101: A Primer for Elementary Educators
      By Susan Santone
Reflections on Teaching the Course  “Curriculum Reform in an Era of Global
      By Chet Bowers
Catlin Gabel School—a Focus on Food
      By Eric Shawn and George Zaninovich
Higher Education for Sustainable Consumption: Concept and Results of a Transdisciplinary Project Course
      By Daniel Fischer and Marco Rieckmann
Un Nuevo Concept Dentro Del Derecho Ambiental: “Los Derechos de la Naturaleza”
      By Carla Cardenas
Sustainability and Schools: Educating for Interconnection, Adaptability, and Resilience
      By Greg Smith
Education for Sustainability in Washington State: A Whole Systems Approach
      By Victor Nolet and Gilda Wheeler
Teaching Sustainability As If Your Life Depended on It: A Photo Essay of Fort Lewis College’s Ecology and Society Field School
      By Rebecca Clausen
Celebrating their watershed: A stormwater education project on Oahu, Hawai‘i
      By John Cusick
At Home in Prescott: Confluence of Streams in my Journey as an Interdisciplinary Sustainability Educator
      By Pramod Parajuli

Media Reviews
Review of Andres Edwards’ Thriving Beyond Sustainability
      By Rick Medrick
Review of Sharon Astyk’s Depletion and abundance: Life on the new home front or, one woman’s solutions to finding abundance for your family while coming to terms with peak oil, climate change and hard times
      By Dennis Lum
Who is TED, and Why Can’t I Talk for More Than 18 Minutes at a Time?
      By Thatcher Bohrman
Review of Split Estates
      By Mark Seis
Review of Critical Pedagogy, Ecoliteracy, & Planetary Crises: The Ecopedagogy Movement by Richard Kahn
      By Beth Pollock

The President’s Interview: Two college presidents speak out about sustainability from the perspective of their unique institutions.
      By Larry Frolich

Visions for Sustainability
Sustainability Education and Transformational Change
      By Rick Medrick
Visions of Sustainability: A Dream for My Students
      By Kathy Lamborn
Organic gardening: Sustainability Education From Within
      By John Gookin
What Sustainability Education Is to Me
      By Tina Evans
An Evolving Definition of Sustainability
      By Jordana DeZeeuw Spencer
Know Thyself: Where the road to sustainability education begins
      By Esmeralda Guevara