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Environmental Problems and Public Perception

Environmental Problems and Public Perception

THE PROBLEM WITH HYSTERIA NEEDS TO BE ADDRESSED. THE GENERAL PUBLIC IS PRETTY, PRETTY KNOWLEDGEABLE. THEY’VE HEARD A LOT ABOUT THINGS THAT WE’RE DOING TO THE ENVIRONMENT. I HAVE NEVER SEEN HYSTERIA ON THE PART OF PEOPLE WHEN THEY’RE TOLD THE TRUTH. INDUSTRY IS THE ONE WHOSE CALLING THIS INFORMATION HYSTERICAL. THEY’RE CALLING PEOPLE APOCALYPTIC. …

Celebrating Environmental Education: Tbilisi+40

Celebrating Environmental Education: Tbilisi+40

Forty years ago world leaders in education and the environment gathered in Tbilisi, Georgia for a groundbreaking meeting that would change the course of environmental education. Their goal to use the power of education to protect the planet and people. From this gathering the modern field of environmental education emerged. For more than four decades …

Developing an Inclusive Learning Environment

Developing an Inclusive Learning Environment

For many years Australia has become a major player in the international education market. At Macquarie University international students account for approximately thirty percent of the total student population. As you might have noticed that, our general environment of higher education has been changing, with the students becoming more diverse in their social, cultural and …

Creating a Positive Learning Environment

Creating a Positive Learning Environment

Be yourself. I think that it’s so important that as a teacher, especially when you are starting out, you’re really nervous and you want to make sure you are enthusiastic. This is your topic, you enjoy this discipline. If your students students see this enthusiasm, they’re going to catch on to that enthusiasm. It’s contagious. …