Resources for sustainable teaching
The following resources have been created and curated by dozens of CSUWP educators participating in the Institute of Sustainable Teaching. They can help you sustain your teaching and help your students become more mindful learners, too. Check back often to see how the collection continues to grow.
Download a copy of the definition of sustainable teaching here.
Read "Finding a Way to Stay: Making a Path for Sustainable Teaching," an article published in English Journal in Fall 2018.
For a list of accessible, hands-on practices relevant to sustainable teaching that you can use during passing periods, planning periods, and outside of class, click here.
IMAGE CREDIT: Karen Eliot
SELF REFLECTION: What's your current state of being in relationship to sustainable teaching? The "Dashboard Exercise" is a useful tool to help you gauge your well-being in an ongoing way.
IST teacher Molly Robbins uses this short breathing exercise with her high school students at the beginning of class to help them focus. It's great for teachers, too!