From Policy to Practice

Creating Education for a Sustainable Future
  • Jack Byrne
Part of the Innovations in Science Education and Technology book series (ISET, volume 7)


Imagine a child going to bed at night—one whose last sensation before dozing off is of deep satisfaction because that day at school he or she made a describable and meaningful contribution to the well-being of his or her community. Imagine that child also feeling excited about going to school tomorrow because learning is fun and school is where new knowledge and skills are gained and shared with others. Imagine a child wanting to do that because it will create a more sustainable future for the generations beyond.


Sustainable Development Geographic Information System Learn Opportunity Ecological Footprint Sustainable Future 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 2000

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jack Byrne
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  1. 1.Center for a Sustainable FutureShelburneUSA

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