Nov. 24: Teacher Seminar

November 24:  Teacher Seminar-  Earth Awareness and Introduction to Permaculture for Schools

The Goats’ Garden, Skoppum, Vestfold (Norway)

This introductory seminar focuses on the need to build and nurture deep ecological appreciation, and introduces regenerative design for schools through the medium of permaculture principles.  An essential first course for understanding how to prepare and develop schools, and ourselves, to face and solve the climate crisis.

09.00 Introductions; The Ecological Imperative in Schools

09:45: Interactive Session: Building Ecological Appreciation

10:15 break and deep time experiences- Earth History and Ecological Interactions, or Sensory Interactions with Earth Elements.

12.30 Lunch

13.15 Sessions for development and use in classes:  body and physical education, senses, feeling, and art, observation and interaction, language and poetry.

15.15 Break

15:30 Introduction to Permaculture and Permaculture Principles in Planning and Teaching

17.00 End of Workshop

450- 750 kroner for the full day seminar including two snacks and lunch. Sliding scale based on employment (individuals) or size of the school. Please contact for more information.