Tim Swinehart teaches at Lincoln High School in Portland, Oregon, and writes regularly for Rethinking Schools magazine, including “‘Don’t Take Our Voices Away’: A Role Play on the Indigenous Peoples’ Global Summit on Climate Change.” “Stealing and Selling Nature” is part of the Zinn Education Project “If We Knew Our History” series.
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Thursday, November 15, 2012
Stealing and Selling Nature: Why We Need to Reclaim “the Commons” in the Curriculum
In the wake of superstorm Sandy and a presidential election in which both candidates essentially ignored climate change, it’s time that our schools began to play their part in creating climate literate citizens .