Earth Institute is recognized as a national leader in the development
of innovative programs that empower individuals and organizations to
protect ecological systems.
offers seven study guides for small groups. These self-guided
discussion courses are offered in workplaces, homes, faith centers,
neighborhoods, and community centers throughout North America.
What is a
courses consist of an average of 8 to 12 people who meet weekly or
bi-weekly for an hour to an hour and a half to discuss readings from
one of NWEI's course books. These study guides, each about 100
pages, contain a diverse collection of short essays, articles, and book
excerpts organized around weekly themes to create lively discussion.
Warming: Changing CO2urse
for Sustainable Living
- Menu for
Children - Healthy Planet
a Sense of Place
consists of two parts: an opening and a facilitated discussion.
Meetings are facilitated by members of the group on a rotating basis.
Guidelines for the facilitator are included in each course book.