Training and Curriculum
The following trainings are useful tools for educators. If there are other resources you’d like to recommend, please let us know.
Roots of Success Environmental Literacy Curriculum
This versatile, easy to use multi-disciplinary curriculum uses innovative, non-traditional learning approaches to increase people's understanding of environmental issues and the green economy, while simultaneously strengthening their academic and labor market skills. It is being used in job training programs, high schools, community colleges, universities, re-entry programs, prisons, and jails in 32 states in the US and in Puerto Rico to prepare youth and adults for good green jobs and to advocate for environmental and public health improvements in their communities. It is available in English and Spanish.
Green Building Jobs
This presentation provides a substantive overview of green building, and can be incorporated into any eco-literacy, construction, or green building training program. It also includes information about job opportunities in the green building field.
San Francisco is habitat for 800,000 people – meeting needs for space to work, play, and learn; for food, water, and air; for community with local flora and fauna. SF Environment provides support for urban agriculture and forestry and green buildings, helping residents and businesses harness environmental opportunities.