Pedagogical Practice Explainers

Pedagogical practices that embody sustainability are just as important in building sustainability literacy as the content that is being taught.

Learn more about the different pedagogical practices and learning activities that support sustainability.


Collaborative, Small Group Learning

Inquiry-based Learning

Experiential Learning

Service Learning

Place-based Learning

Culturally Sustained Learning


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Browse our list of activies that support sustainable teaching practices.

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Teaching with Sustainability

A virtual course offered during MIT's Independent Activities Period in January 2022, that worked to draw explicit connections between education and sustainability for those wishing to grow their practice.


Click here for the Course Slides