Campuses for Environmental Stewardship Resources

The 2018 Campuses for Environmental Stewardship (CES) program trained college faculty from 14 baccalaureate degree granting colleges and universities in Connecticut, Maine, Massachusetts, and New Hampshire to develop and deliver courses which partner with community organizations to address pressing issues such as environmental stewardship and STEM education.

Environmental Service-Learning


Topic Bibliography on Sources Related to Service and Environment, 1994.


Center for Environmental Education

National Environmental Education Foundation: Benefits of Environmental Education



EPA Service Learning: Learning by Doing: Students take greening to the community

National Geographic: School-Based Environmental Service Learning

Pedagogy in Action:

The SERC Portal for Educators, Examples of Service Learning Projects

Case Studies:

Environmental service learning: outcomes of innovative pedagogy in Baja California Sur, Mexico, 2008

Interdisciplinary Teaching and Learning


One Health: Interdisciplinary approaches to people, animals and the environment, 2009

Interdisciplinary Studies at a Crossroads, 2008

Interdisciplinary Teaching and Learning, 1999

Top Ten Suggestions for Interdisciplinary Teaching

Interdisciplinary Approaches to Teaching

Association for Interdisciplinary Studies (AIS)

About Interdisciplinary

Impact: The Journal of the Center for Interdisciplinary Teaching and Learning

Interdisciplinary Teaching and Learning, Michigan State University Resource


Oakland University: Association for Interdisciplinary Studies


InTeGrate: Interdisciplinary Teaching about Earth for a Sustainable Future, Effective Strategies for Interdisciplinary Teaching

Interdisciplinary Teaching and Learning, Michigan State University Resources



Eyler, Janet; Giles, Dwight E., Jr. Where’s the Learning in Service-Learning? Jossey-Bass Higher and Adult Education Series. Jossey-Bass, Inc. 1999.

Butin, Dan. The Limits of Service-Learning in Higher Education. The Review of Higher Education, 2006.

Jenkins, Amelia, and Sheehey, Patricia. A Checklist for Implementing Service-Learning in Higher Education. Journal of Community Engagement and Scholarship, 2012.

Furco, Andrew. Service-Learning: A Balanced Approach to Experiential Education. Expanding Boundaries: Service and Learning. Washington DC: Corporation for National Service, 1996.


National Campus Compact: Service-Learning 

National Youth Leadership Council:What is Service-Learning? 

National Service Learning Clearinghouse—Service-Learning Resources


Service Learning: Real-Life Applications for Learning


University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire: Service Learning Examples

21st Century Skills Development


Bellanca, James A., ed. 21st century skills: Rethinking how students learn. Solution Tree Press, 2011.

Trilling, Bernie, and Charles Fadel. 21st century skills: Learning for life in our times. John Wiley & Sons, 2009.

National Research Council. Education for life and work: Developing transferable knowledge and skills in the 21st century. National Academies Press, 2013.

Griffin, Patrick, Barry McGaw, and Esther Care. Assessment and teaching of 21st century skills. Dordrecht: Springer, 2012.

Kay, Ken, and Valerie Greenhill. The leader’s guide to 21st century education: 7 steps for schools and districts. Upper Saddle River; NJ: Pearson, 2013.


P21 Partnership for 21st Century Learning


What 60 Schools Can Tell Us About Teaching 21st Century Skills: Grant Lichtman at TEDxDenverTeachers


Association of American Colleges and Universities, The LEAP Challenge