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Schools for health and sustainability : theory, research and practice

Author: Venka Simovska; Patricia Mannix-McNamara
Publisher: New York : Springer, [2015] ©2015
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Schools are unique places. They pay a central role in the formation of young people. The importance of how young people are educated and how they are encouraged to live and learn cannot be underestimated. This book advocates for the fostering of agency not only amongst school personnel but also amongst younger generations for health and sustainability. It provides the reader with a new lens with which to discover  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Electronic books
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Schools for health and sustainability : theory, research and practice.
New York : Springer, [2015]
(DLC) 18286622
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Venka Simovska; Patricia Mannix-McNamara
ISBN: 9789401791717 9401791716
OCLC Number: 893681204
Description: 1 online resource (448 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents: Part 1: Health Promoting Schools and Education for Sustainable Development --
Part 2: Partnerships, Standards and Change --
Part 3: Examining Implementation --
Part 4: The Challenges of Evaluation and Evidence.
Responsibility: Venka Simovska, Patricial Mannix-McNamara, editors.

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Schools are unique places. This book advocates for the fostering of agency not only amongst school personnel but also amongst younger generations for health and sustainability. It provides the reader  Read more...

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