Building Ecological Literacy: A Professional Development Workshop for Educators, Saturday September 1st 2018, 9-3.30pm, Northey Street City Farm
A practical workshop demonstrating how the Australian Curriculum cross-curriculum priority area of Sustainability can be embedded in teaching across the Learning Areas to increase ‘ecological literacy’, as well as critical and creative thinking. Participants will experience approaches that can support students to have the knowledge, understandings and skills to engage in creating a more sustainable world, both inside and outside the classroom. The workshop is focused on primary school teachers, but the learnings can also apply to secondary teachers.
Women’s Earth Wisdom Workshop, Saturday October 6th 2018, Northey Street City Farm.
This workshop is an exploration into living with the rhythms and elements of nature. Together we will: share experiential practices and rituals that foster connection with Mother Earth; tune in to the wisdom of the life stages of women and the guidance these can offer; explore the cycles of life and how they can guide us to live in alignment with the rest of nature; open to the teachings of the elements and the web of life.
Women’s Earth Journey: A 6 Session Course, Monday evenngs, 5.45m – 8.45pm, October 15th to November 19th, in Herston, Brisbane
Women’s Earth Journey explores the connection of women with the earth for our own wellbeing and the healing of the Earth Community. In this course we will be exploring: – Women’s mysteries: the connection of our bodies to the Earth and her cycles – Nature connection: drawing connection and empowerment for our journey through the Earth, the elements and the web of life. – Women’s circles: Experience being part of a women’s circle and learn tools and techniques to hold your own.