Welcome to the Academic Commons

AASHE's Academic Commons is a single location to find educational materials as they relate to incorporating sustainability concepts into the higher education curricula. Get involved by submitting a material, starting or joining a Group, or contacting AASHE to participate in our faculty profiles.

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Create a Group to share resources and start a dialog focused on the topic of your choice, or join an existing Group of like-minded faculty and sustainability professionals.

Faculty Profiles

Created via interviews with members of the educating for sustainability community, these profiles provide insight and inspiration for faculty who are teaching sustainability. Do you have an experience to share? Contact resources@aashe.org to be featured.

Submit Materials

Upload your materials and categorize them for the Academic Commons by using our submit materials form. Materials are organized in a variety of ways, including by type (lesson plans, syllabi, lab assignments, etc.), discipline, and tag.

Resource Center

Visit the AASHE Resource Center for additional sustainability in higher education resources including curriculum, co-curricular education and research.