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Interview with the author of The School Garden Curriculum, Kaci Rae Christopher

by: Sara on 05/24/2019

Today we speak with Kaci Rae Christopher, the author of The School Garden Curriculum: An Integrated K-8 Guide for Discovering Science, Ecology, and Whole-Systems Thinking.

Kaci Rae is the volunteer Farm and Garden Educator for Oregon's Redband Ranch. She was previously the School Garden Coordinator for the Springwater Environmental Sciences School, …

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Intrinsic Hope is the Grand Prize Nautilus Award Winner

by: Sara on 05/17/2019

We are thrilled to announce that three New Society titles have won Nautilus Awards this year.

NBA1-Gold (2)
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Making Meetings Easy-Democratic Rules of Order

by: Sara on 05/14/2019

I feel safe in assuming that the majority of people reading this have attended a meeting or two in their lifetime, and will probably attend many more. Many of these meeting are conducted using Roberts Rules of Order as their guiding principles in conducting a democratic meeting. Robert's Rules were originally written as a parliamentary procedure …

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Interview with Mari Swingle, author of i-Minds

by: Sara on 05/10/2019

Today we speak with Mari Swingle, author of i-Minds: 2nd edition:How and Why Constant Connectivity is Rewiring Our Brains and What to Do About it

Dr. Swingle is a practicing therapist, researcher, and author who has been working in the fields of mental health and education for over 25 years. She is a known expert on the effects of i-technology …

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Interview with Andres Edwards, author of Renewal: How Nature Awakens Our Creativity, Compassion, and Joy

by: Sara on 04/25/2019

Today we speak with Andres Edwards, author of Renewal: How Nature Awakens Our Creativity, Compassion, and Joyin which he explores our emotional bond with nature, and how it has the capacity to heal us and the natural world.

Our winning book giveaway questions was: What was the most significant thing you learned while writing this book? Look for …

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