Geography and Environmental Planning
Using Media to Document Public Attitudes on Waste part of Integrate:Workshops:Teaching Environmental Justice: Interdisciplinary Approaches:Activities
In this project, students work in small groups to document public attitudes on waste. Students use media tools to record "person on the street" interviews with members of the local community on various types of waste. Students then edit shorter videos into a larger film that incorporates student commentary on waste in our society, drawing on material from a course on the 'Ethics of Consumption and Waste'. Students then host a community screening of the film, getting feedback on their project.
Engaging Students in Research-Led Learning on Environmental Justice part of Integrate:Workshops:Teaching Environmental Justice: Interdisciplinary Approaches:Essays
Sya Buryn Kedzior, Towson University I prefer to teach and learn about environmental justice by having students engage in active research in the local community. By doing research, collecting and analyzing data, ...