The lists below includes required and elective courses for this major.  Students are responsible for knowing the requirements for their major.

One of the following courses as well as all those listed below for a total of 15 credits for the minor:

SS207: Challenge Course 3 credits
NS/SS255: Environmental Education 3 credits
SS320: Group Process for Outdoor Leaders 2 credits
INT272: Integrated Topic:
Nature Mentoring 3 credits
Other relevant courses can be substituted per the approval of the Dean of the College and Faculty

Total minimum credits for Education Studies Minor 15 Credits

Title Course ID Credits Start Term Faculty
Small Group Dynamics SS233 2 Long Block Anne Morse
Education and Culture SS425 3 Long Block John Zaber
Education and Learning Theory SS240 3 Long Block John Zaber
Experiential Curriculum Design SS330 3 Long Block John Zaber
College Teaching Experience HM410 Various Intensive, Long Block Various

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The Grassroots Project in Vermont

In an office on the second floor of Dunbar Hall is a display of Sterling posters through the years. In one, a group of young people are walking up a…

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The Nature Conservancy & Sterling College Sitting in a Tree…

The Sterling Tools class participated in a weekend service project on the Long Pond Trails for The Nature Conservancy this past November.  24 students as well as faculty member Allison…

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Thoughts On Experiential Curriculum Design

SS330: Experiential Curriculum Design is a requirement for Outdoor Education majors and attracts students from other majors interested in pursuing education. Following in the steps of John Dewey and other…

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