These nine eco placemats combined into a single document are standards-based educational resources. They may be used as tools for deepening understanding and exploration of environmental stewardship and ecological literacy within teacher education and professional practice. Smaller flash card versions called eco cards are also available.
The ethical standard of Care includes compassion, acceptance, interest and insight for developing learners’ potential.
Members are dedicated in their care and commitment to learners.
Honesty, reliability and moral action are embodied in the ethical standard of Integrity.
Members promote and participate in the creation of collaborative, safe and supportive learning communities.
Members recognize that a commitment to ongoing professional learning is integral to effective practice and to student learning.
Members strive to be current in their professional knowledge and recognize its relationship to practice.
Members apply professional knowledge and experience to promote student learning.
Intrinsic to the ethical standard of Respect are trust and fair-mindedness.
The ethical standard of Trust embodies fairness, openness and honesty.