The Sustainable Education Center

The goal of the Sustainable Education Center is to provide educational opportunities for children and adults that encourage lifelong learning, ecoliteracy, place-based and systems thinking models.  We strive to be a supportive learning community that thinks deeply and complexly.

Information on Fall 2018 Programs
(in Amherst, MA)
  • Forest Homeschool Day ages 6-14
  • Words and Wonder Homeschool (ages 6-8) Class:Inspired by Waldorf and Experiential Learning (Wednesdays 9:30am-2pm)
  • Small Group Math (Fridays - between 9am-12pm)
  • Geometric Constructions as Art - age 8-14 (Fridays 12:45-1:30pm)
  • Zoology Class ages 9-12 
Workshops and Individual Classes
  • Waterbath Canning 101
  • Pressure Canning 101
  • Cold Process Soap Making
  • Using permaculture to plan your home garden
  • Natural History Nature Walk Series


Tutoring and Small Class instruction
  • Math Grades K-8
  • Language Arts, Spelling, Print and Cursive Handwriting, Grammar, Creative and Technical Writing grades K-8
  • Science Mentoring grades K-8:  Biology, Botany, Zooology, Natural History, Environmental Science