Experiences back in a Box

photo credit: Washington and Jefferson College The possibility of sustainable learning comes in seeing the mundane in a new way. Dr. Jeff Wilson saw promise in a dumpster just like this one.

The fact that we have real problems to solve still does not tip the majority of teachers to produce learning that matters for students. However, Dr. Jeff Wilson, Environmental Science Professor and Dean at Huston Tillotson University, has created the Dumpster Project, a comparative study of human consumption of space. It is intriguing, in its infancy, and already making a powerful impact in one of the most populated cities in the US.

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