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Help those of us interested in deep education prepare ourselves and our students for experiments in learning that combine inner work, community mentoring, ecological awareness, outcomes research, and vocational strivings in the service of a truly global and life-sustaining civilization founded on new visions of our place in this world and in the cosmos.
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Deep learnings have a way of proddiing learners to become mentors--particularly now, when new types of community arise among the fragments of broken institutions and failed ideologies. We would love to hear about your own experiences with deep education, including anecdotal accounts, learning resources, networking links, course and lesson plans, and other strands in the thickening weave of planetwide resources for transformational knowledge.
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