|Overall Rating||Gold - expired|
|Submission Date||Jan. 28, 2016|
Sterling College (VT)
EN-8: Staff Professional Development
|2.00 / 2.00||
Director of Communications
Does the institution make available training and/or other professional development opportunities in sustainability to all staff at least once per year?:
A brief description of the sustainability trainings and professional development opportunities available to staff :
The Sustainable Agriculture staff attend the yearly NOFA conferences throughout New England, which include workshops on organic certification, vermiculture, root cellaring, hoop houses, and more. Staff also go to the annual Common Ground Fair, in Unity, Maine, which holds a number of workshops on environmental concerns, social and political action, and shelter and energy education.
The percentage of staff that participated in training and/or other professional development opportunities in sustainability during the previous year:
The website URL where information about staff training opportunities in sustainability is available:
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