What We Offer

Community Dialogue Skills

COMMUNITY DIALOGUE SKILLS Finding Common Ground: Conscious, Intercultural and Experiential Life Long Learning   ECCN’S

International Student Coaching Programs

INTERNATIONAL STUDENT COACHING PROGRAMS These programs help Chinese students find common ground with Americans at

Nature, Community and Experiential Education

NATURE, COMMUNITY AND EXPERIENTIAL EDUCATION International Dialogue on Nature, Community and Experiential Education In

Nature Education Travel

NATURE EDUCATION TRAVEL In China, ECCN offered many community events around nature education.  These dialogues with

About us

Mission Statement

Earth Charter Communities Network (ECCN) wants to deepen the dialogue in the U.S. and China and around the world.  We can then find common ground about the importance of nature education and the Sustainable Development Goal.  ECCN education is a lifelong learning...

Why Choose Us

Dialogue is real communication. Today we need to find common ground not just with nature but with the inner self so that we can learn to trust ourselves again, and consciously seek the authentic in others as well.  Finding...

Our History

In 2012, Earth Charter Communities Network, L3C (ECCN) became an American social enterprise. We have been helping people use dialogue and use the basic principle of the Earth Charter: Respect and Care for the Community of Life to build community and develop...

Our team

Stephanie Tansey

Director

Michele DiMartino

U.S. Director

Helen Qi

Chinese Education Advisor

Samuel Dunston, II

Nature Education Travel Manager

Testimonials

There is a Chinese traditional theory that man is an important part of nature, and people can create something called "Eco-Civilization

Samuel Dunston II

This is to give my heartfelt thanks to Stephanie B. Tansey, who has enriched my conception of “dialogue” which has hence become an organic

Zhang Cuiping (Donna)

Personal experience by Chang Guan, now at Roosevelt University in Chicago (her first choice) I began to learn dialogue skills from ECCN in

Chang Guan

I am a visiting scholar from China. Stephanie Tansey had given me an orientation in Beijing before I went to America. Actually, she was

Tianxiao Wang