The Ecocene is
Our Era for the Earth

School for the Ecocene grows community and curricula for connecting to self, community and planet.


 Your DIY PhD is yours! Sarita Doe and David Whitaker started theirs in 2013 and graduated in 2020. Sarita now teaches an 8-month Initiation Course to set global learners & paradigm-shifters on their course towards their dream deeper and higher education. 

Everything is Medicine

Olivia Chumacero teaches e.i.m. as an 8-week course seasonally, weaving science and collective indigenous knowledge into a participatory virtual learning experience. “We are in nature and nature is in us.” -O.C.

Earth business bloom

Earth business bloom is a 3-month mentorship program to support change-makers in visioning, mapping, and initiating their dream income, in service to the planet and all beings here. Enrollment for the Fall cohort is now open!

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The Ecocene is an emergent geologic era of reciprocity with the Earth, & it is emerging everywhere.

Textbook for the Ecocene

Textbook for the Ecocene is a practical guide for connecting to Self, Community and Planet. What we pay attention to grows. Each Chapter features how-to practices to try at home, Earth-centered theory + an interview with BIPOC planetary liberators. Our book sold out in print with Co-Conspirator Press, and is still available here as a digital download!

About Us

Started in 2020, our School began by offering the Year 1 DIY PhD course with Sarita Doe and Everything is Medicine taught by Olivia Chumacero. From 2021-2022 we are expanding into a worker-owned teacher’s cooperative!

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