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Mission 4.7 Online Resource for implementing Education for Climate

September 22, 4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

The event will include a wide range of stakeholder voices showcasing studies, projects, and curricular resources to promote Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) and Global Citizenship Education (GCE). This half-day workshop will include:

  • Presentations by student participants from the University of Columbia’s Center for Sustainable Development’s Eco-ambassador program sharing their sustainable oceans and waterways stories, created with ArcGIS StoryMaps in partnership with SDGs Today and ESRI.
  • Presentation and discussion of student artwork using Turnitaround cards being prepared to influence world leaders for COP26 meeting later this year.
  • Introduction to the beta version of a new International Guiding Principles Platform to guide ESD and GCE planning and implementation through collaboration with Mission 4.7.
  • Facilitated educator discussion to elicit their views on using this Guiding Principles Platform and resources for classroom teaching.
  • Interview with a scholar to understand the glaring gaps in the understanding and implementation of SDG4.7.
  • Action planning for creation of more lesson plans, resources, and courses on Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship.

 

Please join us via Zoom here https://us02web.zoom.us/j/86016069941 at 4:00 PM on Sept. 22.

Event Contact Information:
Radhika Iyengar
ri2123@columbia.edu