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INTEGRATION OF SDGs into teaching and learning: Role of SDGs 4.7

April 21, 2022
9:30 AM - 10:30 AM

INTEGRATION OF SDGs into teaching and learning: Role of SDGs 4.7


About this event

The panel will discuss techniques and techer pedagogy to integrate SDG 4.7 in the curriculum. Speficically the panel will discuss the following questions-

Bluebells has imbibed the “Whole School Approach” on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD), what are the various elements of how you managed to include ESD as a culture at the schools.

There are exams and then there are standards. How do you manage to work with the SDGs with the curricular standards that are set.

What are some teacher pedagogies that are helpful. Any of these resources helpful in some way -

What are the top 2 tips that you can provide to other teachers who are trying to embrace ESD.

SDG 4.7 is often treated as a kitchen sink approach as it includes a comprehensive list of “futuristic” agenda. Is the future here?

This panel is a part of MIssion 4.7

Mission 4.7 will build on and draw upon UNESCO’s global leadership on Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) and Global Citizenship Education (GCED), as mandated by its Member States and the UN General Assembly, respectively, as well as on its responsibility for the monitoring of SDG Target 4.7. Mission 4.7 will ensure alignment with UNESCO’s global frameworks and conceptualizations, and complement existing programs already underway in this context.

In addition to advocating for the achievement of SDG Target 4.7 at global, national, and local levels, Mission 4.7 will also curate and create relevant educational resources, push countries for greater investments in quality education, and identify ways to train and support educators around the world.

Moderator: Radhika Iyengar, Director of Education Center for Sustainable Development, Earth Institute, Columbia University.

Panelists: Teachers from Bluebells International School, New Delhi, India

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Radhika Iyengar