Mission 4.7 Online Resource for implementing Education for Sustainable Development and Global Citizenship Education
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.