Introduction to Teaching Sustainability and Climate Action
Discover the role that learning for sustainability and climate action has to play in tackling the climate crisis with this online course from the University of Glasgow.
Who is the course for?
This course is designed for teachers at all levels from early years to upper secondary who wish to learn how to embed climate literacy and education into their curriculum.
It will also benefit activists, environmental education professionals, NGO managers, school governors, and home-schooling parents who wish to engage with ecopedagogy principles.
What will you achieve?
By the end of the course, you‘ll be able to…
Explore Climate Change: causes, consequences and the social context
Discuss the need for action (IPCC latest report
youth calls for action – moral imperatives)
Assess education as an effective route for action
Debate the spatial contexts of Climate Change Education: institutional changes
shaping cultural shifts