The U.N.-mandated University for Peace's Centre for Executive Education is happy to present our next professional development course, scheduled to start on June 15th. This course is perfect for all types and levels of educators, from elementary school to university, including administrators and principals.
Educating in Changing Times: Reflect, Rethink, Rebuild: (http://centre.upeace.org/courses/educating-in-changing-times/)
Whether you are a teacher, university professor, school administrator, or informal educator, it is vital to recognize the changing landscape of the field of education. The world is becoming more global, teaching techniques more technical, and information more readily accessible. Join our upcoming online course, Educating in Changing Times: Reflect, Rethink, Rebuild to learn the latest and best methods to approaching this problem.
Start date: June 15, 2014
Duration: 4 weeks
- Week 1: Educating in a Fast-Changing World - Introduction
- Week 2: Pedagogies for the 21st Century
- Week 3: Education for Global Citizenship and Social Justice
- Week 4: The Future of Education
The UPEACE Centre for Executive Education was launched in 2006 to deliver workshops, seminars and online training course that complement the University for Peace offerings in Costa Rica. The Centre works with leaders from around the world to offer the knowledge, perspectives and skills to prepare them to be more effective in their professional environments, with a new spirit of understanding, cooperation and sensitivity to our global interconnectedness. The online platform draws together like-minded changemakers from around the world to learn together from qualified professionals.