E-Learning Course on Sustainable Development

Countries:

Portugal, Spain, France, Gibraltar

Framework:
The main issue/question will be the sustainability of schools, good practices in each school community and integration of environmental themes in the curriculum.

Goals:
The overall goal of the course is to share the key knowledge for the promotion of environmental education for sustainability and training 300 teachers in the various areas of sustainable development and low carbon economy.

Program content:
1. Introduction
1.1. Environmental Education for Sustainability
1.2. ClimACT Methodology
1.3. Technical Audits
1.4. Gamification
2. Energy
3. Air Quality
4. Water
5. Mobility
6. Waste / Litter
7. Green Areas
8. Green Procurement
9. Life Cycle Assessment and External costs

Pedagogical methods:
Videos (interviews) about different themes, powerpoint presentations, documents and books of reference to study each theme, tests, hands-on activities to implement at classroom and links to projects and sites of interest to teachers.

Target Public:
Teachers

Course Date:
October 2017 – January 2018 (1st edition)

Course location:
Online – http://e-learning.climact.net/

Trainers:
Margarida Gomes, National Coordinator of Eco-Schools, ABAE, more than 20 years teaching environmental education and implementing environmental projects in thousands of schools;

Marta Almeida, Coordinator of Interreg SUDOE ClimACT project, IST;

and about 10 specialists will give interviews about ClimACT topics.

Certificate:
Each trainee will receive a digital certificate.

Language:
Portuguese, Spanish, French and English.

Contact for more information:
Margarida Gomes – margaridagomes@abae.pt;
Marta Almeida – smarta@ctn.ist.utl.pt

Lessons

Mobility

Length: 90 minutesComplexity: Standard

(available video subtitles – click on the settings item – wheel – and select the language) Related Sustainable Development Goals          Others links: Mobility Week Communication Toolkit The International Charter for Walking Road Safety Urban Mobility – European Union EU Cycling Strategy

Water

Length: 90 minutesComplexity: Standard

(available video subtitles – click on the settings item – wheel – and select the language)   Related Sustainable Development Goals                     Others Links: UN Water Monitoring…

Energy

Length: 90 minutesComplexity: Standard

(available video subtitles – click on the settings item – wheel – and select the language) Related Sustainable Development Goals                       Others Links: UN Environment UNEP…

Green Areas

Length: 90 minutesComplexity: Standard

(available video subtitles – click on the settings item – wheel – and select the language)   Related Sustainable Development Goals             Others Links: Urban Green Spaces and…

Air Quality

Length: 90 minutesComplexity: Standard

(available video subtitles – click on the settings item – wheel – and select the language)   Introduction “Air pollution has significant impacts on our health, environment and economy. Pollutants…

Climate Change

Length: 90 minutesComplexity: Standard

(available video subtitles – click on the settings item – wheel – and select the language)   Related Sustainable Development Goals   Others Links: Climate Action Climate Change Mitigation UNFCCC…

Waste

Length: 90 minutesComplexity: Standard

(available video subtitles – click on the settings item – wheel – and select the language)   Related Sustainable Development Goals                            Others Links: Elsevier…

Green Procurement

Length: 90 minutesComplexity: Standard

(available video subtitles – click on the settings item – wheel – and select the language)   Related Sustainable Development Goals   Others Links: Green Public Procurement  

Gamification

Length: 90 minutesComplexity: Standard

(available video subtitles – click on the settings item – wheel – and select the language)   Related Sustainable Development Goals   Others Links: Gamification of Education Tophat Elearning Industry…

Externalities

Length: 90 minutesComplexity: Standard

Related Sustainable Development Goals   Others Links: Sustainability Ethics Sustainability, externalities and economics