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Level 1 Workshop, NIST International School, March 2017

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Socrates is attributed with having stated, “Education is the kindling of a flame, not the filling of a vessel” and so it was that nine committed educators gathered at the Professional Learning Hub of NIST International School over the weekend of 18 – 19 March 2017, to fan the fire of their quests to develop […]

Level 2 Workshop, Guatemala, 20-21 May 2017

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In this workshop participants will explore the challenges and means of integrating sustainability values, principles and practice into education – specifically existing curriculum and school culture. Special emphasis is placed on the use of systems thinking to enhance teaching and student learning. Systems thinking tools and methods will be demonstrated and participants will have the […]

Level 2 Educator Certification Workshop@ NIST, March 18-19, 2017

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Level 2 Compass Education (Educator) Certification Workshop Applying Systems Thinking for Sustainability School Transformation Hosted by The Professional Learning Hub @ NIST, Bangkok, Thailand To download the flyer, click here Workshop Overview In this workshop participants will explore the challenges and means of integrating sustainability values, principles and practice into education – specifically existing curriculum and […]

Level 1 Practitioner Certification Workshop @ NIST, March 18-19, 2017

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Level 1 Compass Education (Practitioner) Certification Workshop Thinking, Learning & Acting for a Flourishing & Sustainable World Hosted by The Professional Learning Hub @ NIST, Bangkok, Thailand To download the flyer, click here This is what participants who have attended level 1 have said:  “I used to think that the concept of sustainability was a bit of a […]

Level 1 & 2 Workshops @ UWCSEA, 24-27 September 2016

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Compass Education Level 1: Thinking, Learning & Acting for a Flourishing & Sustainable World Trainer: Kath Lane & Kate Doré Who should attend: Teachers and program leaders who want to integrate sustainability education and systems thinking into their teaching practice. It would also be of value to curriculum leaders and principals interested in understanding what the practical application […]

Level 1 Workshop @ NIST International School, March 2016

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A group of passionate educators joined us on a learning journey of Level 1 Compass Education training workshop on March 12-13, 2016, hosted by the Professional Learning Hub of NIST International School. The workshop was facilitated by our trainers Cindy Chen and Lynda Rolph with nine educators with the passion to bring sustainability and systems […]

Level 1 Workshop @ Dalian American International School, February 2016

Upon returning from their Chinese New Year break, 24 teachers, administrators and students from Dalian American International School (DAIS), China participated in a customized Level 1 Practitioners Training Session. Students had previously attended the Student Empowerment Training in August and numerous members of the faculty and administration had participated in an introduction to Systems Thinking […]

Compass Education Level 1 and Level 2 Certification Workshop at NIST International School, Bangkok

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On the weekend of Sept 26-27, a diverse and inspirational group of educators gathered together for the Compass Education Level 1 and Level 2 training workshops hosted at NIST International School sponsored by EARCOS. With the lead of experienced trainers Teresa Tung (Level 1), Mike Johnston (Level 2), and new additions to the team of […]

Learning to Lead in a Changing World

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by Tegar Laga Joebhaar, Year 13, Lanna International School Thailand What steps would you take to maintain a sustainable nation? Well for five nights this summer, I was part of the Compass Youth Camp at Prem. The camp was a mix of outdoor activities and a workshop on sustainability. With a focus on youth leadership, […]

Students Teach Teachers about Sustainability at DAIS

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by Michael E. Baldwin This summer eighteen Dalian American International School (DAIS) students took part in leadership training and then provided professional development for the entire teaching staff of the school on sustainability. The leadership training which took place on August 5-6, 2015, was offered to students who demonstrated interest in leadership through summer internships […]