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Level 2 Certification Workshop, NIST International School, Bangkok, 11-12 November 2017

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Compass Education Level 2 “Educator” Certification Workshop “Applying Systems Thinking for Sustainability School Transformation” When: November 11-12, 2017 (Saturday and Sunday) 8:00 AM – 4:30 PM Where: NIST International School, Bangkok, Thailand (sponsored by EARCOS) Trainers: Teresa Tung and Cindy Chen Who should attend: Educators who have attended Level 1 training and have a firm understanding and practical experience […]

Level 2 Educator Certification Workshop, Sept. 30-Oct.1, 2017, IS Havana, Cuba

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Compass Education Level 2 Educator Certification Workshop “Applying Systems Thinking for Sustainability School Transformation” When: Sept. 30-Oct. 1, 2017 (Saturday and Sunday)  8:00 AM-4:00 PM Where: International School of Havana, Cuba Trainers: Robert Steele and Michael Lees Who should attend: Educators who have attended Level 1 training and have a firm understanding and practical experience with using the Compass Education […]

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 […]

Compass Youth Camp, 21-28 June 2017, Chiang Mai, Thailand

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Compass Youth Leadership Camp (CYC) is designed by youth for youth. Based on the foundations of systems thinking and sustainability, this unique camp will help participants to be powerful and effective change makers in their communities. Camp Details Gain language, tools and skills to be a more effective changemaker in your school and community through… Local […]

7 Elements to Building a Sustainability & Service Learning “Ethos” at International Schools

by Laurence Myers, Sustainability & Service Learning Coordinator, International School of Kuala Lumpur Recently I was asked to speak to a visiting group of educators and educators-in-training from Macau. I rummaged through my old slides, pictures, notes and the like and put together a presentation that would probably put the world’s most hardened HS students to sleep […]

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 […]

Human Impact on Tioman Island

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Working with the Sustainability Coordinator, we identified our grade level trips as opportunities to utilize systems thinking on sustainability with students. As a result we created several lesson plans utilizing the Sustainability Compass. In the first lesson, all 6th grade students participate in the “HDB Condo Case Study” where they place the nearby construction of […]

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: A Pathfinder for Change

As an organisation and a leading actor in the global movement in transformative education, Compass Education continues to reach out and connect with learning communities and organisations all over the world to advocate education for sustainable development. In December 2015, we were very fortunate to be invited by the UNESCO to share our initiative “Compass Education: A Tool to Better Understand […]

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 […]