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Level 2 Educators Certification Workshop @ The Columbus School, Colombia 2019

Final_Level 2 @ The Columbus School, 2019

Compass Education Level 2 Educators Certification Workshop “Applying Systems Thinking for Sustainability School Transformation” WORKSHOP DETAILS When: 22-23 April 2019 (Monday and Tuesday, 7:45 AM – 3:20 PM each day) Where: The Columbus School, Colombia Trainers: Mike Johnston Who should attend: Educators who have attended Level 1 training and have a firm understanding and practical experience with using […]

Level 2 Certification Workshop, Phnom Penh, Cambodia, 23-24 March 2019

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Compass Education Level 2 Educator Certification Workshop “Applying Systems Thinking for Sustainability School Transformation” When: 23-24 March 2019 (Saturday and Sunday, 8:00 AM – 4:00 PM) Where: Northbridge International School Cambodia (NISC), Phnom Penh, Cambodia Trainers: Kate Dore and Kate O’Connell Who should attend: Educators who have attended Level 1 training and have a firm understanding and […]

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 […]

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 […]