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Empowering global citizens : a world course / Fernando M. Reimers, Vidur Chopra, Connie K. Chung, Julia Higdon, E. B. O'Donnell.

Author/Creator:
Reimers, Fernando, author.
Publication:
North Charleston, South Carolina : CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform, [2016]
Format/Description:
Book
lxxxiii, 422 pages ; 23 cm
Subjects:
World citizenship.
World citizenship -- Study and teaching (Elementary)
World citizenship -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Globalization -- Study and teaching (Elementary)
Globalization -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Multicultural education -- Study and teaching (Elementary)
Multicultural education -- Study and teaching (Secondary)
Curriculum planning -- Cross-cultural studies.
Education and globalization.
Curriculum planning.
Form/Genre:
Cross-cultural studies.
Summary:
Drawing on a synthesis of research and practice in global citizenship education, this book presents The World Course--a rigorous and coherent curriculum to foster student agency, empathy, and deep knowledge and skills to recognize the biggest global challenges and opportunities of our times, and to advance sustainability, human rights, and peace. Integrating current thinking on twenty-first-century competencies and deeper learning, and deploying pedagogies that cultivate student responsibility, imagination, and creativity, such as project-based learning and design thinking, this book is a blueprint to reinvent education to empower global citizens--Publisher.
Notes:
Includes bibliographical references (pages lxxv-lxxxiii).
Contributor:
Chopra, Vidur, author.
Chung, Connie K., author.
Higdon, Julia, author.
O'Donnell, E. B. (Eleanor B.), author.
ISBN:
9781533594549
1533594546
OCLC:
956521896
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