Open Courses

Open to all members of GCED Online Campus!

Total 20
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    Open to Public

    Understanding Conflicts and the Process of Peaceful Resolution: What educators can, and should do to promote peace?

    In the world where lots of conflicts and violent situations are taking place these days, understanding of the conflict and efforts to establish peaceful atmosphere in a society are more urgently required than ever. This 4-week course aims to provide learners to acquire knowledge about the basic understanding and major components of Conflict, Violence and Peacebuilding not only in general but also in localized context, particularly in the African context. Moreover, the course let learners get to know about the ecology of Conflicts and Peace in each learner’s localized context. Going through the sessions, learners will be able to enhance their competencies to apply Peacebuilding into their own context, reaffirming their commitment as global citizens and promoting GCED.   The course is composed of the following four sessions. Each session provides a lecture and additional learning materials followed by discussions and assignments. To effectively assist learners’ understanding and learning progress, a set of quizzes will be offered per session. Run in a self-paced mood, the course is open throughout the year. Upon the successful completion of the course, a certificate is provided!  
    OngoingSelf-paced

    Application 01-29-2020 ~ 12-31-2022

    Learning 01-31-2020 ~ 12-31-2022

    Certificate Yes

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    GCED & COVID-19 Pandemic

      This course aims to introduce multiple aspects of the Pandemic in line with Global Citizenship Education, with a series of lecture videos, reading materials, forum activities, etc. Learners will be able to learn in depth about the significance and means of responsible citizenship in response to the pandemic by examining key aspects that are closely related to the pandemic and GCED.   For WHOM? Anyone who wants to learn about how to practice GCED amidst the COVID-19 pandemic!  
    OngoingSelf-paced

    Application 11-19-2020 ~ 12-31-2022

    Learning 11-30-2020 ~ 12-31-2022

    Certificate Yes

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    Establish a Shared Understanding of Systemic Social Emotional Learning (SEL)

    In this course, participants will engage in a guided exploration of the Collaborative for Academic, Social and Emotional Learning (CASEL) framework for SEL, four focus areas for systemic SEL implementation, and ten indicators of schoolwide SEL. Additionally, the facilitator will share application and experiences from “boots on the ground” and makes connections to Global Citizenship Education. From this shared understanding, participants will discuss their local priority for SEL, how SEL-related initiatives are currently implemented in their local context, and cultural and logistical obstacles. Participants will have the opportunity to post questions to be answered by the facilitator, as well as the purpose/goal for taking the course.   Along with the following four sessions, three live sessions with the instructor will be made for the course participants!       Please convert your time zone HERE  
    OngoingSelf-paced

    Application 10-15-2021 ~ 12-31-2022

    Learning 10-25-2021 ~ 12-31-2022

    Certificate Yes

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    Igniting Student Voice in a Democratic Classroom

    The course will explore how teachers can deliberately create learning environments and opportunities that encourage and support students to engage in democratic thinking and discussion. The experiential course will allow teachers to explore teaching tools and content where learners can engage in dialogue and discussions, express themselves, participate in learning process, and feel the sense of belonging.   Along with the following four sessions, three live sessions with the instructor will be made for the course participants!    Convert your time zone HERE  
    OngoingSelf-paced

    Application 10-25-2021 ~ 12-31-2022

    Learning 11-01-2021 ~ 12-31-2022

    Certificate Yes

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    Global Citizenship Education for Lifelong Learning Practitioners

    The course 'Global Citizenship Education for Lifelong Learning Practitioners' invites educators aspiring to apply GCED in their education programmes or activities in informal or non-formal sectors. Focusing on the strategies of bringing GCED into lifelong learning, the course explores the close linkage between GCED and lifelong learning, introduces good practices in different parts of the world, and steps to design learners' own education activities. The course is strongly recommended for those who wish to promote global citizenship in their community learning programmes or any educational activities in informal or non-formal environments.
    OngoingSelf-paced

    Application 01-21-2022 ~ 12-31-2022

    Learning 01-21-2022 ~ 12-31-2022

    Certificate Yes

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    Bringing Living Heritage to the Classroom in Asia-Pacific

    This course provides key resources and guidance for teachers and people interested in education and culture on why and how to integrate living heritage in their lessons and extracurricular activities in the school. Such lessons and activities aim to make learning more contextualized, relevant and engaging for students while they help raise awareness about the importance of safeguarding living heritage.    By the end of the course, the participant will:  Understand the benefits of using ICH in school programmes and activities. Gain capacity to develop lessons or activities, with at least one lesson or activity developed as part of the course. Build synergy with other education programs such as Education for Sustainable Development, Global Citizenship Education or Social and Emotional Learning, etc. Identify opportunities to develop more lessons or activities in her/his school context.   Whoever you are — policymaker, school director, teacher, student, parent, heritage practitioner — you have a vital role to play in this process.   Participants are invited to join the first instructor-led cohort which includes an orientation and 5 weekly live tutorial sessions (22 April - 3 June 2022). The tutorial sessions will provide you with opportunities to exchange information and ideas with instructors and fellow learners, and receive direct feedback from instructors on your newly developed lesson plan and activity. Register for the course now! Information about the launch and tutorial sessions will be sent directly to your email in due course.     Course launch and orientation session 22 April 2022, Friday, 16.00 – 17.30 KST Five weekly tutorial sessions 27 April – 3 June 2022, every Friday, 15.00 – 16.30 KST (no session on 27 May)  
    OngoingSelf-paced

    Application 03-22-2022 ~ 12-31-2022

    Learning 04-22-2022 ~ 12-31-2022

    Certificate Yes

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