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Soft & Critical Global Citizenship Skills

July 29, 2021 @ 2:00 pm - 4:00 pm CDT

The Centre for Executive Education at the University for Peace (UPEACE), established by the General Assembly of the United Nations, is excited to present Global Citizenship Education, a professional development workshop series for educators that begins July 8th.

This highly interactive course will bring together actors in the education sector from around the world that are interested in revamping and globalizing their curriculum. You’ll form real connections with others facing similar challenges in different contexts, as you work on a concrete plan to bring global citizenship values into your classroom.

Sessions (which can be attended individually or as a whole to receive a certificate from UPEACE), include:

  1. Introduction to Global Citizenship Education Pedagogy (3 hours) – Thursday, July 8th @ 3pm-6pm EST
  2. Introduction to Design Thinking (3 hours) – Thursday, July 15th @ 3pm-6pm EST
  3. Cultivating Empathy & Cultural Humility in the Classroom (2 hours)– Thursday, July 22th @ 3pm-5pm EST
  4. Soft & Critical Global Citizenship Skills (2 hours) – Thursday, July 29rd @ 3pm-5pm EST


Through this program, you can up to 10 continuing education credits (see the website for more details).


For more information

Write to [email protected] or click on the more info button on this website! The cost of the full program is $595, with individual sessions at $145 for a 2-hour session or $185 for a 3-hour session. A small number of partial scholarships are available.


Join a group of like-minded educators as part of this innovative class this summer!



July 29, 2021
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm CDT
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