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What is Education for Sustainable Development (ESD) Whole School Approach?!

ESD whole-school approach involves the integration of sustainable development throughout school practices. This approach means that a school incorporates teaching and learning for sustainable development not only through aspects of the whole curriculum, but also through sustainable school operations such as integrated governance, stakeholder and community involvement, long-term planning, and…

One of the major nonmaterialistic challenges of distance learning is the engagement of the learner within the learning process. We, as educators, being physically far from our students, are giving them more freedom to decide either to be active learners, just listeners, or even not to listen at all.

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This article aims to analyze the context of distance learning in Lebanon during the quarantine days. Distance Learning is defined as form of education in which there is normally a separation between teacher and learner and thus one in which other means — the printed and written word, videos, presentations…

The classroom reinforcing sustainable development should be the medium that provides learners with sustainability vision and values.

Transforming the vision of sustainable development to students will ignite their intrinsic motivation to set, autonomously, different learning goals for themselves. Reconstructing sustainable values within our students would support them with an intrinsic…

The rapid changes and increased complexity of today’s world present new challenges and put new demands on our education system. There has been generally a growing awareness of the necessity to change and improve the preparation of students for productive and independent functioning in the continually changing and highly demanding…

An educational system, that is mainly preparing students for taking standardized tests, is leading students to boredom, stress, and anger. All this, eventually, will end up with students’ learning demotivation and even students’ school dropout.

Jinan Karameh Shayya

PHD in Education For Sustainable Development, Certified trainer for Effective Educational Leadership Skills.

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