How can we implement sustainability at universities in respect of teaching, research and campus greening? Baltic University Programme (BUP) is organizing a webinar series where these topics are discussed. The main target group for the webinar series is teachers in higher education, especially within the BUP, however the webinars are open for everyone interested. Each webinar is arranged at 14–15 CET. The programme: 08 December 2020: Arjen Wals, Professor Transformative Learning for Socio-ecological Sustainability, Wageningen University, the Netherlands. 12 January 2021: Shepherd Urenje, Specialist in teacher education at SWEDESD – Swedish International Centre of Education for Sustainable Development, Uppsala university, [...]
Due to the current situation regarding the coronavirus covid-19, BUP SAIL for Teachers 2020 will be POSTPONED to August 2021. More information about application deadline and other details coming up later on. The plan was for the course to start in Mariehamn, Åland Islands, on the sailing vessel, the galeas Albanus, and arrive in Visby, Gotland to connect to the BUP Symposium 2020 in Visby. Also the BUP Symposium is postponed! *** BUP SAIL for Teachers 2020 – Sustainability Applied in International Teaching and Learning Are you active and open minded, inspired for a new experience and adventure? SAIL combines teaching [...]
Sail for Teachers is a week long course on board the tall ship STS Fryderyk Chopin. In 2019 the cruise went from Szczecin in Poland on the 26th of June and ended in Aalborg, Denmark on the 3rd of July. One of the important things on the course is to share knowledge. The presentations from the sail 2019 are now published on The Baltic University Programme's web page. Please, see: http://www2.balticuniv.uu.se/bup-3/new-and-past-bup-events/2019-events/sail-for-teachers-2019
Education for Sustainable Development in Higher Education The course focuses on implementation of the SDG’s in learning methods in Higher Education. The participants will better integrate the UN Sustainable Development Goals into their own practical teaching and study programmes. The emphasis is especially to strengthen the goals #4 Quality education, #12 Responsible consumption and production, and #13 Climate action. Target group Educators, teachers, and researchers in Higher Education within the Baltic University Programme. Applicants from outside the BUP are also welcome. Application deadline has been extended until 19.8.2019. Date September 2019–March 2020 Online material, exercises and discussions in groups Two [...]
SAIL for Teachers is a week long course onboard the tall ship STS Fryderyk Chopin. This summer In 2019 the cruise will begin in Szczecin, Poland on the 26th of June and end in Aalborg, Denmark on the 3rd of July. For more information, registration etc, please follow this link.