Teaching for Sustainable Communities: Empowering Ecoliterate Global Citizens

Course Available
3 Units
Credit Validation

Course Description

Credit Validation for California Global Education Project Participants Only

K-12 teachers participate in a multi-day institute, that focuses on global competence, environmental literacy and justice, and student agency to address sustainable development goals within their communities. Course will consist of lectures, panel presentations, readings, discussions, and instructional planning, implementation, and reflection.  Each section offered is presented in a different format with dates/format/locations varying.  Choose your section by your district locale:

  • San Diego - Hybrid (002)
  • Fullerton/Santa Barbara - Fully Online (003)
  • Long Beach - Hybrid (004)

Course Details

Number of Units: 3.0 graduate level extension credit(s) in semester hours

Who Should Attend: This course provides continuing education for K-12 teachers (all disciplines).

Prerequisites:

2-3 years teaching experience.

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Course Options

Course Date Units Price
EDC-X714T – 002 06 Jun 202205 Nov 2022 3 $237

Teaching for Sustainable Communities: Empowering Ecoliterate Global Citizens

06 Jun 202205 Nov 2022
3
$237
Credit Validation

Course Dates and Times:  June 6, 7, 8, 9 and November 5, 2022, 8:00AM-5:00PM

Location: San Diego

Course Format:   Hybrid, Meet at Mission Trail Regional Park in-person, online Zoom meetings, and a follow-up in-person meeting at San Diego County Office of Education

Audience:  K-12 teachers (all disciplines)

Refund Policy:  All Credit Validation enrollments are refundable, less a $25 fee, if requested within 30 days of enrollment date. There will be no refunds for Credit Validation after the allotted 30 days.

Enrollment Open Through:  September 30, 2022 (11:59pm PT)

EDC-X714T – 003 20 Jun 202224 Jun 2022 3 $237

Teaching for Sustainable Communities: Empowering Ecoliterate Global Citizens

20 Jun 202224 Jun 2022
3
$237
Credit Validation

Course Dates and Times:  June 20 – 24, 2022, 8:00AM-5:00PM

Location:  Fullerton and Santa Barbara

Course Format:   Fully online, with Zoom meetings

Audience:  K-12 teachers (all disciplines)

Refund Policy:  All Credit Validation enrollments are refundable, less a $25 fee, if requested within 30 days of enrollment date. There will be no refunds for Credit Validation after the allotted 30 days.

Enrollment Open Through:  September 30, 2022 (11:59pm PT)

EDC-X714T – 004 15 Jun 202230 Dec 2022 3 $237

Teaching for Sustainable Communities: Empowering Ecoliterate Global Citizens

15 Jun 202230 Dec 2022
3
$237
Credit Validation
Online

Course Dates and Times:  July 23, August 3-4, August 10-11, and Sept 10, 9:00AM-4:00PM

Location: Long Beach

Course Format:   Hybrid, Meet at CSU Long Beach in-person and additional coaching online, with Zoom meetings

Audience:  K-12 teachers (all disciplines)

Refund Policy:  All Credit Validation enrollments are refundable, less a $25 fee, if requested within 30 days of enrollment date. There will be no refunds for Credit Validation after the allotted 30 days.

Enrollment Open Through:  September 30, 2022 (11:59pm PT)

What You Will Learn

  • Develop global competence in students through engaging learning activities
  • Increase student agency to take action on sustainability issues in the local region
  • Teach environmental principles and concepts while addressing environmental justice issues

Instructors

Professional development courses offered by the University of San Diego’s Division of Professional & Continuing Education are taught by faculty that possess a depth and breadth of academic and real-world professional experience.

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Learning Method Information

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Credit Validation

The University of San Diego’s Division of Professional and Continuing Education offers graduate-level extension credit for work completed in trainings, workshops, conferences, induction, credentials, and other professional development programs not offered directly by USD. Complete one of the above and a member of our division will help you earn credit for your hard work and dedication to continuing your education.

Key Benefits of Credit Validation Courses

Make Your Work Count

Earn credit for your previous work in trainings, workshops, and conferences through a simple process.

Advance Faster

Save money by earning credit for work you completed and get one step closer to salary advancement.

Work Towards a Degree

Many receiving institutions may accept credits towards degree programs, giving you a head start in earning a graduate degree.