I’d just like take a quick moment of your time to tell you that Curtin University is proud to announce that it is once again the Australian organiser for participation in the UNEP-DHI Eco Challenge.
We’d love to welcome you and your students to Eco Challenge for 2016. You can get a sneak peak of the new website here where you can register your interest, download the new Facilitator’s Guide and connect with a range of other resources. Schools can play until the end of April 2016.
Previous winning teams:
2014: Kent Street Senior High School
2015: Rossmoyne Senior High School
REVISED GAME PLAY
UNEP-DHI Eco Challenge provides an exciting and authentic learning experience for students in Years 7-12 through the online strategic game, Aqua Republica, to explore issues and solutions relating to water management and sustainable development. The age limits are not strict capable upper primary students are also welcome.
The new mission-based approach to Eco Challenge incorporates a more sustained engagement with the principles of water usage across industrial, urban and agricultural systems and the impact upon ecosystems. Climate change is also a major consideration.
TEACHER PROFESSIONAL LEARNING
We are also offering online Teacher Professional Development that is badged and certified. Just a one hour commitment when it suits you.
INTERNATIONAL SUPPORT FROM UNEP-DHI
We’d like to thank the UNEP-DHI Partnership Centre on Water and Environment for supporting our involvement.
PLEASE SHARE WIDELY
Please feel free to share this invitation with your friends, colleagues and professional networks.
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