C12.11 Geographical Education

Session: Changes, Challenges and Responsibility in the School Geography Curriculum 1: Status of Geography in Countries 1

Chairperson: Clare Brooks

Geography national curricula and standards: Perspectives on the future of geography education in different national jurisdictions 

Graham Butt, Oxford Brookes University


What is demanded as geography education of Japan?

Yoshiyasu Ida, University of Tsukuba


The impact of curriculum on students’ perceptions of geography in Poland, Germany and England       

Arkadiusz Głowacz (1), Marten Loessner (2)

(1) Faculty of Geographical Sciences, University of Łódź

(2) Altkoenigschule Kronberg


School geography in India: Persisting challenges and issues          

Ravi Singh, Banaras Hindu University


Neglected geography education in India? Opportunities and challenges for curriculum design through education for sustainable development         

Stephanie Leder, Institute of Geography, University of Cologne