C12.11 Geographical Education

Session: Changes, Challenges and Responsibility in the School Geography Curriculum. Environmental Issues / Curriculum Issues

Chairperson: Clare Brooks

Examining the timeliness of curriculum review in students’ understand about climate change – a Singapore case study

Chew Hung Chang, Liberty Pascua, National Institute of Education, Nanyang Technological University


Clarification of environmental values by means of a classroom activities: A case study in three South African schools

Barry Richter, School of Natural Sciences and Technology for Education, Faculty of Education Sciences, North-West University


Biased Norwegian geography textbooks?

Per Jarle Saetre, Sogn og Fjordane University College


Changes and challenges in school geography: The case of the South African FET curriculum

Carolina Dube, Di Wilmot, Education Department, Rhodes University in Grahamstown


Global education or how to most effectively apply cross-cutting themes into the curriculum of primary schools?

Petra Karvankova, Dagmar Popjakova, Department of Geography, University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice