C12.11 Geographical Education

Session: Changing Practices in Geography Education: Meeting the Challenges of the Future 1: Innovation in Curriculum 1

Chairperson: John Lidstone

Changing pedagogic practices in Indian geography teaching: New perspectives through education for sustainable development

Stephanie Leder, Institute of Geography, University of Cologne


Visual qualities of future geography textbook

Yvonne Behnke, Institute of Geography, University of Potsdam


The role of geography education in teaching education for sustainable development

Ingrid Hemmer (1), Peter Bagoly-Simó (2)

(1) Department of Geography Education, Catholic University of Eichstaett-Ingolstadt

(2) Department of Geography Education, Humboldt University of Berlin


“…that spaces are not only located somewhere geographically but in the people's minds as well”: Spatial orientation in today's world as sensible appropriation of spaces

Romy Hofmann, Department for Geography Didactics, Friedrich-Alexander University of Erlangen-Nuremberg