UNESCO Ethics Teachers’ Training Course at the Ateneo de Manila University

July 06, 2018
Ethics Teachers’ Training Course: UNESCO and Ateneo de Manila University 
 
First time in the Philippines, UNESCO's Ethics Teachers' Training Course will be delivered at the Ateneo de Manila University from 6th to 10th of August, to advance quality ethics education by building professional capacities of ethics teachers in the Philippines and the wider region.
 
The course will be based on one-week training module developed by UNESCO in collaboration with the Ateneo de Manila University. The module contains the following key components:
 
Global Perspective on Ethics Teaching: trends, challenges and opportunities
The UNESCO Core Curriculum as a tool for promoting quality ethics education
Ethics Teaching in Action: what and how to teach (a model lesson)
Ethics teaching in a multicultural setting: Sharing experiences in ethics teaching in the host country
Classroom communication: pedagogy and psychology of ethics teaching
Teaching Demonstrations by participants followed by feedback from the Course facilitators
Ethics Teaching Training Course is conducted by a team of experts with extensive experience in ethics education and cooperation with UNESCO, including professors from various foreign universities and the faculty of Ateneo de Manila University.