Refresh your Geography Curriculum

Cool Australia
Educating for a Sustainable future
Rejuvenate your Year 7 to 10 geography curriculum with engaging lessons that build curiosity and captivate the interest of your students.
Target Audience
Secondary Geography Teachers
4 reviews
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Learning Areas

General Description

Connect what is being taught in your geography classroom to the world outside, using sustainability education. In this course, you will learn:

- How sustainability fits into the Year 7 to Year 10 geography curriculum.
- A holistic definition of sustainability, which goes beyond compost bins and solar panels.
- How to use geographic inquiry to connect students to the world.
- How to access a range of resources that will give your teaching a boost.

Audience

Secondary Geography Teachers

Available Delivery Formats

Format Description

24/7 lifetime course access


IMPORTANT INFORMATION:

- If you have a TTA subscription or membership please ignore the pricing when enrolling. Rest assured if your school has a subscription you will not be charged and for Memberships, your invoice will be adjusted accordingly to reflect your discount.

- If you have no subscription or membership but you are interested in placing a bulk discounted order for a team of teachers see the ONLINE TEAM tab above.

- For more details on our Unlimited Online Subscription packages Click here .

- Money-Back Guarantee – If you complete less than 25% of an online course and aren’t impressed, simply visit tta.edu/go/refund to let us know what happened, and we will cancel your enrolment and provide a full refund.

Teaching Standards

3.3.2 Proficient Level – Use teaching strategies
3.4.2 Proficient Level – Select and use resources

Are you in NSW? If so, this is relevant for you

Accreditation

Completing this course will contribute 1 hours of NESA Registered PD addressing 3.3.2 & 3.4.2 from the Australian Professional Standards for Teachers towards maintaining Proficient Teacher Accreditation in NSW.


This course contributes to 1.0 professional development hours.

Occurrences

  Start Date Location Availability Price    
Enrol Now Now Online Places available $49 + GST Enrol Now

Sessions

Introduction

10 minutes

Get started with your online professional development

Geography Curriculum

20 minutes

Learn about sustainability in the Geography curriculum

Enrich Your Teaching

20 minutes

Identify how to use sustainability to enrich your teaching

Reflection

10 minutes

Reflect on your course learning

User Rating

4.2

Latest Reviews

Please note the feedback listed here is unfiltered, and includes all comments and ratings collected.

Refresh your Geography Curriculum - Cool Australia
02/09/2019

The quality and relevance of the course was excellent.

Refresh your Geography Curriculum - Cool Australia
02/09/2019

Very engaging but felt there could have been more depth.

Refresh your Geography Curriculum - Cool Australia
02/09/2019

It was a useful little refresher and I’m glad that it has redirected me to the Cool Australia site. It means that I can now start to think more clearly about the new syllabus and what I can do with it.

Refresh your Geography Curriculum - Cool Australia
22/12/2018

Great to get some extra ideas for content and resources


About the team


Cool Australia

Creator

Cool Australia is an award winning not-for-profit dedicated to supporting educators with tools to foster ‘learning for life’. We help integrate topics around sustainability, ethics, economics and wellbeing across the curriculum. This enables teachers of all age groups and disciplines to engage young Aussies in real-life learning whilst achieving Australian Curriculum and Early Years Learning Framework outcomes. Our accredited professional development is designed to build your confidence, understanding and expertise. You will learn through a mixture of practical and thinking activities as well as hearing the stories of others. Plus you will access a range of teaching tools that can you can use straight away in your teaching.