A Symposium on Igniting Minds: The Educational Value of Global Awareness for Students

This symposium is tailored for a diverse audience, including students, parents, teachers and other education stakeholders. Throughout this event, we will delve into the educational significance of global awareness for students, exploring why an understanding of diverse perspectives is integral to success in today's interconnected world. Our discussions will highlight the role of global awareness in cultivating cultural competence among students, fostering a deep appreciation for diversity and nurturing essential qualities such as empathy, a broadened worldview and the capacity to navigate an increasingly globalised job market. Additionally, we will address the challenges educators may encounter in promoting global awareness and present innovative solutions to overcome these obstacles.

The symposium aims to address questions such as:

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    How does understanding diverse perspectives contribute to students' success in our interconnected and globalised society?
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    Why is global awareness considered a crucial aspect of a well-rounded education for students?
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    How can educators strike a balance between emphasising local knowledge and integrating global perspectives into the curriculum?
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    In what ways can global awareness positively impact students' future academic and career opportunities?
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    What role can parents play in supporting and reinforcing global awareness in their children's education?

Certification

This symposium is certified by Qualifications and Assessments International (QAI), UK, a private international awarding, accrediting, assessing and quality assurance body, specialising in teacher training, teaching qualifications and assessments.

To get a Certificate of Participation, you must attend the programme for minimum 30 minutes. If you meet the certification requirements, your digital certificate will be immediately available to you on your Zamit personal page.

ZQ points and the next steps

Your certificate will add 30 ZQ points to your future readiness score. This symposium also serves as an introduction to our more detailed Continuous Professional Development (CPD) certificate courses and helps you meet your CPD requirements as per the NEP 2020.

Panellists and Moderators

This symposium includes both national and international experts.

A Symposium on Igniting Minds: The Educational Value of Global Awareness for Students