Seema Shaikh

Principal

Pragnya Bodhini HIgh School

Mrs. Seema Shaikh is the Principal of Pragnya Bodhini High School. She is a British Council School Ambassador and is a validated trainer for 21st century skills, soft skills, leadership, school management programs, etc. She is also the Regional Head–West India for AFS–Inter Cultural Learning Organisation.

SPEAKER SESSIONS

Innovation Stage

25 February 2020 | 13:00 - 14:00 | Creating & Integrating the Curriculum to meet UN Sustainable Development Goals

“A fundamental change is needed in the way we think about education’s role in global development, because it has a catalytic impact on the well-being of individuals and the future ofour planet.... Now, more than ever, education has a responsibility to be ingear with 21st century challenges and aspirations, and foster the right types of values and skills that will lead to sustainable and inclusive growth, and peaceful living together.”-Irina Bokova, Director General, UNESCO.

In this session, panelists will discuss:

  • Curriculum that can and must contribute to a sustainable global development.
  • How to integrate knowledge, skills, values and attitudes in the curriculum that empowerour students to contribute to sustainable development.
  • From preschool to tertiary education–how educational institutions can deal intensively with matters of sustainable development and foster the development of sustainability competencies among young learners.