Global ESD LogoThe modules in this category are being developed and implemented in interdisciplinary teacher sustainability education within the context OpenEvo's sister project Global ESD.

 If you are a university or school educator interested in teaching (elements of) these modules, please contact us.


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Modules [access may be restricted for some modules]

Human behavior and sustainable development [INSTRUCTOR-LED]


This interdisciplinary teacher training module is designed for teacher training students across subject areas and cultural backgrounds to explore the core concepts of evolution, behavior, and sustainability science, as well as content and methods for teaching these concepts in primary and secondary school contexts, equipping students with understandings and competencies for shaping their school and community towards well-being and sustainability. 

This is the instructor-led version of the module, which provides a template for teaching the module with synchronous and asynchronous (online or face-to-face) phases.

Human behavior and sustainable development [SELF-STUDY]


AVAILABLE IN SUMMER 2022

This interdisciplinary teacher training course is designed for teachers, teacher training students and high school students to explore the core concepts of evolution, behavior, and sustainability science, as well as content and methods for teaching these concepts in primary and secondary school contexts. It can be adapated for high school students.

This is the self-study module, which is a shortened and adapted version designed to enable users to enroll as a student, complete activities without a teacher and class cohort, and receive a badge for module completion. 

Human behavior and sustainable development [REPOSITORY]


This interdisciplinary teacher training course is designed for teacher training students across subject areas and cultural backgrounds to explore the core concepts of evolution, behavior, and sustainability science, as well as content and methods for teaching these concepts in primary and secondary school contexts. It can be adapated for high school students.

This is the repository module, which is a collection of diverse materials for adapting the course design for various contexts and needs.

Evolution, Sustainability & Cooperation [REPOSITORY]


This module is an introduction to the role and evolution of cooperation around the sustainable use of common-pool resources. 

It integrates concepts, contexts, and methods from evolutionary biology, comparative psychology, social studies (economics, geography) and computer simulations.