Week 4 aims and activities
In Week 4 you will:
- reflect on the implications of global demographic drivers on education.
Activities should facilitate an understanding of:
- current demographic patterns globally and locally
- the implications of demographics on education
- the implications of these changes for the future of education.
Week 4 activity planner
|1||Browse the International Migration Statistics and consider some reflection points.||45 minutes|
|2||Read selected parts of the article World Report 2017 – The Lost Years. Post a news item relevant to demographic change affecting your setting to the course forum; then read posts from other contributors.||45 minutes|
|3||Skim-read the BBC article How many people can our planet really support?, and the article Policies to Address Population Growth Nationally and Internationally, then consider some reflection points.||45 minutes|
|4||Read some posts from the Activity 2 responses on the course forum, then write a comment on the course forum around 200 words. Then read and respond to some of the new forum contributions.||60 minutes|