Conference & Research

EASE Conference, Taipei

see Additional Resources for Dilemma Teaching page of this web site for the conference paper

ICAS 2nd International Symposium on Education for a Sustainable Society


Ibaraki University, Japan, December 11th 2008.

Ethical dilemma story workshop and symposium presented by Dr Lily Settelmaier (e.settelmaier@curtin.edu.au) & Associate Professor Peter Taylor ( p.taylor@curtin.edu.au ), Curtin University of Technology.

 

ICAS 2nd International Symposium on Education for a Sustainable Society


Nationally Funded Study of Socially Responsible Science: 2009-2011

The Australian Research Council has announced a three-year Discovery Grant for a study entitled: “Sustainable Sustainability: Preparing Australia’s Future Citizens for Informed Decision-making through Socially Responsible Science Education.”

The research examines engagement of upper primary and lower secondary students in ethical dilemma based science and values learning, aimed at developing their skills as future decision makers who can respond effectively to national sustainability issues.

For further information contact: Dr Lily Settelmaier (e.settelmaier@curtin.edu.au ) or Associate Prof Peter Taylor (p.taylor@curtin.edu.au ), Curtin University of Technology, Perth, Australia.