• For Educators

The Sustainable Development Goals: A Guide for Teachers

An accessible resource designed to support teachers to embed the Sustainable Development Goals in curricula and the school community.

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  • For Educators

The Sustainable Development Goals: A Guide for Teachers

Theme

Type of Resource

Source

Oxfam

Age Group

About this resource

A comprehensive guide for teachers which includes background information on the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), the benefits of engaging with the SDGs in school communities, curriculum links, case studies, activities and practical ideas for embedding SDGs across subject areas . The resource is designed to suit teachers and educators who require introductory information on the Sustainable Development Goals but also more experienced practitioners who are looking for new ways to teach about global citizenship and the SDGs.

Why we recommend this resource

This helpful guide is packed full of information on the SDGs and how learning about them can benefit not just individual students but whole school community too. It also includes plenty of practical ways to engage students with the SDGs. There are links to other websites and resources for those wishing to expand their knowledge further.

Goals met by this resource

Goal 1: No Poverty
End poverty in all its forms everywhere.
Goal 2: Zero Hunger
End hunger, achieve food security and improved nutrition and promote sustainable agriculture.
Goal 3: Good Health and Well-Being
Ensure healthy lives and promote well-being for all at all ages.
Goal 4: Quality Education
Ensure inclusive and equitable quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities for all.
Goal 5: Gender Equality
Achieve gender equality and empower all women and girls.
Goal 6: Clean Water and Sanitation
Ensure availability and sustainable management of water and sanitation for all.
Goal 7: Affordable and Clean Energy
Ensure access to affordable, reliable, sustainable and modern energy for all.
Goal 8: Decent Work and Economic Growth
Promote sustained, inclusive and sustainable economic growth, full and productive employment and decent work for all.
Goal 9: Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
Build resilient infrastructure, promote inclusive and sustainable industrialization and foster innovation.
Goal 10: Reduced Inequalities
Reduce inequality within and among countries.
Goal 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities
Make cities and human settlements inclusive, safe, resilient and sustainable.
Goal 12: Responsible Consumption and Production
Ensure sustainable consumption and production patterns.
Goal 13: Climate Action
Take urgent action to combat climate change and its impacts.
Goal 14: Life Below Water
Conserve and sustainably use the oceans, seas and marine resources for sustainable development.
Goal 15: Life on Land
Protect, restore and promote sustainable use of terrestrial ecosystems, sustainably manage forests, combat desertification, and halt and reverse land degradation and halt biodiversity loss.
Goal 16: Peace, Justice and Strong Institutions
Promote peaceful and inclusive societies for sustainable development, provide access to justice for all and build effective, accountable and inclusive institutions at all levels.
Goal 17: Partnerships for the Goals
Strengthen the means of implementation and revitalise the global partnership for sustainable development.

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