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Instructor Overview

Objectives of this mini unit:

  1. For students to explore the "universal call to action" laid out in the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and consider how they may respond to that call;
  2. Build background knowledge about specific issues impacting the Arctic including: indigenous rights, indigenous health, biodiversity, tourism and marine pollution;
  3.  Build background knowledge about specific issues impacting their local communtiy (using Michigan as a case-study) including: hunger, homelessness, poverty, youth violence and the environment;
  4. Create an action plan to address needs within their local communities driven by their unique passions, interests and skills;
  5. Consider the importance of impact vs intention when engaging with community action projects