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Addressing Educational Challenges In the Era of Pandemics (SangSaeng no.55, 2020)
Place of publication | Year of publication | Collation: 
Seoul | 2023 | 51p.
ISSN 1599-4880
Corporate author: 
APCEIU (Asia-Pacific Centre of Education for International Understanding)
Asia and the Pacific

With the prolonged COVID-19 pandemic, the global crisis has further aggravated various multifaceted challenges to humanity. We are forced to prepare for another paradigm shift or, in other words, a “New Normal.” With this in mind, the 55th edition of SangSaeng focuses on “Addressing Educational Challenges in the Era of Pandemics.”



03   Editor’s Note

04   Special Column

Towards Sustainability: Implications of Pandemic and How to Create the Future We All Want / Jae C. Choe


08   FOCUS: Addressing Educational Challenges in the Era of Pandemics

  • 08 Rethinking Education in the Shadow of the Pandemic / Edward Vickers
  • 12 Reimagining Education System to Reduce Social Inequalities / Paul R. Carr
  • 16 Reshaping Kenya for Beyond COVID / Jane Wanjiru Nyaga
  • 19 Rethinking Human Rights Education in the Pandemic / Abraham Magendzo K.
  • 22 Prioritizing GCED in Recovery of Pandemic: Challenges and Opportunities / Romina Kasman


26   Best Practices

  • 26 Loxo Yakaar: Hands of Hope / Karima Grant and Chakera McIntosh
  • 29 Care for Tomorrow Starts Today / Tina Trdin


32   Special Report

Report on the Round Table: “Next Normal” We Make / IGCED, APCEIU


36   Story Time

How Do You Paint? / Recka Olasiman


38   Peace in My Memory

Give Me Peace on Earth / Libby Giles


41   Understanding the Asia-Pacific Region

Water Heritage in Southeast Asia / Karen Chin Ai Ying


45   GCED Youth Network

Meaningful Spaces to Exchange and Learn Together / GCED Youth Network Core Group


48   Letter

Promoting GCED in Sri Lanka / Deshamanya A.L.S. Abeywickrama


50   APCEIU in Action

Resource Type: 
Civic / Citizenship / Democracy
Sustainable development / sustainability
Level of education: 
citizenship education