In 2015, world leaders agreed to 17 goals for a better world by 2030. These goals have the power to end poverty, fight inequality & address the urgency of climate change. Guided by the goals, it is now up to all of us, governments, businesses, civil society & the general public to work together to build a better future for everyone. — UN SDG
With increased digital connectivity & technological progress, our planet is undergoing major disruptions across many industries & government systems. As the division among peoples seemingly increases, many are feeling overwhelmed & hopeless that the situation can improve.
Space Explorers Academy multi-disciplinary learning pathways introduce some of the emerging technologies that are supporting the transition to a sustainable future. The content will help guide you to examine ways to shift your mindset & encourage visions of the future that emphasizes the expansion of human potential while respecting cultural diversity.
Each of the learning pathways are self-paced & includes a selection of videos, supplementary materials, reflection questions & learning activities to encourage discovery about exciting topics. Links to companies & services are provided for educational purposes only as case-studies or to provide connections to resources that are in alignment with the mission of an inclusive & sustainable future.
The aim is to help demystify the space research achievements of our time & encourage the creation of community support opportunities to develop inclusive & compassionate ideas to improve life on earth & beyond. The pathways cover technological transformations in mixed reality education, the global economy, the search for extraterrestrial intelligence, advanced computing systems, planetary health & wellbeing, the transportation EVolution, food & water security especially as they are related to space research & exploration.
The content is curated by futurist, Roxanne Shewchuk, who has over 10 years of experience in digital storytelling & instructional design & is hosted on CanopyLAB AI powered learning platform which has a growing selection of courses developed by their amazing network of partners, who are pioneering NGOs, museums & student organizations from around the world.