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Workshops for Educators

Our Workshops for Educators explore exciting concepts from Expo 2020’s theme Connecting Minds, Creating the Future and subthemes of Opportunity, Mobility, Sustainability. Offered throughout the year, these cross-curricular workshops are packed with resources to help you bring Expo 2020 perspectives into the classroom. With plenty of hands-on activities and takeaways for the classroom, share the vision and global impact of Expo 2020 with your own students and inspire them to explore ideas shaping our world today.   
For the academic year 2018-2019, we offer 6 exciting workshops for educators: 
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Intro to Expo 2020 Dubai

An introductory workshop for teachers who are engaging with Expo 2020 for the first time. Explore what a World Expo is, why Expo 2020 is important, as well as how important innovations showcased at World Expos have transformed our lives.

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Future Careers in Future Cities

65% of young people today will work in careers that do not yet exist. How can students prepare for and develop skills for future careers?  By 2050, more than 70% of the world will live in cities. How can we make our cities happier, more inclusive spaces to live and work?

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A man is holding a biodegradable vessel that nurtures tree growth in harsh conditions called the cocoon

Expo Live and the Social Impact of Expo 2020

Expo Live supports innovations that improve people’s lives while safeguarding our planet.  We explore how Expo Live harnesses the power of a World Expo to drive creative solutions from all places and people for a more inclusive and prosperous future.

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Dynamic Biosphere

The UAE boasts fascinating ecosystems:  From stunning coral reefs to golden sand dunes, rocky wadis to emerald oases.  Explore the remarkable biodiversity of the UAE’s landscapes to discover the creativity of life on our rapidly changing planet.

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The World in Circles

How do we turn waste into precious resource? Explore creative solutions that push us beyond "take, make, and dispose."  Expanding the concept of the circular economy, engage with innovations that restore and regenerate the environment to help us live in balance with the earth.  

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3D Innovation

Explore how 3D printing and 3D innovation will change the way we live and work in the future. Discover a range of technologies making an impact on how we design our cities, provide disaster relief to communities or empower people of determination. 

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Expo School Programme

Expo School Programme is a team dedicated to collaborating with educators and students across the UAE to share the vision and impact of Expo 2020 Dubai.

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