Marr College Newsletter 04 - Page 16

Issue Number 04 | November 2019 UN-Accredited Climate Change During the summer Mr Marshall enrolled on a programme of study to become an UN-accredited Climate Change teacher. This involved the completion of several online modules and subsequent assessments. The aim of the programme is to have an accredited climate change teacher in every school who can create and deliver classroom content relating to Climate Change, Education for Sustainability and the Sustainable Development Goals. For more information click on the icon. collaborating with educators around the world and attending events throughout the year. For more information click on the image below. British and Irish Cross Country International We would like to say a massive congratulations to Mrs Donnelly from the Chemistry department who was selected for the Scottish Masters team at the British and Irish Cross Country International held at Aintree Racecourse. Microsoft Innovative Educator Experts 2019-20 Mrs Donnelly’s team did a brilliant job and finished in Bronze position – a fantastic achievement at the international event. After passing a variety of different online courses through the Microsoft Educator Community both Miss Wyllie and Mr Simpson applied to the MIE Expert program. This involved creating a Sway presentation evidencing learning and teaching taking place in the classroom which showcased the innovative use of technology. Both were delighted to be chosen as MIE Experts for 2019-20 joining a professional learning network of educators across the globe. The program gives teachers the opportunity to provide feedback on Microsoft products, participate in pre-release programs for certain education-related tools as well as 15