Public Forum on Educating to Build a Cooperative Global Community

November 20, 2013 · 5:30-7:00PM

Columbia University, Teacher’s College, Gracie Dodge Room

  • W. Warner Burke, E.L. Thorndike Professor of Psychology and Education, recent chair of the Department of Organization and Leadership
  • Joshua D. Fisher, Research Fellow, Earth Institute
  • William Gaudelli, Associate Professor of Social Studies and Education, Program Coordinator
  • David Hansen, John L. and Sue Ann Weinberg Professor of Historical and Philosophical Foundation of Education
  • Victoria J. Marsick, Professor of Education, Co-Director of J.M. Huber Institute
  • Coordinator of the Forum: Morton Deutsch, Director Emeritus of the International Center for Cooperation and Conflict Resolution
  • Introduction: Susan Fuhrman

This Public Forum was led by five distinguished scholars. Each briefly presented their ideas and then led a break-out group to discuss possible future actions. The Forum aimed to develop education for the people of the planet Earth so that they can act cooperatively to preserve the Planet Earth as a congenial human habitat for future generations.