Charlotte Dawson

Eco Leader - GEMS Metropole School

Charlotte has been a UAE educator for the past decade and is passionate about the natural environment. In 2011, she graduated with a BEd in Primary Education (QTS) from the University of Wolverhampton and last year, also completed an MBA in Educational Leadership from the Tampere University of Applied Sciences in Finland. Following the publication of her thesis in 2020, Charlotte continues to write academic articles and was awarded ‘outstanding paper’ for a co-authored speculative fiction paper earlier this year. She often presents at conferences such as the Middle East Teaching and Learning Conference, International Conference for Media in Education in Japan, Teaching Colleges & Community in Hawaii and most recently, GESS in Dubai. In addition to teaching, Charlotte has also established the UAE’s first environmental education group, hosting monthly events on topics such as; UAE Biodiversity, local sustainability projects, student-led learning and eco-literacy and has been shortlisted for the GESS Ambassador to the Environment award.

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