Global service learning programs help youth connect local issues of concern with people and communities in countries facing the same issues.
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August 15, 2012
August 09, 2012
Here are some global learning activities and games as well as international news sites for elementary students.
July 18, 2012
Simulations help students develop the knowledge, skills, and dispositions needed for success in the world at large.
May 22, 2012
The Common Core State Standards view global awareness as an essential feature of college and career readiness. Elizabeth Howald, program director at Primary Source, a non-profit organization dedicated to deepening teachers’ knowledge of world histories and cultures, shares with us techniques a...
April 02, 2012
Some online games lead to real-world learning and action. Learn more and try some games for yourself.
March 30, 2012
Online games test students' knowledge, build complex thinking skills, and some even require players to make decisions that help them understand the complex nature of global issues. Learn more and try some games for yourself.
February 24, 2012
Language teachers often use a lot of gestures, especially in beginner level classes. New research shows there is a method to the kinesthetic madness.
February 09, 2012
Climate change, population growth, pandemic diseases, and pollution. Green technologies, new mobility systems, and advances in biotechnology. The science classroom is a powerful place for students to explore local implications of global problems and opportunities.