Use technology to engage students in a global collaboration project.
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May 28, 2013
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Children's literature about the world and its cultures compels young minds to investigate ways of life and thinking that can be different—or quite similar—to their own. It offers important perspectives as students build basic literacy skills.
May 11, 2013
The Pulitzer Center on Crisis Reporting employs innovative, nontraditional techniques in two complementary worlds: journalism and education. Understand some of the digital tools they use--and get inspired to involve students in world events.
May 02, 2013
A look at how the World Wide Web changed education--and the world.
February 05, 2013
The future is increasingly global. How do we, as educators, prepare students to be globally competent?
January 10, 2013
Ways to introduce authentic, global, and project-based learning.
October 30, 2012
This is an incredible school redesign story. In Bangladesh, 20% of the country goes underwater each year. Severe flooding prevents students from attending school for a good portion of time. In any given year, dozens if not hundreds of schools are destroyed. Even more schools are shut down because...
August 28, 2012
A continuation from last week's post on how teachers can collaborate with other educators around the world. by Honor Moorman Last Friday, I suggested taking a look at some of the successful global collaboration projects educators are already engaged in and thinking about the kind of project you'r...
August 24, 2012
How to work with educators around the world and model this type of learning for students.
August 09, 2012
Here are some global learning activities and games as well as international news sites for elementary students.