In education, we often talk about how it's critical it is to teach our students the "Four C's": communication, collaboration, critical thinking, and creativity. While I agree these are critical competencies our students should master, what we miss in this discussion is an emphasis on another very important C, global competency.
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May 18, 2015
May 14, 2015
One of the biggest problems facing the world langauges field is the lack of teachers. This post examines the demand and the potential supply.
May 12, 2015
The Common Core State Standard require students to conduct original research. Here are resources and project ideas to help!
May 07, 2015
What are the policies that states need to have in place to support global education?
May 05, 2015
How can states create and implement an action plan to support education goals? Here are some recommendations based on the example of North Carolina.
May 01, 2015
What was once one of the best CTE/VET systems in the world is now considered to be slipping by those who work within it. Why? What is being done?
April 24, 2015
Engaging in engineering activities offer a meaningful way for youth to develop 21st century skills. Included is a list of useful resources that you can implement in your program.
April 23, 2015
A high school math problem from Singapore made the rounds on the Internet.
April 21, 2015
Five strategies to help you start a global education coalition in your community.
April 16, 2015
There are many digital tools and projects that can connect your students to the world in ways that promote a mindset of taking action and applied learning.