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April 18, 2012
April 05, 2012
We cannot sustain our standard of living, much less our security, if we don't somehow find a national will for excellence with equity and in great haste.
March 20, 2012
Whether you celebrate or bemoan the #KONY2012, ask questions to spur powerful learning around global competencies.
March 16, 2012
I spoke with leaders from Hong Kong, Japan, and Shanghai about global economic recovery, and how education and human resource development are important factors to determine economic strength in the long run.
March 14, 2012
The Global Competence Planning Rubric for school districts focuses on four areas key to the development of global competence: Leadership, Resources, Professional Development, and Curriculum and Instruction.
March 02, 2012
Businesses are calling for greater global competence and language proficiency in job seekers. One state describes how they created a supply that meets the demand.
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 22, 2012
U.S. Vice President Joe Biden and Chinese Vice President Xi Jinping visit a school and focus on educational issues the two nations share.
February 17, 2012
Vivien Stewart, senior advisor to Asia Society, offers advice to districts and states based on the lessons from high-performing school systems.
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.