Find a class or people to connect with:


The Global Goals
50 Awesome Ways to Use Skype in the Classroom
Chatting Across the USA
Do Something
Flat Connections
The Global Classroom Project - This was from 2011-12 - but might be an idea worth repeating - care to organize it?!
Global Classrooms Model UN
Global Collaborative Project Ideas Inspired by Learning 2.0
Global Giving
Global Education Conference (free & online)
Global School Net
Global SchoolNet Cyber Fair
Global Trek Teachers Guide - Scholastic
Global Virtual Classroom Wiki
Journey North (Now available as an app!)
Kiva: Loans that Change Lives
    • "Kiva Microfinancing - club at Hotchkiss School
      Through an organization called Kiva (, this club makes no-interest loans to poor people around the world who need money to start their own businesses. Once their businesses become a sustainable source of income, loan recipients pay the money back over a set period of time. The club raises awareness of microfinance, and has monthly meetings to select loan recipients."
How to Connect Your Students Globally
Learning to Give Service Project Toolkits
My Hero Project
Panwapa Island - For primary students

Service Learning K-12 from Public Schools of North Carolina
Siemens We Can Change the World Challenge
Heifer Project
Beauty and the Bees
Read this Book and Use It
Unicef Global Classroom
Global Classroom Project List
Atin Afrika

Skype connections with authors

-from Around the World with 80 Schools by Langwitches

More Tools

Global Awareness Rubric (High School) - from Meteri/NCREL
Google Earth Help
Geoguesser -online game
Global Competency Planning Rubric - from Asia Society
Wikispaces for Educators
Big Huge Labs (trading cards tool)
World Clock

Articles and Information of Interest

Develop Strategies for Infusing Global Awareness - tons of resources!
Service Learning and Saving the World
Teaching Global Awareness
Global Competency or Global Understanding? Blog post by Nancy White

Digital CitizenshipService Learning Project

Digiteens: Digital Citizenship by Digital Teenagers
by Vicki Davis (Cool Cat Teacher) and Westwood Schools Students

Possible global, musical project (perhaps on a smaller scale!)

To start the conversation about what can be done with money we spend on frivolous things like music videos...