21st Century Skills: Global Collaboration
Tuesday, June 25, 2014, 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
Global Awareness Quiz
7 Billion - Food for Thought
Global & Cultural Understanding -
More info on Skype Around the World:
Around the World with Skype
Why Make Global Connections?
What are the skills and understandings that can be gained through global connections?
21st Century Skills
21st Century Skills Brochure
Small Group Discussion
How do we encourage global and cultural understanding in our classrooms? How can we do better?
Do we teach our kids in a systematic way how to conduct lives of purpose and service?
How can we expose our students to a greater "diversity of perspectives, viewpoints, and life experiences"?
What is the role of technology in bringing diversity and intercultural awareness into the curriculum?
Each group respond to 4 questions on your wiki page
Share with whole group
Question Responses SI 2012.docx
Search your standards (or content area of your choice) for the identified skills and understandings*. Add references to wiki page.
In which standard do you find opportunities for global connections and/or service learning projects (if not explicitly stated)?
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Reading Writing Communicating
Drama and Theater
ISTE NETS for Students
Tools to collaborate globally and "glocally":
Our Today's Meet
- Kristin Lubich, Mountain Ridge
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More tools to collaborate globally and "glocally"
Our Edmodo Collaboration Space- Join with code
- Additional Resources
Toni Olivieri-Barton, Woodmen Roberts Elementary
Have your questions ready!
Livebinder on Skype in the Classroom
Time to explore
Start building your lesson/unit plan
Global Connection Planning.doc
Global Connection Planning in Google Docs
More Project Examples
Framing a Skype Learning Experience
", by Silvia Tolisano
High Hopes Project
The Journey North
The Journey North Website
Skype Interview with author Cory Doctorow
EF Tours -
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Global Student Leadership Summit
My pictures from China
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