In today’s world, being digitally connected is not enough. Without strong communication skills, we are merely plugged in to a lot of information. Know My World’s intercultural programs leverage the latest technology and access, and combine them with cultural, social and emotional skills. This unique approach prepares students to be connected in a transformative way that creates awareness of self and others.
Trips and opportunities for teachers to learn more about the world and embed authentic experiences and contacts into their curriculum through organised educational tours.
Important story about how data is collected and used across the globe.
My friend and Flat Classroom teacher Anne Mirtschin @murcha from Victoria, Australia writes a sincere and enlightened review about ISTE 2013.
Students of @ebrownorama share their experiences presenting virtually at the flat Classroom Conference, japan this year.
Yong Zhao's new book in 2012 - "The book is about preparing global, creative, and entrepreneurial talents. It is my attempt to answer a number of pressing questions facing education today. These questions are exemplified by two new stories that have dominated the media recently, one around the Facebook IPO and the other the debt and jobs of college graduate"
The Our Day Project is a film that documents a day in the life of children around the world. Using pocket video cameras, hundreds of children document all the detail and colour of their day, giving us an incredible insight into childhood, in Australia and overseas.
"As you begin to explore the possibilities for cross-cultural interaction, global classroom projects, and new learning opportunities, several organizations and facilitators of online spaces can assist in your efforts. Many will actually facilitate these learning opportunities, while others are simply areas for you to connect and collaborate with other educators and students."
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