Teachers For Global Classrooms
Global Education Guide and Travel Blog -- one stop shopping for Edisto High Global Education resources.
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Through investigating the world, recognizing perspectives, communicating ideas, and taking action, global education helps young people participate in shaping a shared future for the world. It prepares students for a world that is rapidly becoming more complex and diverse. Global students take responsibility for their actions and see themselves as global citizens who can make a difference.
This two minute video encapsulates the primary components of global education ...
Our recent travels in dance
Expand your horizons.. British author Ann Morgan tells a story about how she read translated works from every country in the world over the course of a year...
here is her list... http://ayearofreadingtheworld.com/thelist/
21st century teachers use enabling technologies to broaden the perspectives of our students and enhance global awareness. Technologies are evolving and we must evolve to embrace leveraging tools for education.
Danger in a Single StoryOur lives, our cultures, are composed of many overlapping stories. Novelist Chimamanda Adichie tells the story of how she found her authentic cultural voice — and warns that if we hear only a single story about another person or country, we risk a critical misunderstanding.
The videos below and the blog at the left sidebar document travel in 2016 to the Republic of Georgia and the Republic of Korea ...