This event is asynchronous. Teachers and students may participate ANY TIME during Global Collaboration Week and beyond!
Booking starts: Saturday, September 21, 2019 12:00 AM (US/Central)
Booking ends: Saturday, September 21, 2019 3:00 AM (US/Central)
Title of event/project: Global Project Partnerships
Participants should go to this link to start the project. URL to project/event starting point: bit.ly/GCWglobalpartnerships
Classroom teachers are looking to use technology to connect their students to other classrooms around the world. The educational benefits of globally connected teaching and learning are many; students learn about cultures, practice language skills, and develop collaborative skills through project-based learning. Increasingly, teachers using the UN’s Sustainable Development Goals as a framework for creating interdisciplinary activities that help students become problem solvers.
One of the challenges is finding partners for classroom activities. This directory will help educators find each other and determine if there are opportunities for collaboration. Please encourage others to add their information here!
Project/event directions for participation:
This event can be categorized as a:
Asynchronous Collaborative Short Term Project, Asynchronous Long Term Project, Birds-of-a-Feather Virtual Meet Up, Mystery Hangout, Mystery Skype Call, Survey, Other
This event is intended for the following audience(s):
teachers, administrators, organization leaders
Primary language(s) to be spoken at this event: English
Contact First Name: Lucy
Contact Last Name: Gray
Contact Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Contact Twitter Handle: https://twitter.com/elemenous
Host school or organization: GlobalEd Events
Host School or Organization Website URL: http://globaledevents.com
Host Location and Time Zone (UTC): UTC/GMT-6 (Central Standard Time)
This event is organized by: A non-profit organization
Optional field for additional pertinent information: This project is open all week and beyond! Feel free to add your information to our global educator directory any time. This project will only be valuable to others if we get a lot of educators to participate. Share this widely!
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