Here is a message from the Global Education Conference Network with loads of opportunities for you and your class:
Global Collaboration Day
“September 21st is the third annual Global Collaboration Day! Experienced global educators are hosting a plethora of online activities for students, pre-service teachers, educators, parents, and organization leaders. Take a look at the calendar of events in your time zone and the more detailed directory of events! If you would like to host an event yourse...Read more
The Microsoft Education Exchange (E2) is Microsoft in Education’s annual event recognizing and celebrating the achievements of educators who combine content, pedagogy, and technology in exemplary ways to prepare students for success. This year, E2 took place in Toronto, Canada between 21 and 23 March 2017 and included almost 300 teachers and education thought leaders from countries around the world. SchoolNet’s Megan Rademeyer, who is a Microsoft Fellow, attended E2 and presented a session entitle...Read more
What is Global Leadership week?
Global Leadership Week (GLW) is a week-long celebration of leadership through global action in K-20 education, taking place April 25 – 29, 2016, and organized by the Global Education Conference (GEC) Network. GLW is an opportunity for global education leaders (and those who want to be!) to learn from one another and share effective principles in leadership, particularly within the context of an interconnected, global age.
What happens duri...Read more
GlobalEd TV is a free inclusive and comprehensive webinar series which spotlights theories and best practices related to multiculturalism in schools and organizations all over the world. This 5 part series is designed to inform educators, students and parents about the role of cultural and global competence in education. Hosted twice a month by the Global Education Conference Network, the Learning Revolution, and Know My World, participants will be included in global conversations with featured exper...Read more
This is an email from the Global Education network regarding their upcoming webinar
“Join us on Thursday, December 3, from 7:00 – 8:00 pm US-EST, (UTC-5) for a look at the latest research in learning science and why it matters to math teachers. For South African teachers this would be 2am – 3am!
How can we take the research about teaching and learning and translate it into practice?
What are: “framing,” the “growth mindset,” the “testing effect,” the “ret...Read more