Learning Circles – Collaboration and Professional Learning Opportunity

  Learning Circles – Register Now for September 30th Start! iEARN Learning Circles is a fantastic opportunity for K-12 iEARN educators and students to take part in a highly interactive and facilitated project experience among a small number of schools located throughout the world. There is a topic of interest for everyone in all grade levels. Participants will identify and implement a classroom project related to the theme, then gain input and feedback from partner classrooms before developin...

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iEARN Learning Circles Registration Open!

If you are looking for well-run international collaborative project for your learners to participate in, don’t miss the next session of  iEARN Global Learning Circles! What are Learning Circles? Learning Circles are highly interactive, project-based partnerships among a small number of schools located throughout the world. Teachers sign up and are then assigned to a group based on their interest and the grade level and subjects they teach. Themes for projects include: Places and Perspective...

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Get your learners involved in an international collaborative project

Connecting with students from other countries can provide your learners with a rewarding opportunity to interact with people from other cultures and different backgrounds. Collaborating on a common project provides all participants with a common goal, that each group can contribute towards. Great projects provide all participants with opportunities to work towards addressing a global challenge, whilst bringing their own local knowledge and experiences to the task. Our friends at iEarn empower te...

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Water is Life – Collaborate on a global problem

The water shortages in Cape Town have made all South Africans, particularly those living in the Western Cape, very much aware of the importance of saving water. But access to adequate, safe water is a global problem – we can both learn from ideas that are working in other countries, and our learners can contribute ideas of their own. In February 2018, you can sign up to take part in the iEARN Water is Life project. As part of this global collaborative project, your students will be involved in ac...

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Think about joining an iEARN global, collaborative project…

What is iEARN? iEARN (https://iearn.org/) is a non-profit organization made up of well over 30,000 schools and youth organizations in more than 140 countries. Omashani Naidoo from SchoolNet is the Country Co-ordinator for South Africa. iEARN empowers teachers and young people to work together online using the Internet and other new communications technologies. More than 2,000,000 students and 500 educators each day are engaged in collaborative project work worldwide. 30 different languages are...

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Consider joining a Global Learning Circle – a great way to collaborate with other teachers and classes globally

What are Global Learning Circles? The Global Learning Circles project attempts to draw participation from iEARN members in as many countries as possible.  Teachers and students work together in small groups to learn about each other by exchanging cultural information and working together in collaborative project work.    There are two sessions each year, September – January and January – May.  This session begins September 30, 2016, and ends on January 15, 2017...

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Please join in the iEARN Virtual Media Festival on Friday June 17th 3pm (UTC+2…)

iEARN is celebrating 10 years of the Adobe Youth Voices Program with a wonderful virtual media festival showcasing films, design work and other youth productions from the iEARN collaborative media projects. This is the culmination of the AYV inspired iEARN Media Production and Exhibition Mini-Grants.  This is a video conference event using Adobe Connect so all are invited to join virtually.  Details Date: Friday, June 17 at 1:00 pm UTC (9:00 am EST).  Register: Ple...

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The 2016 iEARN Conference and Youth Summit in Pune India takes place from 3rd – 8th July 2016.

You are invited to attend the 2016 iEARN Conference and Youth Summit in Pune India from 3rd – 8th July 2016. iEARN 2016 Conference Theme FOSTERING QUALITY IN EDUCATION Participants can present their papers or can conduct workshops or action research projects or share success stories of iEARN projects in the following areas: Schools and community  Teacher Development  Leadership in schools  Innovation and change  Quality standards in schools  Visioning practice in Sc...

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SchoolNet delegates attend XXII iEARN Conference and Youth Summit 2015 in Brasilia

iEARN empowers teachers and young people to work together online using the Internet and other new communication technologies. Over 2,000,000 students each day engage in collaborative project work worldwide. iEARN provides a platform for teachers and learners to communicate, apply and share knowledge. The iEARN conference was held at ESAF School of Finance and Administration in Brasilia. Delegates arrived on Sunday mid-day and were warmly welcomed by the conference organizers.  A total of thirty-fi...

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Want to have your iEARN Project included in the 2015-2016 iEARN Project Book? Looking for South African initiated projects…

What is iEARN? iEARN is a non-profit organization made up of over 30,000 schools and youth organizations in more than 140 countries. iEARN empowers teachers and young people to work together online using the Internet and other new communications technologies. Over 2,000,000 students each day are engaged in collaborative project work worldwide. There are over 150 projects in iEARN, all designed and facilitated by teachers and students to fit their curriculum and classroom needs and schedules. Projects tak...

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