"What a wonderful speaker! The gaming component is AWESOME!"
"a lot of useful links and interesting information... great inspiration for further work"
"It was a helpful session for all the teachers. All teachers should see this event and learn it."
"Great presentation! Great ideas shared."
"great resources which I can use in my projects and classroom"
"Learned a lot, it was great. Thank you."
"I love being able to attend online from my work or home. Thank you!!"
"Great information and some great thoughts and links. Awesome."
"it was a wonderful session... just a wonderful event. Very informative and educative."
"Incredible abundance of useful resources."
"I have my students attending - 5 years in a row."
"Awesome and inspiring! Definitely a powerful way to connect the world and raise people's awareness about issues that are affecting us as stipulated in the Global Goals."
The list of today's sessions, in US-Eastern Standard Time, is below. To see the the full conference schedule in your own time zone, with the direct links to session rooms, REGISTER NOW (free)--or, if registered, check your conference email confirmation. Want to volunteer to help moderate sessions? It's not too late! Sign up and information here. It's a ton of fun, you'll be doing some good, and you'll have the undying gratitude of the conference organizers!
Tuesday, November 14th
talking kites in the footsteps of J. Korczak - Ruty Hotzen
The positive impact of digital exchanges around the globe - Quratulain Hussain
My Identity, Your Identity Culture Project: Global Online Collaboration in Action - Nicolle Boujaber-Diederichs, Said Belgra, Asma Albriki
Free research-based educational material from Finland - Marianne Juntunen, Ph. D.
Cavando Bajo las Fs de la Educación Global para Experiencias Más Profundas - Jennifer D. Klein
Harnessing Global Efficacy through Literature and Technology - Justin Peter Manwell
Learning math from students around the world - Chris Collins
Globally Conscious Mathematics - Kristy Beam
How can schools be vehicles for creating community wellness? - Jennifer Moore
How might preparation for and engagement in a protest poetry festival enhance Grade 10 boys’ understanding of global conflict? - Glynnis Moore
Global Students Global Perspectives - Amazing Race Project - Laurie Clement
Self Identity and Global Connection - Erin Dowd
KEYNOTE: Ariel Tichnor-Wagner, Senior Fellow of Global Competence, ASCD
Bringing learning BACK INTO the classroom - Liu Yijie
Kids @SOS Children Village Going Global with iEARN and Mathletics - Sheeba Ajmal
Teaching Math and Global Themes with Children's Literature - Glenna Gustafson, Pre-service educators in the Teaching and Learning Mathematics
Bridges to Argentina: Teaching and Learning with First Grade Partners and their Teachers - Susan Jacques Pierson
Optimizing OERs Globally Through ICT Literacy - Dr. Lesley Farmer
Maverick Leadership - Mike Lawrence
Virtual STEM Competition-Your Community, Your World - Volita Russell, Tinika Fails
Upward Mobility: Supporting the Academic Nomad through Blended Learning - Julia Zeigler, Terra Gargano
KEYNOTE: Fabrice Fresse + Jean-Luc Moreau
10 Ways to Easily Integrate Global Collaborations in Your Daily Curriculum - Rhett Oldham
Creating Global Citizens through Teen Service Travel - Joanne Trangle, Jodi Sabra
Great Global Challenge Project Awardee Presentation: Why should I study a Foreign Language? - Ruth Valle, Athalo Carrao, Alexis Radney
Student conversation on Girls and Sports - Sean Terwilliger, Nan Hambrose, Vanessa Campbell, Deborah Glymph
Designing for All: Lessons from a Global Network of Maker Classrooms - Lisa Jobson, Jonelle Lorantas, Mahfuza Rahman, Elyse Gainor
Opening up Statistics Education to a Global Audience - Larry Musolino
Participatory Spontaneity: What Is It and How Can We Achieve It with Global Audiences Online? - Helen Teague
Write Our World - Multilingual eBooks by Kids for Kids - Julie Carey, Dr. Leigh Zeitz
KEYNOTE: Erin Towns, Global Educator, Edward Little High School
Going Beyond the Hour of Code - Bryan L. Miller
Just Little ol' Me Sharing my Global Collaboration Experiences. - Lynn Koresh
Student conversation on LGBTQ+ Issues - Sean Terwilliger and Emma Maney
Building up an organization (from scratch!) for a Global impact! - Montserrat Fregoso Fonseca, Maria Fernanda, Fregoso Fonseca
Children's Literature for Solving Real-World Problems - Tina Genay
Preparing Students for Careers in a Globally Connected World - Heather Singmaster
The Impact of a Cultural Immersion Program on Student Perceptions of the “Other”: A Pilot Study - Sarah Thomas