Your Name and Title: Sara Hassan, Program Officer
School, Library, or Organization Name: TakingITGlobal
Co-Presenter Name(s): Chris Gauthier/Amanda Cembal
Country from Which You Will Present: Canada/Australia
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience (such as primary school teachers, high school administrators, students, etc.): Students, Educators, Administrators
Short Session Description (one line): DeforestACTION is an environmental education program connecting students around the world to learn about, and take action on, the pressing issue of deforestation using innovative, online collaborative technologies.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like): DeforestACTION is an environmental education program connecting students around the world to learn about, and take action on, the pressing issue of deforestation using innovative, online collaborative technologies. Since 2010, DeforestACTION has connected over 18,000 youth and students on environmental learning and action. During this session, we will share the global learning opportunities associated with DeforestACTION, which engages students in project-based learning about deforestation and environmental sustainability. By showcasing the DeforestACTION educational resources, social media and technology tools, you can learn more about this opportunity to help students develop global competencies through international collaborations. In this session, we will:
Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session: www.deforestaction.org
Very good job, I will use it in my class. Congratulations from Mexico !!
Hi Sara, some of my girls have joined this Earthwatchers project. They just love being part of it.