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  • June 28, 2015 -  Global Education Day at the International Society for Technology in Education Conference (ISTE), Philadelphia, PA USA 
  • June 28, 2015 -  The Call for Proposals opens
  • August 1, 2015 -  Rolling session acceptances begin  
  • September 17, 2015 - Global Collaboration Day
  • November 1 - Proposals due for the 2015 Global Education Conference
  • November 16 - November 19, 2015  Conference Week


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Your Name and Title: Penny Lorenzo, Assistant Dean of Faculty


School or Organization Name: Kaplan University, School of Legal Studies


Co-Presenter Name(s): Gurmit Kaur, Academic Department Chair


Area of the World from Which You Will Present: US


Language in Which You Will Present: English


Target Audience(s): Faculty


Short Session Description (one line): To discuss rationale and ways to incorporate global education into the classroom.


Full Session Description (as long as you would like): Today's students need a global awareness in order to compete as well as exist in a global marketplace.  As educators, we need to infuse global issues, events, and ethics into the classroom for discussion so that students have a relevant and practical base of global knowledge.  We are one world and students need exposure and awareness of this interconnectedness.  This presentation will discuss the rationale behind global education as well as demonstrate ways to incorporate global education and encourage student engagement in the classroom.


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Please tag your proposal with the tag 2011Teachers.... all one word. Your proposal will not appear in the right place for proposals unless you edit your post, add this tag to the tag field, and save the discussion. Thanks!


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