Welcome to our online community focused on globally connected teaching and learning. Contribute ideas, resources, and inspiration!


Latest Activity

Profile Icon via Twitter
Big announcement from iEARN! Their next conference and summit will be taking place next July in Virginia!... https://t.co/ypEKfRmxGK
Twitter14 minutes ago · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
Great news! This will be taking place in Virginia! 2018 iEARN Conference and Youth Summit Announcement… https://t.co/C0cGsOdnsB
Twitter17 minutes ago · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
RT @EmpaticoOrg: In honor of #IEW2017, join 250+ other classrooms in teaching students to #SparkEmpathy: https://t.co/eG4BzaL0gw
Twitter1 hour ago · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
RT @TeamSolutionsU: Us: Here are free solutions stories and resources that #teachers and #students can use in classrooms. You: Are you seri…
Twitter1 hour ago · Reply · Retweet

Your Name and Title: Peter Raatz, Teacher and Google Certified Trainer

School or Organization Name: Reynolds School District

Co-Presenter Name(s):

Area of the World from Which You Will Present: Pennsylvania, USA, Eastern Time Zone

Language in Which You Will Present: English

Target Audience(s): Teachers, Curriculum Coordinators

Short Session Description (one line): Utilizing LMS and Cloud-based technologies to foster global awareness in rural communities.

Full Session Description (as long as you would like): This session examines the benefits of using Learning Management Systems and Cloud-based Technologies to engage students in a global studies curriculum that utilizes international travel as the capstone component. The case study for this presentation is a course created and administered during the years 2010-2014. This presentation will examine how to create such a curriculum, what technologies could be used to foster global awareness and development, and how to add a capstone international travel component to the experience. All information is geared toward rural communities which have limited exposure to diversity and international themes.

Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session: None

Views: 51

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion


Can you put a title in the title field of your proposal instead of "Presentation Proposal"? Once you've done this, I'll be happy to approve your session.


Lucy Gray

Conference Co-Chair

I hope that meets your needs.


© 2017   Created by Lucy Gray.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service