Your Name and Title:
Britt Gow, Science and Maths teacher
School or Organization Name:
Hawkesdale P12 College
Area of the World from Which You Will Present:
SW Victoria, Australia
Language in Which You Will Present:
Middle years science teachers
Short Session Description:
This presentation will focus on examples of global science projects and tools that can be used.
Full Session Description:
Global projects in science offer students the opportunity to compare the results of experiments and collaborate with peers from different backgrounds, interests and experiences. This presentation will show a range of global projects, including the Online Science Fair, international Energy Challenge and the SHOUT! Tree Banding program. We will also discuss some effective web2.0 tools that can be used to communicate and learn collectively across the globe.
Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session:
Technoscience for Teachers: http://brittgow.global2.vic.edu.au ;
Digital Toolbox for Science Teachers and Learners: http://digitaltoolbox.wikispaces.com