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

Translate

Latest Activity

Helaine W. Marshall posted a video

Online Learning - Beyond the Buzz Transforming Instruction with the Flipped Approach

Beyond the Buzz: Transforming instruction with the flipped approach – from lecture hall to seminar – Dr. Helaine Marshall, Associate Professor of Education a...
4 hours ago
Profile Icon via Twitter
Letting Teachers Be Free https://t.co/10hhzkjITM
Twitter7 hours ago · Reply · Retweet
Helaine W. Marshall posted a discussion
10 hours ago
Profile Icon via Twitter
Daniel Yankelovich, Master of Public Opinion Research, Dies at 92 https://t.co/OTlx65pJrt
Twitter19 hours ago · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
RT @WimbledonSchL: Such a great Global Ed experience w/ @Glenridge_OCPS Ss' & @AlisonHannon on @GoGlobalED w/ @SkypeClassroom & @Flipgrid
Twitteryesterday · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
The Great Ocean Hackathon – TakingITGlobal – Medium https://t.co/gopfGSBvDU
Twitteryesterday · Reply · Retweet
Brad Bielawski posted a discussion
yesterday
Profile Icon via Twitter
Monday Morning MindsetASCD Inservice https://t.co/gyiId0dVH4
Twitteryesterday · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
RT @betasocialstudy: Did you participate in #GlobalEd17 in our #ONEDAY @flipgrid project? If so, Ts and Ss, please fill out feedback info h…
Twitteryesterday · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
Twitteryesterday · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
RT @unfoundation: Connect to change the world at @ThePeopleSummit today! Watch and engage here: https://t.co/D9Quj926au #GlobalPeopleSummit
TwitterFriday · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
RT @ThePeopleSummit: Check out the hashtags being used around the world when people talk about the #GlobalPeopleSummit https://t.co/RaB35Bb
TwitterFriday · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
This summit is taking place ONLINE today. Global educators, you might be interested! #globaled17 #GlobalEdChathttps://t.co/d2Aoo2978I
TwitterFriday · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
RT @ThePeopleSummit: We use technology for good- in the recent earthquake in Nepal, we used drones to map out the damage @boazpaldi @UNDP #…
TwitterFriday · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
Everyone on the #planet is invited to the #GlobalPeopleSummit today (September 22) starting at 7:30am ET… https://t.co/W4AlkMQEtX
TwitterFriday · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
TwitterFriday · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
RT @rensink_connie: The UN is the coordinator of the #GlobalGoals It's up to us to #TeachSDGs & work to meet them #GlobalEd17 #GlobalEd htt…
TwitterFriday · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
RT @Fight4Library: Check out this Flipgrid response! https://t.co/zKkxBSpxOz BV students participate in #globalcollaborationday @5mrssitrick
TwitterFriday · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
RT @hsingmaster: Want resources for teaching about our changing environment? Here's our #globaledchat transcript from yesterday: https://t.…
TwitterFriday · Reply · Retweet
Profile Icon via Twitter
I liked a @YouTube video https://t.co/Gu2S1oeGfF Write Our World - Multicultural eBooks by Kids for Kids
TwitterFriday · Reply · Retweet

The Dream Flag Project -- connecting students to their dreams and their dreams to the world

Your Name and Title: Jeffrey Harlan, Director of The Dream Flag Project & English Teacher


School, Library, or Organization Name: The Dream Flag Project hosted by The Agnes Irwin School


Co-Presenter Name(s): Sandra Crow


Country from Which You Will Present: USA


Language in Which You Will Present: English


Target Audience (such as primary school teachers, high school administrators, students, etc.): K-12 teachers, librarians, community organizers


Short Session Description (one line): See what has captured the heart songs of more than 75,000 students in K-12 from Nepal to Rwanda and from Alaska to Honduras. Lean how to join in.


Full Session Description (one paragraph minimum):

The Dream Flag Project is K-12 poetry, art, and community-building project that connects students to their dreams and their dreams to the world. It is inspired by the poetry of Langston Hughes and the tradition of Himalayan prayer flags. In this session, participants will learn about the project through video, stills, and many examples of student work. Curriculum resources on the project web site will be highlighted and, to the extent possible, participants will begin to create a Dream Flag on-line. Participants will also lean how the project can help them for direct connections with schools across the globe and across the street that help facilitate collaboration, dialog, and shared goals.


Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session:

www.dreamflags.org

www.dreamflags.ning.com

Views: 118

Attachments:

Reply to This

Replies to This Discussion

Hi Jeff, this sounds like a wonderful project. However, to enable your session to be searchable can you choose and add from the tags below those that are applicable. Then go up to options>edit your tags and add them in before your existing tags. If you have any questions, please ask. These are the tags to choose from:- 

2012Teachers 2012Students 2012Curricular 2012Policy 2012Gaming or go back and check the instructions page again for detail on each of the tags.

Thanks. Got it.

RSS

© 2017   Created by Lucy Gray.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service