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Let’s face it. Most of us like stories. Everyone has a story to tell and there are so many ways to tell a story. Sometimes it’s fun to imagine a story in your head. I guess that’s why it’s often difficult to put a good book down!
We also know its important to have students be innovative and creative.…Continue
Added by Pamela Jimison on July 23, 2014 at 3:56pm — No Comments
Join our global writing project for students aged 6 years through to 18 years of age. The semester 2 competition will be launched in August this year. Global%20English%20Writing%20Competition%20-%20Secondary%202014.pdf - This is an example of the semester 1 competition that has just…Continue
Added by Karen Yager on June 28, 2014 at 4:30am — No Comments
It is time to COMPLETELY change the design and process for school & educational institutions.
Not curriculum, not teachers..
but QUESTIONS.. that need answering
& Learning Specialists + Experts who are willing to share information with eager minds.
This question is often raised. The 'collective' or 'networked' brain is a powerful element but when it is a 'global' brain even more so. A full range of perceptions, experiences and thoughts can be brain stormed, discussed and shared and provide an amazing resource. The following question was raised at the 2013 conference by Steve Hargadon and look at the amazing responses from the global brain! Participants in this session brainstormed on the whiteboard and the chat.
Added by Anne Mirtschin on June 14, 2014 at 5:29pm — No Comments
If you are a working engineer with a bachelor’s degree or have just passed out of college the thought of pursuing a masters education in engineering must have come to your mind some or the other time. Here are few advantages that will make you definitely pursue a Masters in engineering.
Education is the way to gain success in every field and when it comes to engineering, Bachelor’s in Technology or Engineering is an…Continue
Added by Saurabh Tyagi on June 3, 2014 at 6:30am — No Comments
Over 900 high school students from the U.S., Canada, and abroad took part in the “World of 7 Billion” video contest hosted by the Education Program at Population Connection. Students were challenged to create a 60 second video that illustrates the connection between world population at 7 billion and one of three topics: climate change, global poverty, and water sustainability. Videos went through three rounds of judging with the final round being determined by a panel of volunteer judges –…Continue
Added by Amanda Frank on May 9, 2014 at 9:07am — No Comments
College degrees are definitely ticket to a high paying job, but it is not the only thing you need to crack a job interview. There is one more important factor that takes you up to the career ladder and that is your communication skill. When you are looking for a job in the Gulf countries, it becomes…Continue
Added by Nargis seikh on May 5, 2014 at 12:00am — No Comments
Administrator: Grazina Likpetriene (Radviliskis Art school, Lithuania)
Co-presenter: Vladimír Mosijenko ( ZŠ Pri Podlužianke 6, Levice, Slovakia)
1. My school and best school sport team (volleyball) (fragment of school anthem in lithuanian)
Presenter: Rusnė Stumbraitė (Pupils aged 15-17 years old)
2. We love sports and dancing (ppt.…Continue
Administrator: Grazina Likpetriene (Radviliskis Art school (Lithuania)
Co-Presenter Names: Vladimir Mosijenko (Slovakia),Tanja Gvozdeva (Latvia), Larisa Tichonova (Lithuania)
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: Europa
Language in Which You Will Present: Russian, English
Target Audience(s): Administrators interested in school…
Added by Vladimir Mosijenko on April 27, 2014 at 2:44am — No Comments
Added by Mario Antonio Echeverría Mancía on April 26, 2014 at 4:00pm — No Comments
I was very much impressed with the presentation by Kelly Mendoza on 28th March through online
School Leadership Summit 2014 - about the Digital Citizenship Resources for K-12 available through http://www.commonsensemedia.org . I went through this site explored and found it is really useful for the present generation and they made ever useful required material available for educators parents and students.
I want to…Continue
Added by Ravuru Paul on March 31, 2014 at 7:51pm — No Comments
Added by Global Education Magazine on March 8, 2014 at 4:30pm — No Comments
In mobile learning, cloud…Continue
Added by Kyle Albert on March 4, 2014 at 2:55am — No Comments
It is worthy to know and understand the fact that education is the greatest and the most vital tool that will enable anyone to excel in life in this present world of ours,it is the only legacy one should try very hard to live for his or her children.So as to enable them to excel in life and be able to stand the test of time and be able to stand shoulder high among their equals.This is why in my opinion I believe Education Is a very Vital tool.…Continue
Dear Teachers/ Students
We are a beautiful class here in Africa ( specifically, the beautiful and peaceful country Ghana). As part of our global learning curriculum we have a number of projects that might interest you.
Just Outside Our Windows:
A Look at Communities Around the World. - We would like to share views of our communities with classrooms around the world, and exchange information about what makes each of our…Continue
Added by king attrams on February 21, 2014 at 3:17pm — No Comments
The search for knowledge never ends. Even age is never an issue.
Soroti- Most people in their 70s and onwards have retired from the daily slog of work and live a less active life. Not Joyce Atim, an 80-year-old resident of Opiro village, Soroti Sub-county, Soroti…
Added by Hillary on February 21, 2014 at 5:07am — No Comments
La Red Virtual Iberoamericana de Estudio de las NIIF -ReVE-NIIF, invita a la comunidad contable internacional, profesionales en ejercicio, empresarios, financieros y a profesores y estudiantes del área contable y auditoría miembros de ReVE-NIIF al:
Added by Mario Antonio Echeverría Mancía on February 18, 2014 at 3:43pm — No Comments
From Daily Monitor
Gayaza High School in Mpigi District has been recognised by the Microsoft Corporation as one of the best academic institutions in the world.
The honour comes after the school participated in a world-wide competition in which 80 schools were shortlisted.
In an e-mail sent out on…
Added by Hillary on February 17, 2014 at 4:27am — No Comments
The World Top 20 Education Poll’s first quarter rankings for the World’s Best Education System will let students, teachers, and parents vote online to help select the country on March 31.
The 2014 World Top 20 Education Poll ranks and monitors 220 countries education systems…Continue
Added by Albert Mitchell II on February 15, 2014 at 10:31am — No Comments
Leaving home and embarking on a new life as a student can be very exciting. This fabled 'coming of age' step that is so frequently eulogised is supposed to be one of the best times of our lives. So what happens if we don't feel the same buzz as everyone else? What if when we arrive at university or college, it all seems like a bit of an anti-climax? What if your expectations aren't met? What if all you think about is how much you miss home and family?
All these 'what ifs' are…Continue
Added by Jane Davies on February 13, 2014 at 9:00am — No Comments