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The Global Competency Matrix

The Global Competence Matrix was created as part of the Council of Chief State School Officers’ EdSteps Project, in partnership with the Asia Society Partnership for Global Learning. You can…

Add Global Perspectives to your Google Search

When you are multilingual, you are used to the fact that news is being reported differently (from another point of view/perspective) in different countries. Before the Internet, you only knew…

Create Your Own E-Book for Your iPad

Recently I had created a “Read-Along” book for our first graders to accompany their Magic Tree House podcast and am continuing  to have fun creating e-books for my iPad from…

The Teacher as a Conductor of an Orchestra

Should Teachers Be More Like Conductors? This bog post from 2009 took me to the following TED talk by Itay Talgam. Although I am not a musician, nor listen to…

Guide to 21st Century Skills, Literacies, Fluency Flyer

You can download the Guide to 21st Century Skills, Literacies, Fluency (pdf) here. 21stcentury Skills Literacies Fluency