Category Archives: Global Learning

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Global Project: Visualize Poetry Around the World

Description of Project: Based on Taylor Mali’s visit to The American School of Sao Paulo, Meryl Zeidenberg and I were inspired to amplify students’ poetry writing by adding a visual and…

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BLC 2014- Global Pedagogy, Not Just a Project

I presented Global Pedagogy, Not Just a Project at BLC 2014- Building Learning Communities in Boston, MA. It’s time to move beyond the “wow” factor of a global project designed…

Global Literacy with Heidi Hayes Jacobs

A short video with Heidi Hayes Jacobs talking about the necessity of being globally literate. Links she mentions: Curriculum21 Hub Global Partnership Hub Mastering Global Literacy Book Pulitzer Center Projects…

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Be the Fly on the Wall: Mystery Skype

There can never be enough examples from the classroom to share. The benefits are many, from creating a ripple effect  of digitally documenting and sharing to a glimpse in someone else’s classroom by…

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Sharing and Amplification Ripple Effect

What Do You Have to Lose?  was a blog post I wrote 4 years ago… It is a new idea for many classroom teachers/students to move from writing, reading and…