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The Global Search for Education: More From Finland

The Global Search for Education:  More From Finland | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it
"Our teachers in Finland are quite autonomous already.
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Schools cannot solve all of society's problems, says minister | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation

Schools cannot solve all of society's problems, says minister | Globicate - Global Education for a New Generation | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it
Nick Gibb says the best way for schools to tackle social problems is to make sure children are well-educated (Fully agree! Schools cannot solve all of society's problems!
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Remodelling pupils through global school partnerships – Times of ...

Remodelling pupils through global school partnerships – Times of ... | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it
It provides advice and guidance, professional development opportunities and grants to schools to develop partnerships and promote global education through their curricula. “The Global School Partnership scheme has made ...
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International schools: now more than three million children get a global education - Telegraph

International schools: now more than three million children get a global education - Telegraph | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it
The number of children at international schools has passed the three million mark, with (Massive boom in international #schools: 3 million children now educated in such institutions including many #expat kids http://t.co/OIgbO1Bs...)...
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Global Digital Storytelling

Global Digital Storytelling | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it

JAM (Journalism Arts and Media) along with Global Education at the University of Oregon are announcing a call for participation. We are looking for schools across the globe interested in partnering up for a global digital storytelling project in the K-12 system. For more information please email Alina Padilla-Miller at apadilla@uoregon.edu.

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Re-envisioning Modern Pedagogy: Educators as Curators

Presentation given at SXSWedu on March 6, 2012.
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Quadblogging - The Global Education Collaborative

Quadblogging - The Global Education Collaborative | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it

For some reason, I could tell you plenty about the geography of most place around the world, but my geography of the United States is terrible. Fortunately it is improving, thanks to two schools from Michigan and one from Colorado joining the Writers' club... I hope to continue to be able to locate these on a map!...


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Education Articles: Benefits of Educational Technology

With the use of technology, several arenas are seeing changes and education is also one of them. The birth of educational technology has proved to be a boon to students the world over. Not only in the regular setting, but also in educating ...
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Professors Explore Alternatives to Traditional Lectures - Harvard Crimson

Professors Explore Alternatives to Traditional Lectures - Harvard Crimson | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it
Professors Explore Alternatives to Traditional LecturesHarvard CrimsonThis unusual teaching method is called peer instruction, and Mazur is just one of the many professors at the School of Engineering and Applied Sciences to employ unusual...
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The Education Technology Blog: Reflection: The Ultimate iPad ...

Discover some of the best ways to integrate technology in education with this innovative education technology blog for K-12 teachers. iPad apps, web 2.0 tools, and the best free technology tools for teachers will all be featured ...
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What's Global about the Common Core Standards?

What's Global about the Common Core Standards? | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it
by Margaret Reed Millar The Asia Society Partnership for Global Learning and the Council of Chief State School Officers (CCSSO) partnered together to define global competence and the skills and abilit (RT @ReadyForSpanish: Ready for Spanish prepares...

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U.S. Education in Chinese Lockstep? Bad Move. - Commentary - The Chronicle of Higher Education

U.S. Education in Chinese Lockstep? Bad Move. - Commentary - The Chronicle of Higher Education | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it

The education systems in China and the United States not only are headed in opposite directions, but are aiming at exactly what the other system is trying to give up.

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Expanding Horizons Through Technology

Expanding Horizons Through Technology | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it

Afterschool and other out-of-school time programs provide young people with opportunities to connect to new content, peers, and experiences. And increasingly, these programs are creating meaningful connections for youth through technology, engaging young people in learning, sharing, and collaborating with the world.


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Gaming: Leveling Up Global Competence

Gaming: Leveling Up Global Competence | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it
Anthony Jackson is vice president for education at Asia Society.
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OSPI International Education Office | Global Washington | Convene ...

OSPI International Education Office | Global Washington | Convene ... | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it
Organization Description. The Washington State Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction (OSPI) International Education Office seeks to integrate global perspectives in a variety of academic disciplines that include Social Studies (civics, ...
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Guest Column: We must help students reach today's latest technology - Post-Bulletin

Guest Column: We must help students reach today's latest technologyPost-BulletinCosts in educational endeavors come in more than one form and need to be carefully weighed.
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Share of overseas students choosing to study in the UK set to grow

Share of overseas students choosing to study in the UK set to grow | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it
A major investigation into the global HE market has shown how well placed UK universities are to take advantage of growth in the sector. Kim Catheside reports.
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Technology and 21st Century Learning | New Learning Institute

Technology and 21st Century Learning | New Learning Institute | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it

These films look specifically at the ways that the latest digital and mobile technologies can potentially transform the ways that young people communicate, collaborate, and learn.

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PenPal News Demo Video

PenPal News is a web app that uses news as a conversation-starter to connect students around the world.

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New Global Classroom Collaboration Challenges

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Next week, beginning March 5, the P2PU School of Ed will be beginning two new global classroom collaboration projects, and we'd love to have you join us in these projects!



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DIAC addresses challenges within Education Sector at Global Education Forum - WAM - Emirates News Agency

DIAC addresses challenges within Education Sector at Global Education ForumWAM - Emirates News AgencyWAM Dubai, Mar 02, 2012 (WAM)--To meet the aspirations and expectations of students today, educational institutions need to introduce new and niche...
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10 Principles of Successful E-Learning | OEB Newsportal

10 Principles of Successful E-Learning | OEB Newsportal | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it

In 2005, Professors Anderson and McCormick wrote A Common Framework for E-learning Quality and Ten Pedagogic Principles of E-Learning, describing an approach to the development of effective e-learning programs.

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Moving Online Learning Platforms into a Global Network Era

Moving Online Learning Platforms into a Global Network Era | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it

Oba is a global educational network coordinated by the University of Oregon College of Education. Members of the network are connected through an online learning platform that provides a secure environment for schools to connect globally and multiple levels of functionality for students and educational leaders.

 

The Oba learning platform supports its global community engaged in a broad range of collaborative activities, entrepreneurial opportunities, professional development, informal and formal academic courses and programs... 

 

http://globaleducation.uoregon.edu/


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The #GlobalEd Yellow Pages

The #GlobalEd Yellow Pages | Global Leadership at UO | Scoop.it

Welcome. This electronic directory of global education resources for K-12 teachers contains nearly 1,000 entries (many of which link to additional sources). These resources are organized into categories in the Table of Contents shown at the left. Information about the resources was obtained from a questionnaire distributed to educational service providers and from a search of the Internet.


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