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Global study of student scores a mixed bag for US - WPEC

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Global study of student scores a mixed bag for USWPECWASHINGTON (AP) -- An international study shows American students perform better than the global average, but still lag behind many of their peers in Asia and Europe.
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5 Big Education Technology Trends of 2013 - Edudemic

5 Big Education Technology Trends of 2013 - Edudemic | If the world were a village - global thoughts for global education | Scoop.it
... next year? What are the biggest education technology trends we should expect in 2013? ... Featured Articles · Most Popular · Trending Topics · Home ...
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5 Actions that Speak Louder than Words

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Your actions speak so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.  ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson As the end of the first semester draws to a close, growing lists of responsibilities, a rising degree of student...
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Transitioning Students with Disabilities into College and Careers | ED.gov Blog

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Global School Partnerships - Projects and Networking - British Council - Sri Lanka

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RT @BCSriLanka: Did you know about our schools programme?

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Education for Global Citizenship « Capacity Building for Sustainable ...

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Having been involved in global education and human rights education for a few decades, it is frustrating to see school curricular having to squeeze out key areas of knowledge and skills which help young people to be more ...

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How our school developed an international approach to learning

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Executive headteacher Debbie Godfrey-Phaure talks about growing a global ethos in school, adapting to a multicultural student body and collaborating with schools in other countries (How our school developed an international approach to learning

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Environment education in schools

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The Bee'ah School of Environment (BSoE), an environmental education initiative created by integrated environmental and waste management company Bee'ah, has announced its expansion to the eastern and central ...

During the Kids Edutainment Show held recently, the school announced to launch an enhanced online school portal. With new features, applications and an interactive forum for students and teachers, the portal will help accelerate the development and delivery of quality environmental education throughout the emirate. “We are proud to see the outstanding success of Bee’ah’s environmental educational initiative in spreading awareness for a sustainable future of Sharjah and the UAE,” said Khaled Al Huraimel, chief executive officer at Bee’ah. ...

The BSoE will reinforce the online educational programmes while the online digital interface will be enhanced to act as a ‘self-start’ ignition for students to allow for the involvement and engagement in a variety of environmental activities and sustainable practices. The new and improved website will include a students’ section where they can integrate their environmental lessons with social media and use various interactive elements to express their views and their learning. It is a collaborative setting that involves both teachers and students to further engage them by exploring and increasing their knowledge of the environment.


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Post-Election: Teaching Kids How to Respectfully Disagree

Anthony Jackson is vice president for education at Asia Society.
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IWDA | International Day of the Girl Child

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Ugandan Rangers Visit Clanfield Junior School « Queen Elizabeth ...

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Clanfield Junior School is twinned with Bukorwe Primary in the south of the Queen Elizabeth National Park and as both Ugandan Rangers knew of Bukorwe they were keen to see what its English Counterpart was like.

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101 Web 2.0 Tools for Teachers You Should Know About

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The 101 best web 2.0 tools for teachers based on functionality, application in education, ease of use and compatibility with popular educational technology.


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Fla. 4th graders global leaders in reading scores - WPEC

Fla. 4th graders global leaders in reading scoresWPECFlorida's 2011 fourth- and eighth-graders also scored above average in math and science. The National Center for Education Statistics released the study that showed U.S.
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United Nations Global Education Initiative « NGOSPEAKS !

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Millennium development goals set in the year 2000 had a mandate that every child at primary level across the global should have access to basic education by 2015. On 26th of September 2012 Ban Ki Moon, the secretary ...

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Why Finland's Unorthodox Education System Is The Best In The World

Why Finland's Unorthodox Education System Is The Best In The World | If the world were a village - global thoughts for global education | Scoop.it
It ignores the tactics its rivals hold so dear.
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Global Citizenship Useful Links! Behy National School

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Global Citizenship. We all have some idea about what citizenship means but the term can be described in a few different contexts. Citizenship does not only refer to our rights and responsibilities that are laid down in law ...

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Pedagogies for Peace in Post-Conflict and Fragile States | United States Institute of Peace

RT @buildingpeace: V. interesting event coming up Thurs at @USIP re: education for global citizenship esp.

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10 tips to promote global citizenship in the classroom

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Assemblies, activities and goals to stimulate your global citizens (RT @MiguelEscotet: 10 tips to promote global #citizenship in the classroom - #Education – http://t.co/jNqGVrhk...)...

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Next generation of global citizens

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“The International Development Education Association of Scotland also secured funding from the European Commission for global citizenship work in Scotland. The funding will support teachers in taking forward global ...

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Comparing the Success of Nations in Schooling

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Andreas Schleicher, special advisor to the secretary general of OECD, has run the organization's international education surveys since 2000.
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The Most Important Skill to Teach Students in the Age of Social Media (It's Not What You Think)

The Most Important Skill to Teach Students in the Age of Social Media (It's Not What You Think) | If the world were a village - global thoughts for global education | Scoop.it
Dear reader, consider: Is there any more important question in the 21st century than how to determine truth?

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ScienceNetwork WA

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Join the ScienceNetwork Western Australia to keep up to date with science events and the current research happening here in WA ...


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Global Partnership Latest Development | Serian UK

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Global Partnership Latest Development. by admin on November 2, 2012 in Blog. n July 2012 Mr Lee ,the Headmaster of Ellesmere Port Catholic High School visited Noonkodin Secondary School. He was joined by two teachers from the ...

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How to teach ... gravity

How to teach ... gravity | If the world were a village - global thoughts for global education | Scoop.it
Felix Baumgartner's amazing 24-mile plunge to Earth is a great way to introduce the subject of gravity and the Guardian Teacher Network has lots of resources to help explain this force...
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Nick Lesley's comment, May 17, 2014 5:52 PM
I learned alot about gravity in this 1 article its very descriptive and intereating...I liked it.