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Present at the 2012 Virtual iEARN Conference and Youth Summit!

Present at the 2012 Virtual iEARN Conference and Youth Summit! | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
Educators, youth, and other partners and innovators are invited to submit proposals with an emphasis on promoting global awareness, fostering global competency, and solving real–world problems.

 

See below for examples of sessions that have already been accepted from presenters in Algeria, Côte d'Ivoire, India, Italy, Mexico, Pakistan, Qatar, Spain, Turkey, and the USA.

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U.S. Department of State Hosts Youth TechCamp in Bangladesh: Empowering Youth for Social Change

U.S. Department of State Hosts Youth TechCamp in Bangladesh: Empowering Youth for Social Change | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

The U.S. Department of State’s Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs (ECA), in collaboration with U.S. Embassy Dhaka and iEARN, will host a Youth TechCamp in Dhaka, Bangladesh, from September 16-18, 2012. A signature series hosted by the State Department to raise digital literacy, Youth TechCamp Bangladesh will engage Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program alumni.

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iEARN Pakistan is proud to announce the launch of the Access Program 2012-2014.

iEARN Pakistan is proud to announce the launch of the Access Program 2012-2014. | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
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iEARN in Action: September 2012

iEARN in Action: September 2012 | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

Seeking Partners: iEARN Projects and Activities
• New Project: Digital Citizenship
• Holiday Card Exchange Project
• Product in a Bag
• Future Citizens Project


Resources, Contests, Websites and Announcements
• A message from the Youth Summit Planning Committee
• Monthly Resource: Scratch
• Register now for September Learning Circles
• Online Course Scholarships for Pre-Service Educators and Faculty


Upcoming Events
• Join iEARN-Italy Supporting AGEOP
• iEARN Taiwan Professional Development Workshop
• iEARN Online Course "Planning a Global Collaborative Project" Translated to French


Recent Events
• Exchanges, Meetings and Trainings from iEARN-Pakistan
• NSLI-Y Student Newsletter from iEARN-India
• iEARN Taiwan School Coordinator Workshop
• Activities across Yemen
• Art Miles Project Between Canada and Japan
• "Don't Waste - Create": An initiative from iEARN-Austria

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Promoting video of 2012 iEARN Youth Summit

Find more information here: http://www.globaleducationconference.com/page/iearn-2012-welcome

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Exchange 2.0: Lucas Welch at TEDxTeachersCollege

In this talk, Lucas Welch introduces the work of Soliya and the need for educational exchanges between students from all over the world, especially amongst s...
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New Event for Narnia iEARN project "Exhibition at Bologna"

New Event for Narnia iEARN project "Exhibition at Bologna" | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

"New event in Italy for iEARN at Bologna for AGEOP

In september we shall have a big meeting in Bologna with more that 10,000 designs made by students all around the world and Italian students.

 

The central square of Bologna shall be coloured by peoples and drawings made by iEARN students ...

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Video features SchoolNet/iEARN-Uganda's April Adobe Youth Voices Workshop

Video features SchoolNet/iEARN-Uganda's April Adobe Youth Voices Workshop | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
Learn how educators are being equipped with knowledge and skills to enable them to work with youth to create media for social change.
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iEARN-Taiwan Hosts School Coordinator Workshop on August 25

iEARN-Taiwan Hosts School Coordinator Workshop on August 25 | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
Forty school coordinators gathered and learned how they can integrate iEARN resources and projects into their curricula enhance global perspectives.
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Back to School Project Ideas - Holiday Card Project

Back to School Project Ideas - Holiday Card Project | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
Participating classes receive an envelope with cards from different countries. Make an exhibition to show your school community and learn about holiday traditions in other countries!
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SchoolNet SA - IT's a Great Idea: A wonderful Adobe Youth Voices media opportunity for South African teachers!

SchoolNet SA - IT's a Great Idea: A wonderful Adobe Youth Voices media opportunity for South African teachers! | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
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Side by Side, Virtually

A thank you to our August campaign supporters. Inspired by the "2 Minecraft players for iEARN" who gave a donation on our Crowdrise page: http://www.crowdrise.com/side-by-side/fundraiser/iearnusa

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Global Projects to Start the New School Year

Global Projects to Start the New School Year | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
If you haven’t already visited our brand new Collaboration Centre here’s a video (with a catchy song) to get you in the mood for the new school year! Following the video are some recomm...
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NSLI-Y4 KOREA Academic Year

NSLI-Y4 KOREA Academic Year | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

Check out the group blog for stories from the first few days in South Korea for 11 American High School students.

 


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Learning to Help – The New Kind of Education

Learning to Help – The New Kind of Education | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

Many education districts in the US require students to perform a number of hours of community service in order to graduate from high school. However, this practice is not widespread in the USA and almost unknown in other parts of the world – especially in third world nations.

 

Now in order to test this concept on schools here in Pakistan I ventured out together with my peers from the iEARN Pakistan – KLYES (Kennedy Luger Youth Exchange & Study) program to the Fauji Foundation Model School....

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Guide to Online Collaborations: Useful Tips, Tools & Apps

Guide to Online Collaborations: Useful Tips, Tools & Apps | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
The art of online collaboration has been slowly fine-tuned over a couple of decades. One could argue that digital networking started with the popularity of mobile cell phones.

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Bright Start to the Academic Year for NSLI-Y Students in Taiwan

Bright Start to the Academic Year for NSLI-Y Students in Taiwan | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
Five NSLI-Y scholarship recipients arrive in Taiwan and begin their intensive Chinese language program. Students will live with host families and attend classes in Mandarin Chinese at a local college for the 2012-2013 academic year.

Via Jennifer iEARN, iEARN-USA
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Organic Garden Dream 2012

This is the introduction of our Organic Garden project. 

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Back to School Project Ideas - Product in a Bag

Back to School Project Ideas - Product in a Bag | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
After researching about social entrepreneurship and a famous social entrepreneur as well as the problems, needs and wants of the people in their community, students will create a social enterprise.
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Invitación a participar en línea en la 18 Conferencia Internacional de IEARN y la Cumbre de la Juventud 12 al 16 de noviembre de 2012 | Blog del Proyecto de Multimodalidad Educativa

Invitación a participar en línea en la 18 Conferencia Internacional de IEARN y la Cumbre de la Juventud 12 al 16 de noviembre de 2012 | Blog del Proyecto de Multimodalidad Educativa | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
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Becoming a Networked Nonprofit (SSIR)

Becoming a Networked Nonprofit (SSIR) | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
Redesigning your nonprofit organization to become more participatory, open, authentic, decentralized, collective, and effective—via social media, networks, and beyond.
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Members Like You

Members Like You | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

We’ve had a blast this month experimenting with several new social media channels and the Crowdrise fundraising platform. We relish the reaching out to our friends, families, members, partners and the general public to share the stories of classrooms connecting worldwide for meaningful collaboration, and social media has super-sized our storytelling.

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Are You Ready for a Connected Learning Year? (Part 2)

Are You Ready for a Connected Learning Year? (Part 2) | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

A continuation from last week's post on how teachers can collaborate with other educators around the world.

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#KLYES Abroad #Mali

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最深刻「台灣印象」 美高中生颱風初體驗 - 海外唸書趣 - 青春生活 - udn校園博覽會

最深刻「台灣印象」 美高中生颱風初體驗 - 海外唸書趣 - 青春生活 - udn校園博覽會 | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
「台灣的颱風好可怕,我媽從視訊看到,以為在拍電影!」5名來到高雄文藻外語學院學中文一年的美國高中生...
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