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Zafer M, iEARN-Syria Student Alumnus

Zafer M, iEARN-Syria Student Alumnus | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
I owe to iEARN my first exposure to interacting with individuals from other parts of the world, along with realizing the value and importance of a cultural dialogue.
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40 Ghanaian students line up to use PenPal News

40 Ghanaian students line up to use PenPal News #globaled #edtech #edchat #globalclassroom http://t.co/o0JYlXGg...
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Young Women in ICT | Collaboration Centre

Young Women in ICT | Collaboration Centre | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

The Young Women In ICT (YWIIT) project is aimed at increasing the number of young women participating in ICT and pursuing (or opting to pursue) ICT related professions.


In Uganda it is being piloted in 8 pilot schools (80% of which are girls schools and the 20% being mixed schools). Each participating country is free to choose the criteria basing on the scenario in their country.

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Prove it! Taking Measure of the Global Classroom #globalclassroom chat

Prove it! Taking Measure of the Global Classroom #globalclassroom chat | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

As teachers, we are in a unique position to witness the impact of global collaboration and exchanges on our students. Yet, can this impact be measured?

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Learning for Active Citizenship Workshop

Learning for Active Citizenship Workshop | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
On March 8, 2012, iEARN-Yemen will be completing a 5-day workshop in Sana'a - the fourth training workshop out of five that has been completed as part of the "Learning for Active Citizenship" Project.
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ہيوسٹن اور کراچي کے اسکولوں کے مابين اشتراک سے متعلق ياداشت پر دستخط

ہيوسٹن اور کراچي کے اسکولوں کے مابين اشتراک سے متعلق ياداشت پر دستخط | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
ہيوسٹن ٹيکساس … راجہ زاہد اختر خانزادہ … ہيوسٹن اور کراچي کے اسکولوں کے درميان اشتراک سے متعلق ايک ياداشت پر دستخط کئے گئے،تقريب ميں ياداشت کي دستاويز پرہيوسٹن اکيڈمي آف انٹرنيشنل اسٹيڈيز کي پرنسپل سليا چيکز اور آئي اون پاکستان کي ايگزيکٹو ڈائريکٹر...
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iEARN-USA Newsletter - March 2012

iEARN-USA Newsletter - March 2012 | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

Ed Gragert will lead a session tomorrow, March 7th at 2:00pm EST called Technology in Education Amidst the Arab Spring, to examine the role social networking and other forms of technology will play in the education of new societies in countries like Tunisia, Egypt, Yemen, Syria, and elsewhere in the MENA region. Educators from Tunisia, Egypt and Yemen will join via Blackboard Collaborate to share their experiences and thoughts about what is happening in their countries and the region.

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Adobe Youth Voices Workshop in Sao Paolo | Flickr : partage de photos !

Adobe Youth Voices Workshop in Sao Paolo | Flickr : partage de photos ! | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
February 25th, 2012, Facilitated by iEARN-Brasil team...
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iEARN Learning Circles

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Learning Circles: Setting the Standard for Excellence in K-12 Student Telecollaborative Project Work Since 1987

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“Assessing the Impact of Global Collaboration” – March #globalclassroom chats

“Assessing the Impact of Global Collaboration” – March #globalclassroom chats | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
This month's topic comes to us courtesy of @iEARNUSA, and takes the #globalclassroom chats into new territory: assessment.

As teachers involved in global collaboration, we are in a unique positi...
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Do iEARN projects meet the Common Core State Standards? « iEARN-USA

Do iEARN projects meet the Common Core State Standards? « iEARN-USA | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

Starting last summer, with support from the Buck Institute for Education, several of our teachers aligned their iEARN projects to the Common Core State Standards. ...

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Connected Learning Infographic | Connected Learning

Connected Learning Infographic | Connected Learning | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

Connected learning is when you’re pursuing knowledge and expertise around something you care deeply about, and you’re supported by friends and institutions who share and recognize this common passion or purpose. 

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iEARN-Pakistan partners with Houston Karachi Sister Cities Association

iEARN-Pakistan partners with Houston Karachi Sister Cities Association | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
High school students in Houston and Karachi to connect through a combination of virtual, physical, academic, and cultural exchange activities.
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My Mother, Your Mother | Collaboration Centre

My Mother, Your Mother | Collaboration Centre | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

Description: Students are welcome to talk about their own mothers including a part of their lives, about their role in their families and how they brought them up and showed them how to become good members in their societies. ...  Doing so, kids are going to express their gratitude towards their mothers. Students are also invited to collect pictures, make videos, draw paintings, do research about famous mothers.

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Civic Education Week Brings International Students Together | YES Program

Civic Education Week Brings International Students Together | YES Program | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it
The Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange & Study (YES) Program provides scholarships for secondary school students from countries with significant Muslim populations to spend up to one academic year in the United States and to U.S.
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The Way We Play | Collaboration Centre

The Way We Play | Collaboration Centre | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

Summary: Participating classrooms search, present and discuss ancient and modern toys, dolls and play activities, and the socio-cultural contexts in which they occur and the way they are played. ...

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iEARN in Action: Newsflash #300, March 6, 2012

iEARN in Action: Newsflash #300, March 6, 2012 | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

Seeking Partners: iEARN Projects and Activities

Resources, Contests, Websites and Announcements

Upcoming Events

Recent Events

 

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Occupy Globally Connected Learning

Occupy Globally Connected Learning | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

Like many of the thoughtful participants at DML conference, the MacArthur Foundation-supported Connected Learning team is asking important questions around peer and multi-generational learning, civic engagement and social justice ...

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Celebrating YES Suriname

Celebrating YES Suriname | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

On March 3, 2012, iEARN-USA Director Emeritus Ed Gragert and representatives of iEARN-Suriname were hosted by US Ambassador in Suriname John Nay to celebrate the YES program administered by iEARN in a number of countries. Also attending the event at the Ambassador's home in Paramaribo, Suriname was a special guest - Deputy to the US Secretary of Education Anthony Miller.

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Research and Evaluation | iEARN

Research and Evaluation | iEARN | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

Below is a collection of dissertations, evaluations and research studies that have focused on iEARN as an organization, and its impact on teaching and learning. Brief overviews are provided. More detail is available in the full texts.

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Teaching and Modeling Good Digital Citizenship | MindShift

Teaching and Modeling Good Digital Citizenship | MindShift | iEARN in Action | Scoop.it

Educators have lots of options in modeling good digital citizenship with projects they can embark upon with students. Organizations like iEARN (International Education and Resource Network) are dedicated to connecting teachers and students across the globe to collaborate on educational projects. More than 2 million students and 40,000 educators are involved in iEARN projects. And teachers are taking on global projects on their own, too.....

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"Contact An Elected Official In Your Area"

Produced by Students at Community School Central and youth members of The Somewhere2turn Community Outreach Project. The video is part of a series of videos by "The Silicon Valley Youth Ambassadors". Students will be participating in the Global Connections Exchange program sponsored by iEARN and the U.S. State Department. The project in Redwood City is managed and directed by educator, videographer and independent journalist Diego Pettersson.

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iEARN Project Finding Solutions by Beaconhouse North Nazimabad Primary - 1.wmv

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