Going Global in Edmodo
Connecting Teachers and Learners within a Global Community
Edmodo Partners with the Asia Society for #globaledchat
Check out #globaledchat archives and resources on Participate.com.
Global educators understand the need to develop globally competence students. Check out the Asia Society's website for information and resources related to this concept.
Check out this Edmodo blog post which cleary defines the term global collaboration.
Educators Connecting Globally in Edmodo
Teachers and students at the Phoenix School in Massachusetts used Edmodo to launch a Flat Stanley project within the Flat Classroom project (now called Flat Connections).
A library media specialist from Alabama detailed how she set up a book club with a school in France.
Even math teachers can collaborate globally! A high school teacher from New York went into detail on how he connected his students to the world.
Global educator Julie Lindsay discusses three ways Edmodo enables online collaborative learning.
Edmodo Global Topics
Pernille Ripp's global project takes place in Edmodo. Sign up now!
Students as Global Collaborators
Students use digital tools to broaden their perspectives and enrich their learning by collaborating with others and working effectively in teams locally and globally.
7a. Students use digital tools to connect with learners from a variety of backgrounds and cultures, engaging with them in ways that broaden mutual understanding and learning.
7b. Students use collaborative technologies to work with others, including peers, experts or community members, to examine issues and problems from multiple viewpoints.
7c. Students contribute constructively to project teams, assuming various roles and responsibilities to work effectively toward a common goal.
7d. Students explore local and global issues and use collaborative technologies to work with others to investigate solutions.
Heather Singmaster, assistant director of education at Asia Society, curates this group blog in which education leaders discuss global competence based on best practices from around the world.
This book is co-authored by Jerry Blumengarten and Edmodo Ambassadors Billy Krakower and Paula Naugle.
C.M Rubin writes often about global education thought leaders and trends. Check out all her posts here.
Recordings from the 2016 Global Leadership Summit which took place at Edmodo's HQ. Catch three panels including one on the role of ed tech and global collaboration!
Here's a directory of projects, organizations, and events related to globally connected teaching and learning.