The Global School: Connecting Classrooms and Students Around the World

The Global School: Connecting Classrooms and Students Around the World

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by William Kist
     
 

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The Global School: Connecting Classrooms and Students Around the World helps K-12 teachers prepare students for an increasingly flat world-a place where diverse people from divergent cultures learn and work together rather than in isolation. Author William Kist expertly draws from interviews with pioneering educators to provide teachers with sample assignments,

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The Global School: Connecting Classrooms and Students Around the World helps K-12 teachers prepare students for an increasingly flat world-a place where diverse people from divergent cultures learn and work together rather than in isolation. Author William Kist expertly draws from interviews with pioneering educators to provide teachers with sample assignments, projects, and assessments that are already being implemented in classrooms across the globe. These suggestions move beyond the call for students to memorize material and toward higher-order thinking.

Using this resource, you will:

Explore innovative ways to embrace globalization and connect K-12 classrooms and learners worldwide

Come to understand the significant impact of the Common Core State Standards on 21st century skills

Find straightforward steps you-whether novice or technologically savvy-can take to help your students become participants in a global society

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781935543695
Publisher:
Solution Tree
Publication date:
07/28/2012
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
128
Sales rank:
1,416,911
Product dimensions:
6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 0.40(d)

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