Silvia Rosenthal            Tolisano    Educational ConsultantGloballyConnectedLearning.com     Langwitches.org/blog
http://globallyconnectedlearning.com
http://langwitches.wikispaces.com
http://langwitches.org/blog
@langwitcheshttp://twitter.com/langwitches
onnected           globally c   t does a look like?Wha     educator
Ignorance	  of	  HOW	  the	  Country	  fits	  into	  a	  Wider	  World
Only	  37%	  of	  young	  Americans	  can	                          find	  Iraq	  on	  a	  map
 20%	  of	  young	  Americans	  think	  	  Sudan	  is	  in	  Asia
50%	  can’t	  find	  New	  York	  on	  a	  U.S.	  map
6	  in	  10	  young	  Americans	  dont	  speak	  a	               foreign	  language	  fluently.
Young	  people	  in	  the	  USA	  are	  unprepared	  for	  an	   increasingly	  global	  &	  interconnected	  future.
9	  in	  10	  (89%)	  do	  not	  correspond	  regularly	  with	  anyone	  outside	  the	  US.
In	  an	  era	  of	  ubiquitous	  interconnection,	  global	  awareness	  does	               not	  mean	  simply	  learni...
21st	  Century	  Teachers	  &	  Learners	  	  	  recognize	  that	  everything	  is	  connected
It’s NOTIt’s About the   About the     Tools!        Tools!
Investigate the World
Recognize Perspective
Communicate Ideas
http://todaysmeet.com/global2
What does it mean to globalize the           classroom?
How can I prepare my students for         THEIR future?
How can I become a globally  connected educator?
Global Issues and News
Newspapermap.com,
Be	  Web	  Literate:	  Add	  Global	  Perspective	  to	  your	  Searches
Use Translation Tools
Offer Collaboration & Help
Don’t be a Wallflower
Don’t Shout out into the World
Upgrade
Seek Collaboration Partners
Connect, Trust & Share
Participate in Global Conferences
My#Personal#Learning#Network#
Resources
Teddy%Bears%Around%The%World%            http://langwitches.org/blog/travel/teddybearsaroundtheworld
AroundTheWorldWith80Schools.net4                    http://aroundtheworldwith80schools.net
Flat Classroom Projects                http://www.flatclassroomproject.org/
Global AwarenessProjects & Reflections           http://langwitches.org/blog/category/global-learning/
Student Blogging Challenge                 http://studentchallenge.edublogs.org/
http://www.c21hub.com/globalpartnership/
Credit&Resources                      •  SurveyNationalGeographic9Roper                         PublicAffairs2006Geographic...
Silvia&Rosenthal&Tolisano&      Globally&Connected&Learning&&                         Website:(    globallyconnectedlearni...
Image&Credits&•  Upside&Down&Globe&   http://www.flickr.com/   photos/jenmaiser/   3694740123/&•  Drill&by&Mike&Fisher&   h...
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  1. 1. Silvia Rosenthal Tolisano Educational ConsultantGloballyConnectedLearning.com Langwitches.org/blog
  2. 2. http://globallyconnectedlearning.com
  3. 3. http://langwitches.wikispaces.com
  4. 4. http://langwitches.org/blog
  5. 5. @langwitcheshttp://twitter.com/langwitches
  6. 6. onnected globally c t does a look like?Wha educator
  7. 7. Ignorance  of  HOW  the  Country  fits  into  a  Wider  World
  8. 8. Only  37%  of  young  Americans  can   find  Iraq  on  a  map
  9. 9.  20%  of  young  Americans  think    Sudan  is  in  Asia
  10. 10. 50%  can’t  find  New  York  on  a  U.S.  map
  11. 11. 6  in  10  young  Americans  dont  speak  a   foreign  language  fluently.
  12. 12. Young  people  in  the  USA  are  unprepared  for  an   increasingly  global  &  interconnected  future.
  13. 13. 9  in  10  (89%)  do  not  correspond  regularly  with  anyone  outside  the  US.
  14. 14. In  an  era  of  ubiquitous  interconnection,  global  awareness  does   not  mean  simply  learning  about  other  cultures,    foods  and  Scott McLoud holidays.
  15. 15. 21st  Century  Teachers  &  Learners      recognize  that  everything  is  connected
  16. 16. It’s NOTIt’s About the About the Tools! Tools!
  17. 17. Investigate the World
  18. 18. Recognize Perspective
  19. 19. Communicate Ideas
  20. 20. http://todaysmeet.com/global2
  21. 21. What does it mean to globalize the classroom?
  22. 22. How can I prepare my students for THEIR future?
  23. 23. How can I become a globally connected educator?
  24. 24. Global Issues and News
  25. 25. Newspapermap.com,
  26. 26. Be  Web  Literate:  Add  Global  Perspective  to  your  Searches
  27. 27. Use Translation Tools
  28. 28. Offer Collaboration & Help
  29. 29. Don’t be a Wallflower
  30. 30. Don’t Shout out into the World
  31. 31. Upgrade
  32. 32. Seek Collaboration Partners
  33. 33. Connect, Trust & Share
  34. 34. Participate in Global Conferences
  35. 35. My#Personal#Learning#Network#
  36. 36. Resources
  37. 37. Teddy%Bears%Around%The%World% http://langwitches.org/blog/travel/teddybearsaroundtheworld
  38. 38. AroundTheWorldWith80Schools.net4 http://aroundtheworldwith80schools.net
  39. 39. Flat Classroom Projects http://www.flatclassroomproject.org/
  40. 40. Global AwarenessProjects & Reflections http://langwitches.org/blog/category/global-learning/
  41. 41. Student Blogging Challenge http://studentchallenge.edublogs.org/
  42. 42. http://www.c21hub.com/globalpartnership/
  43. 43. Credit&Resources •  SurveyNationalGeographic9Roper PublicAffairs2006Geographic LiteracyStudy •  http:// www.myWonderfulWorld.org •  GoogleMaps •  GoogleEarth •  VoiceThread •  Wikis •  Blogs •  Skype
  44. 44. Silvia&Rosenthal&Tolisano& Globally&Connected&Learning&& Website:( globallyconnectedlearning.com& & Blog:( Langwitches.org/blog& & Twitter:( (langwitches& & Wiki:&& langwitches.wikispaces.com&&
  45. 45. Image&Credits&•  Upside&Down&Globe& http://www.flickr.com/ photos/jenmaiser/ 3694740123/&•  Drill&by&Mike&Fisher& http://www.flickr.com/ photos/grade6kms/ 5103565561/&&&

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