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  • 1. • Our online course model is at https://sites.google.com/a/kean.edu/as2000• Our slides will be posted on• http://myildiz.weebly.com/presentations.html• Our students Portfolios will be at http://ukean.wikispaces.com/E-portfolios
  • 2. AbstractThis presentation outlines the role of innovative interdisciplinary collaborationsamong the Asian Studies faculty in various disciplines; offers creative strategies andpossibilities for integrating new technologies and 21st century skills into Asian Studiescurriculum;•demonstrate Project Based Learning and experiential classroom activities;•and showcases undergraduate students’ interdisciplinary multimedia projects anddigital stories.We will explore wide range of meanings undergraduate students associated with•experiential and exploratory learning activities;•impact of new technologies in the curriculum;•the ways in which participants integrated interdisciplinary topics into theirmultimedia projects;•and how they gained alternative points of view on Asian Studies and•renewed interest and commitment to global stories and issues.
  • 3. This presentation will discusses the role of developing innovativeinterdisciplinary introduction to Asian Studies course and integratingglobal literacies and new technologies as a means of further developingthe 21st century skills among undergraduate students.Conference participants will be able to:· argue the challenges and advantages of integrating new media andtechnologies into the Asian Studies course,· examine the process of preparing project based learning activities foran interdisciplinary teaching and learning,· explore lesson plans, assessment tools, curriculum guides and linksto online resources and students projects.
  • 4. Y oga Relaxationwith Martine Join Us! Join us for this field trip to United Nations, Japan Society and Asia Society. Bring total of $ 22 ($11 for United Nations Tour, $ 5 for Asia Society, $ 5 for Japan Society) Bring a Bring a healthy snack. healthy Busing will be provided. snack First come first serve. Contact us by March 23 to save a spot. Contact Name Melda Yildiz myildiz@kean.edu 973-271-8013 Date March 28, 2012 8 AM-4:30PM Time
  • 5. • “Young people everywhere deserve the power to get information, connect and ask hard questions – about justice, equality and opportunity. Our job is to listen to youth and answer their calls."• Baan Ki-Moon-
  • 6. • Google Art Project• http://www.un.org/sg/• Asia in the News- http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world/asia/• Graphic Novel- http://asiasociety.org/blog/asia/interview-tinas-mouth-author-has-graphic-novel- take-indian-american-life• Personpolis- http://asiasociety.org/arts/literature/marjane-satrapi-i-will-always-be-iranian• Princess and Painters- http://sites.asiasociety.org/princesandpainters/• Newark Museum- http://www.newarkmuseum.org/• Asia Society- http://asiasociety.org/• Japan Society- http://www.japansociety.org/• Moghal Empire- http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Mughal_Empire• Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. and Mahatma Gandhi- http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi? f=/c/a/2003/01/20/ED163673.DTL• Quiz about Gandhi- http://www.gandhiserve.org/quiz/Mahatma_Quiz.html• United Nations- http://www.un.org/en/• United Nations Trivia- http://www.funtrivia.com/quizzes/world/organizations/united_nations.html