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3 Building blocks for global collaboration in education


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This ignite talk shares the 3 biggest problems and solutions for integrating global collaborative projects into every classroom given by Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher and co-author of Flattening Classrooms, Engaging Minds.

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3 Building blocks for global collaboration in education

  1. 1. 3 Building blocks for global collaboration in education Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher© 2012 Vicki A DavisPhotos in this presentation werepurchased, so I do not have rightsto give this presentation away.
  2. 2. Problem #1: Inconsistent &Unintentional
  3. 3. “We can’t have a world class education without the world.” @coolcatteacher Flat Classroom Conference Bejing, China 2011
  4. 4. What kinds of things interface in today’s classroom? TextbooksStudents Apps /eBooks Computers Schools Teachers Projects
  5. 5. From Flattening Classrooms, Engaging Minds Creating a Connection Strategy p 51- 54
  6. 6. 3 R’s of Global Collaboration•Receive•Read•Respond P 128-130
  7. 7. Intentionally Differentiate Projects to reach all learners PLACES: Creating a physical environment conducive for learning p 171-173 Vicki A Davis, Cool Cat Teacher -6/23/2012SPACES: Designing Electronic Spaces for Choice p 173- 186 7
  8. 8. Create projects requiring original research & creation P 162-163 Revised 2001 by Lorin Anderson
  9. 9. Taxonomy of global©Vicki Davis and Julie Lindsay connection p 54-56
  10. 10. Solution #1: We must plan participation inprojects that are intentionally planned in the curriculum &consistently partof the program.
  11. 11. Problem #2:Complexity & Exclusivity
  12. 12. Flat Classroom® Framework Make it easy to see if your project is a fit. P 236 – Chapter 10 Designing a global collaborative project
  13. 13. Make projects clear tounderstand.
  14. 14. Each oneteach one or two.
  15. 15. Solution #2:We must simplify & be welcoming.
  16. 16. Problem #3:We aren’t collaborating and co-creating. The Evolution of Global Collaboration in Education P7
  17. 17. Klossner’s doesn’t cut it in the classroom! Klossner’s (2010) 90-9-1 principle P 128Step 4: Contribute &Collaborate
  18. 18. Solution #3: Collaborate & Cocreate
  19. 19. 3 Building blocks for global collaboration in education Be consistent & intentional. Simplify and welcome. Collaborate & Co-create.
  20. 20. Vicki Davis @coolcatteacher Flat Classroom® Project P10-11* @flatclassroom Digiteen™ Project P11-12 @digiteen ‘A Week in the Life…’ Project Gr3-5 P13-14 @flatclassroom NetGenEd™ Project P12-13 @netgened Eracism™ Project P13 @eracismproject Incubator Program NEW! @flatclassroom K-2 Project Building Bridges to Tomorrow NEW! @flatclasskids*See the frameworks for each model on referenced page numbers.