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Emily Liebtag is a Director at Getting Smart. Follow her on Twitter: @EmilyLiebtag.

Global Dignity for a Better Tomorrow

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By: Emily Liebtag and Janice Walton. Global Dignity is working to provide resources and learning experiences for educators or facilitators seeking to spread the message of dignity. Learn more about what that means here.

The Future of Learning Is…

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The world and work are ever-changing and increasingly dynamic, yet the need to prepare students for this world remains constant. And while the future of learning is hard to predict, such predictions are important for informing a path forward.

Students Earn Digital Badges for Project Management Skills

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Time management, planning, finding a critical path, team management, and monitoring are all important parts of an effectively managed project. Here, we look at one effort to make sure they're not left our of PBL.

Don’t Doubt Detroit

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There are incredibly dedicated educators and families in Detroit working to revive their schools and communities. The heart and resilience of the people in Detroit is palpable.

Back to School with The Power of Place

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Communities and cities are rich with opportunities for place-based learning that we ought to take advantage of. Here are some questions and a reflection that can help with getting started.

Educating for Global Competence: 6 Reasons, 7 Competencies, 8 Strategies, 9 Innovations

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As we become more connected and interdependent, how do we prepare young people for the world they will inherit? We see six reasons, seven competencies, eight strategies and nine innovations in global education.

8 Things to Look For in a Student-Centered Learning Environment

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From years of teaching in the classroom and countless school visits and interactions with excellent educators worldwide, I’ve created a list of things I commonly observe in great student-centered learning environments. Here are eight that stand out.

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