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Global Collaboration in the Music Classroom

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Global and cultural competencies are going to become increasingly important as the world continues to globalize. What can teachers do? Here, we share the story of a teacher who brought global collaboration to her music classroom.

A Conversation About Creating A Global Classroom

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By: Jessica Altounian and Holly Pazos. In this interview-style blog post, we discuss Holly's experience implementing global collaboration projects and virtual reality in her classroom.

California Schools Getting Global

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Guest author Janet Mann describes how educators, business and community members, and policy-makers convened for California’s first Global Education Summit in 2016.

Hot Topics from the Harvard Think Tank on Global Education

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By: Erin Dowd. Changing the culture of a classroom or school happens in small steps with intentionality, each day with a shift in motivation from data points to culture to building new habits for ourselves and for our students.

Building Global Awareness Through Student Names

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By: Dr. Yee Wan. Let's help today's students develop the global awareness skills they'll need for future success by teaching respect in schools around properly pronouncing students’ names.

Infographic | Connecting Educators Globally

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There’s an unmet global demand for access to high-quality education. Learn more from this infographic about next steps for connecting high-achieving school networks globally and ultimately improving student outcomes everywhere.

Getting Smart Podcast | Participate’s David Young on Building Global Competencies

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David Young, CEO of Participate, sits down with Tom Vander Ark to discuss the importance of developing global competencies, providing quality teacher professional development and dual language learning for today's students.

Living As If All Lives Have Equal Value

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I’ve had the good fortune to live and work with people who believe all lives are equal, and who value openness, generosity and innovation as value creation. Here are five lessons they taught me.

9 Global Schools Promoting Entrepreneurship and Leadership

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By: Ryan Findley. Amongst a myriad of independent schools cropping up around the world, one of the most interesting trends has been the coalescence around two common threads: leadership and entrepreneurship.

For School Improvement, Network Globally

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By: Bonnie Lathram and David Potter. Innovations and advancements in networks and platforms are improving schools. In this post, we look at why school districts everywhere should be looking to engage globally.

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