Dear iEARN Family, Followers, and Friends, What an incredible honor to be a member of the iEARN community for the past 17 years. As I move on to my next career adventure, I send you a fond farewell. The extent to which iEARN shaped my sense of global connectedness is indescribable. The impact on my personal […]Read more "Global Ready"
This lovely 1973 classroom virtual exchange image is today’s #PinoftheDay, a daily feature of the Historypin global community. The photo shows students from Lunalilo Elementary School, Honolulu, Hawaii talking to peers in Alaska on PEACESAT, the Pan-Pacific Education and Communication Experiments by Satellite. PEACESAT has been working to lessen the information and communication technology (ICT) divide in the Pacific Islands […]Read more "Explore Where You Live With the World"
Teaching is changing. We’re educating students for jobs that don’t exist yet using technologies that haven’t been invented. -Katherine, Pattonville High School Teacher Through global project collaborations, iEARN educators are meeting the challenge of teaching students for tomorrow and equipping them with the 21st Century Skills they will need to succeed in their future academic, […]Read more "Changing Teaching Through Global Project-Based Learning"
[above image: Students in Denton Avenue Elementary School in New York share some feedback with iEARN-USA staff.] iEARN-USA is honored to be one of the first Top-Rated Awards of 2014 on Great NonProfits! Thank you for all the great reviews and support, like this lovely review from our long-time partner Wendy Jewell of the […]Read more "Believing the World Will Be OK"
As a globally connected K-12 education network since 1988, iEARN is positively MAD about Connected Educators Month this October. This type of event has been useful in promoting the concept of globally connected teaching and learning more widely. Still, this is a new concept for many classroom teachers, administrators, policymakers, and parents. As a result, we are often asked what the concept […]Read more "You’d Be MAD To Try It"
Want to present at a global online conference with educators and youth from around the world? Join us at the fifth annual Global Education Conference, a free week-long online event bringing together educators and innovators from around the world, held Monday, November 17 through Friday, November 22, 2014 (November 23rd in some time zones). iEARN is a founding […]Read more "Join the 5th Annual GlobalEdCon"
… digital, mobile, social, lifelong, & connected globally. So is iEARN. Since 1988, iEARN has helped develop the field of globally connected learning. iEARN’s online, cross-cultural educator-driven projects have harnessed the tremendous potential of the web as a laboratory for learning and creating, and making classroom curriculum relevant to real life and real work. iEARN is […]Read more "Learning is Now …"