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"
Since the launch of the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) program in 2003, iEARN-Pakistan has used online technologies to enhance English Language proficiency support to prepare students for a successful exchange year in United States. This year, iEARN-Pakistan is introducing “TabLab,” a pre-departure English language learning program for 108 YES students that leverages handheld […]Read more "Getting Creative in the TabLab"
On this Thanksgiving, we wanted to let you know how thankful we are to have such dedicated and amazing teachers as part of the International Education and Resource Network. We recognize the outstanding work you do with your students and your commitment to providing them with a globally-focused education and skills for their success in […]Read more "An Invitation to Explore Food Heritage, Hunger, and Security"
This week, our staff is excited to travel to the 2013 iEARN Annual Conference and Youth Summit, hosted by iEARN-Qatar/ROTA (Reach Out To Asia) in Doha, Qatar from July 1-6. Educators, students, administrators, ministry officials, non-profit, and corporate partners will be presenting and sharing models for using technology to build global understanding and enhance teaching and learning. Topics will […]Read more "The Road to Doha"
We are committed to giving every student– regardless of age, geographic location, or socio-economic background– the opportunity to have a meaningful cross-cultural experience as part of his or her education. For 25 years, we’ve seen the results of globally connected, project-based teaching and learning, and the results have been overwhelmingly positive across the board. We’d love […]Read more "What If Every Student Could Have a Meaningful Cross-Cultural Experience?"
This April 26-28, iEARN is proud once again to be a Global Youth Service Day partner and help celebrate young people making a positive contribution to the health and welfare of the planet and its people. Similar to how Every Day is Earth Day for our network, every day is also a day for youth […]Read more "Global Youth Service Day Doesn’t End Here"
Youth TechCamps Amplify the Digital Power of Alumni Social Activism iEARN-USA is not only a proud membership organization serving K-12 teachers and students across the United States, we’re also proudly part of a unique global network for which each week is a celebration of innovative teaching and learning. This week, we’re celebrating our iEARN peers […]Read more "Quiet Diplomacy Gets Loud"