Tuesday, November 15, 2011

Global Education Conference 2011 starts today!

The 2011 Global Education Conference is about to start!  Five days of non-stop presentations, 3 sessions every hour. Amazing keynote speakers, and even more amazing presenters from all around the world.

Read more on the Social Media page (how to connect!). Twitter hashtag is #globaled11

Conference Guide - lots of great information to get you started.

2011 GlobalEdCon Guide

 Flat Classroom are delighted to be a sponsoring partner of the Global Education Conference. We are even more delighted to have so many of our Flat Classroom teachers presenting during the week. Here is the list (I hope I have not missed anyone!). If YOU are serious about global collaboration in education and making partnerships and learning more about how to connect your classroom to the world. These are the sessions you should start with!

Collabo: The question and answer community for educators - AJ Juliani
Monday, November 14, 2011 at 20:00:00GMT

Global Virtual 3D Student/Teacher Community! David Deeds
Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 01:00:00GMT

 SPOTLIGHT - Simple, Powerful Online Classrooms   Vicki Davis
 Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at 11:00:00GMT

Designing a Global Collaboration Using Flat Classroom® Model   Cathy Wolinsky
Wednesday, November 17, 2011 at 00:00:00GMT

 A Week In The Life   Toni Olivieri-Barton
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 02:00:00GMT

Building Schools in Mozambique: How students can empower entire communities  
Sharon Peters
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 13:00:00GMT

Building Global Opportunities Together--Anywhere, Anytime   Eva Brown
Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at 16:00:00GMT

Cultural E-Learning Adventures  Anne Mirtschin
Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 11:00:00GMT

SPOTLIGHT Embedding Global Collaborative Projects into the Curriculum Julie Lindsay
Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 12:00:00GMT

What does it mean to be a Global Educator and how can we design lessons that help students become Global Citizens?  Honor Moorman
Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 13:00:00GMT

Reading Across the Globe: addressing the context of cultural difference through collaborative discussion Donna Roman
Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 16:00:00GMT

Across Borders  Lisette Casey
Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 20:00:00GMT

Global Projects Theresa Allen
Thursday, November 17, 2011 at 22:00:00GMT

Project Purpose: Students Making a Difference in Mozambique  
Ariana, Yahn, Allysen, Chantal, Sharon Peters
Friday, November 18, 2011 at 09:00:00GMT

SPOTLIGHT - 7 Steps to Flatten Your Classroom: Simple Steps from the Flat Classroom® Project  Vicki Davis & Julie Lindsay
Friday, November 18, 2011 at 11:00:00GMT

Digiteen Dream Team  Vicki Davis
Friday, November 18, 2011 at 15:00:00GMT

Take note that GMT times are for convenience.  To find the actual time of presentations in your timezone use timeanddate.com for time conversion

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

Wow, what an event this will be. I will be sure to attend next year! At least I'll try to!