Read about how 'flat' learning, digital technology and innovative leadership support online global learning and collaboration. The first of two blog posts featuring concepts from the new book 'The Global Educator: Leveraging technology for collaborative learning and teaching' by Julie Lindsay
Since 2005, New Global Citizens has worked with thousands of students on hundreds of grassroots, community-driven initiatives to achieve one goal: activate individuals as global citizens. With its classroom, after-school and community-based programs, NGC has been equipping young people with the mindset, skills, empathy and passion to collaborate, think big and create partnerships across borders to help solve global issues.
The 2016 Horizon Project K-12 expert panel has completed voting for the 2016 NMC Horizon Report > K-12 Edition and the topics have been selected. The six key trends, six significant challenges, and six important developments in education technology below will be featured in this year's report to be released this September. The project and resulting report is a collaboration with CoSN and made possible by Share Fair Nation under a grant from the Morgridge Family Foundation.We are now looking for projects, policies, and leadership initiatives that reflect these topics in action. Submit your exemplary work at http://go.nmc.org/projects. View definitions and discussions of all of the final topics on the 2016 Horizon Project K-12 Wiki or download the official free preview (PDF) for brief definitions.