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The Global Education Guidebook: Humanizing K-12 Classrooms Worldwide Through Equitable Partnerships

Author: Jennifer D. Klein

Availability: In Stock

Code: SOT5510

ISBN: 9781760565510

No of Pages: 230

Publish date: 16/03/2018

Price: $34.95

Description

Educators worldwide are striving to connect their students to
classrooms across the globe to prepare them to thrive in the 21st century. In The Global Education Guidebook: Humanizing
K–12 Classrooms Worldwide Through Equitable Partnerships
, author Jennifer
D. Klein guides readers through the steps and strategies necessary to set up
equitable global partnerships that benefit all learners, founded in the tenets
of global citizenship and competency. By purposefully choosing a committed
partner, deciding on a communication design, employing the right technologies
and being mindful of potential pitfalls, educators can build communities that
learn from and with each other. 


Readers will have access to partnership examples from across the
F–12 spectrum, as well as gain wisdom from global education leaders and
practitioners who have first-hand experience building successful and
transformative global partnerships for students.


With this book, F–12 teachers and administrators will:



  • explore examples of primary, middle years
    and high school partnerships that target global and 21st century competencies
    students need for life in a complex world

  • consider communication platforms,
    organisations and strategies for finding and fostering long-term global
    partnerships

  • understand the equity pitfalls of global
    partnerships and explore strategies for building equitable relationships

  • learn about assessing global competency
    and partnership programs, as well as ways to expand global learning
    opportunities across their community

  • use free, reproducible worksheets and
    assessments for setting up and evaluating partnerships.

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