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Archive of November's #GlobalClassroom Chat 3/3 - Sunday Nov 12th, 21:00-22:00 UTC

How can we support students to inquire into global issues that help develop empathy and compassion?


WarwickLanguage
20:50
RT @Lake_Glory: #globalclassroom join me in 10 mins to talk #globaled with other #OIE teachers
WarwickLanguage
21:00
ready to join me for #globalclassroom chat? if so tell us who you are and use #globalclassroom tag :)
PhoenixSchool
21:01
#globalclassroom. Betsye Sargent here from Salem, MA north of Boston.
WarwickLanguage
21:02
Tonights question: #globalclassroom @PhoenixSchool welcome, good to meet you :)
WarwickLanguage
21:02
tonight we will ask: Why is it important to use inquiry to help develop the whole child? #globalclassroom
PeterMDeWitt
21:02
Peter DeWitt. K5 principal in Albany, NY USA. Blogger for Education Week. #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:03
good to see US educators joining the UK to talk #globalclassroom
PeterMDeWitt
21:04
@WarwickLanguage Happy to be here. It's a short stay because I have a meeting in 10. #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:05
ok let's get underway Q1 Why is it important to use inquiry to help develop the whole child? #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:06
RT @PeterMDeWitt: @WarwickLanguage Happy to be here. It's a short stay because I have a meeting in 10. #globalclassroom thanks for coming
WarwickLanguage
21:06
we are getting at why connect ss across geographic borders #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:07
these projects may give you an idea of what #globalclassroom is all about http://t.co/y1vqWICj
PeterMDeWitt
21:08
#globalclassroom It provides more opportunities for creativity and self discovery.
WarwickLanguage
21:08
@PhoenixSchool great point, do you have any tasks you would use to increase ss awareness of other cultures? #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:09
personally I use photsharing to engage ss in discussing difference/similarities when language learning #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:10
come and join the #globalclassroom discussion with US participants #edchat #edchatie
PhoenixSchool
21:11
@WarwickLanguage #globalclassroom Global projects provide the best avenue but must be ones that foster connections. Learn from others
WarwickLanguage
21:11
@PeterMDeWitt self discovery through discovering others, have you ever used skype or google hangouts for example? #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:11
RT @PhoenixSchool: @WarwickLanguage #globalclassroom Global projects provide the best avenue but must be ones that foster connections. ...
WarwickLanguage
21:13
have you visited http://t.co/epEMXZfl to find a european partner for your classroom #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:14
let's try q2 What are some global issues that could be explored through a rich inquiry? #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:14
we need topics to explore that are "rich" enough to develop high level skills #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
21:15
@WarwickLanguage using Skype more and more, especially mystery Skypes for deepening connections leading to discovery. #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:16
@PhoenixSchool do you find ss get more immediacy by talking directly to people beyond the classroom? #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:18
@PhoenixSchool your twitter profile = you are an outward looking school, can you share how you get parents onside? #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:18
@sensor join me on #globalclassroom chat now :)
WarwickLanguage
21:19
@PeterMDeWitt how do you connect your ss to outside world? #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
21:20
#globalclassroom Recently changed mission statement to include becoming global citizens. Keep parents informed through blog. Excited.
WarwickLanguage
21:20
q3 How can making global connections help students develop empathy and compassion? I would add: why? #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:20
RT @PhoenixSchool: #globalclassroom Recently changed mission statement to include becoming global citizens. Keep parents informed throu ...
WarwickLanguage
21:21
@PhoenixSchool brilliant! Do your ss learn other languages too? #globalclassroom #mfl #edchat
WarwickLanguage
21:22
how do you cope with time differences and still maintain the impetus for ss? #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
21:23
#globalclassroom Phoenix - small independent school, so parents know what they are choosing. Recognize need 4 global collaboration. Helps
WarwickLanguage
21:23
RT @PhoenixSchool: #globalclassroom Phoenix - small independent school, so parents know what they are choosing. Recognize need 4 global ...
WarwickLanguage
21:23
@PhoenixSchool so small is beautiful :) great advantage for your ss too #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:25
really busy night tonight for educators globally there's #edchatie #globaledcon12 and #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
21:25
#globalclassroom we have flexibility that helps. Had a skypeover last spring
WarwickLanguage
21:26
@PhoenixSchool who do you connect with, is it beyond USA? #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
21:27
#globalclassroom Flexibility and support helps. Have Skypeover (sleepover) 2 connect. Planning to stay for dinner to reach China/Australia
WarwickLanguage
21:28
in UK there are problems with using skype in some schools, I think ss expect immediacy in interactions, it is exciting #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:29
RT @PhoenixSchool: #globalclassroom Flexibility and support helps. Have Skypeover (sleepover) 2 connect. Planning to stay for dinner t ...
WarwickLanguage
21:29
@PhoenixSchool great stuff. Will ss learn a little mandarin? #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
21:30
#globalclassroom finding it a challenge to reach beyond US, but to me not worth it if we don't.
TheHeadsOffice
21:30
such a great response for the Blog Dipping post! http://t.co/QRQl025t #classblogs #comments4kids #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
21:31
#globalclassroom. They learned a little Mandarin and some Japanese. Right now Spanish. Doesn't yet meet the need, but we are searching.
WarwickLanguage
21:31
RT @TheHeadsOffice: such a great response for the Blog Dipping post! http://t.co/QRQl025t #classblogs #comments4kids #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
21:31
#globalclassroom. We are going to try EyeJot for a back and forth conversation.
WarwickLanguage
21:31
@TheHeadsOffice pls join me on #globalclassroom for the next 30mins if you can
WarwickLanguage
21:32
@PhoenixSchool not one i know. We use blackboard collaborate IM and virtual classroom #globalclassroom
fgandol
21:32
RT @spanish4teacher: How can schools take global learning to the next level? http://t.co/IUwzi5us #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:33
@PhoenixSchool searching for? #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:34
#edchatie please join me for the last 20 mins of #globalclassroom: global perspectives on ed
PhoenixSchool
21:35
@WarwickLanguage Sorry it is only me. We can end before the hour if no one else joins in. #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:36
useful link from @OPSTCordoba thanks #globalclassroom #edchat
OPSTCordoba
21:36
How can schools take global learning to the next level? http://t.co/qnDeFeNz #globalclassroom via @guardian
WarwickLanguage
21:37
q5 Where could teachers find connections that can help their students explore global perspectives? how did you get started? #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
21:38
@WarwickLanguage What is the link? #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:39
UK press article on #globalclassroom http://t.co/l9DF01R1@PhoenixSchool
PhoenixSchool
21:41
@OPSTCordoba @guardian Key question. Too much are superficial fun connections, Not #globalclassroom 2 me? Need experience 2 build on
PhoenixSchool
21:41
@OPSTCordoba @guardian Look forward to reading tI article. #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:42
@PhoenixSchool US has more experience, UK just starting out so needs to build experience #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:43
@PhoenixSchool sounds interesting :) #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:44
@mgraffin and #globalclassroom are leading the way with great practical ideas for connecting classrooms
PhoenixSchool
21:45
#globalclassroom. Lots of interest in US. Australia seems to have some exciting things going on as well as global international schools.
WarwickLanguage
21:47
do you think independant schools get greater freedom to innovate in this way #globalclassroom
PhoenixSchool
21:50
#globalclassroom Hard work for true global classroom plus level of technology expertise. I depend on my older students to help me.
WarwickLanguage
21:51
RT @PhoenixSchool: #globalclassroom Hard work for true global classroom plus level of technology expertise. I depend on my older studen ...
WarwickLanguage
21:52
student take ownership of tech for interaction via @Phoenixschool #globalclassroom - great!
PhoenixSchool
21:52
@WarwickLanguage love that image. #globalclassroom
mkurashige
21:54
Awesome! RT @WarwickLanguage: @mgraffin and #globalclassroom are leading the way with great practical ideas for connecting classrooms
PhoenixSchool
21:55
#globalclassroom. @WarwickLanguages I'm going to have to run. Enjoyed our conversation. Open to connecting in UK if you know anyone.
WarwickLanguage
21:55
we start with shared experience such as "social perceptions of students" for 18+, find common ground #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:55
RT @PhoenixSchool: #globalclassroom. @WarwickLanguages I'm going to have to run. Enjoyed our conversation. Open to connecting in UK if ...
WarwickLanguage
21:56
@PhoenixSchool many thanks, lovely to meet you. Will share your twitter details in UK #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:56
RT @mkurashige: Awesome! RT @WarwickLanguage: @mgraffin and #globalclassroom are leading the way with great practical ideas for connecti ...
WarwickLanguage
21:56
@mkurashige thanks for RT :) just ending #globalclassroom chat hope you can join in next time :)
CICAE_Educacion
21:57
RT @spanish4teacher: How can schools take global learning to the next level? http://t.co/IUwzi5us #globalclassroom
WarwickLanguage
21:59
#globalclassroom chat coming to an end, a few moments shared across an ocean, seeds of connections that may grow http://t.co/y1vqWICj
GuthrieLK
22:02
RT @spanish4teacher: How can schools take global learning to the next level? http://t.co/IUwzi5us #globalclassroom
GuthrieLK
22:18
RT @MrsMorgansClass: #globalclassroom project announcement: Christmas Around the World VoiceThread Project http://t.co/J3Pl1Wpi @mgraffin
dkarnoscak
23:13
#globalclassroom #flatclass #edchat #ukedchat #sschat #acceln Welcome to #globalclassroom chat!
iEARNAustralia
23:13
Launching "The Handshake Space" http://t.co/V4kzZU1I #globalclassroom #globaled12 #edchat #langchat #actfl12 #vicpln #ukedchat
GCPorganisers
23:13
Launching "The Handshake Space" http://t.co/J3QX0md3 #globalclassroom #globaled12 #edchat #langchat #actfl12 #vicpln #ukedchat
dkarnoscak
23:14
#globalclassroom My name is David Karnoscak. I teach third grade in Glenview, IL. I am an active member of the HLW skypers group.
dkarnoscak
23:15
#globalclassroom TOPIC: How can we support students to inquire into global issues that help develop empathy and compassion?
DrShaileighPage
23:21
RT @GCPorganisers: Launching "The Handshake Space" http://t.co/J3QX0md3 #globalclassroom #globaled12 #edchat #langchat #actfl12 #vicpln ...
GCPorganisers
23:27
RT @PhoenixSchool: #globalclassroom Hard work for true global classroom plus level of technology expertise. I depend on my older studen ...
GCPorganisers
23:40
Don't miss these #globaled12 sessions. #flatclass session in 3 hrs http://t.co/hCuZ6GrE #globalclassroom #edchat
granainoinuk
00:36
RT @mkurashige: Awesome! RT @WarwickLanguage: @mgraffin and #globalclassroom are leading the way with great practical ideas for connecti ...
granainoinuk
00:44
RT @WarwickLanguage: UK press article on #globalclassroom http://t.co/l9DF01R1@PhoenixSchool
gogogoggin
00:56
Make A Loan-Change A Life. read about and WATCH (scroll bottom) boys making loan in math class! http://t.co/FNY230ue @Kiva #globalclassroom
AkaMsCrowley
01:42
Food, it seems, is a universal communicator. @MrCrowleysClass #globalclassroom #education #edtech http://t.co/RzGzGmGv
wendi322
01:53
Love it!!! "Food, it seems, is a universal communicator." @MrCrowleysClass #globalclassroom http://t.co/LmAGxYfW @AkaMsCrowley
MrsMorgansClass
02:37
Join GlobalEdCon Julie Lindsey & Vicki Davis: Stories from the flat classroom Starts in 20 minutes! https://t.co/Ep87gwwI #globalclassroom
MrsMorgansClass
04:46
Another #mysteryskype: Good Morning Indonesia! Goodnight Texas! http://t.co/9WegTRga #globalclassroom
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