New Series: Bridging Teaching and Learning into China

This entry is part 1 of 1 in the series Bridging Teaching and Learning into China

In June, I traveled with a handful of colleagues from my district to teach students and train teachers in China.   This was a unique opportunity for me to bridge two of my passions — travel and education!  Our partners on this trip, the Chinese and Cultural Exchange Center (CCEC) and the Creative Academic Network (CAN), tasked us Read More …

Student perceptions, Google Earth and OBL

Last week, amidst all of the OBL debrief, I was really pushing my class to think bigger and more globally.  During some of our discussions about whether this changed anything, I got the sense that many of my students did not understand the importance of the lines that we crossed.  As more information was presented, Read More …