Loading…
This event has ended. Create your own event → Check it out
This event has ended. Create your own
View analytic
Sunday, January 29 • 9:45am - 10:45am
Creating Global Learners using Geo Tools - Part 1

Sign up or log in to save this to your schedule and see who's attending!

We live and work in a global society, and yet for many students their frame of reference is a very small community or neighborhood. Expand their horizons by including Google’s geo tools and apps so students can grow their understanding of how they fit in the global landscape. By getting kids creating we can better see how they are building skill sets and interpreting content to become global citizens. We will explore a variety of maker activities that involve geo tools, including Google Maps and Google MyMaps. Sample projects will be shared, and there will be time to tinker and create so you can build models and plan future opportunities for your students.

Speakers
avatar for Kelly Kermode

Kelly Kermode

Integrated Learning Strategist, Forest Hills Public Schools
Kelly Kermode currently serves as an Innovative Specialist for Forest Hills Public Schools. With over 20 years of teaching and coaching experience, Kelly loves to think big and explore ways to think outside the box. In the past few years, Kelly has been found teaching high school English, Yearbook, a bevy of computer classes including Computer Game Design, as well as training teachers and staff on how to shift pedagogical practices by... Read More →


Sunday January 29, 2017 9:45am - 10:45am
Room 955

Attendees (26)