Welcome to Flat Connections - Learning about the world, with the world
Welcome! Explore and find out how you can take advantage of 'flat' learning opportunities through Flat Projects, Flat Encounters, Flat Professional Development and more! Start with the 'About' page, don't forget to visit the 'Promotion' and 'Publications' pages to find recordings and artifacts to learn more about Flat Connections.
Learning Confluence Pty Ltd Consultancy Services provided by Julie Lindsay for taking learning to the next level.
The definitive text on how to learn globally for all educators 'Flattening Classrooms, Engaging Minds: Move to Global Collaboration One Step at a Time'
shares a unique approach to connected and 'flat' learning in a global context. It includes real examples from many years of connected learning and global collaborative projects at all levels of K-12.
Julie shares her ideas about Flat Connections
Recorded at ISTE 2014 by Bob Greenberg for 'The Brainwaves' series.
May 2014 - Conversation about new learning modes and global outreach:
Julie Lindsay, Connectivism and Flat Classrooms - interview with Daniel Scibienski from June Labs
We have so much to learn from jazz-band leaders, for jazz, like leadership, combines the unpredictability of the future with the gifts of individuals
From ‘Leadership Jazz’, by Max De Pree
Flat Projects - APPLY NOW!
Flat Projects are fully supported and designed global projects for successful integration across any curriculum.
NEW PROJECTS for all levels of K-12 starting again September 2014.
Read about subscription opportunities......
ANNOUNCING - Pilot Music Project
Music and Technology
Global Learning Initiative (MATGLI)
Read full details and apply
Asia Education Foundation 2014 -
Students Crossing Borders - Presented by Julie Lindsay June 16. View the slides below.
Learning flattened at Higher Ed level!
Janice Newlin's students at Athens State University gain a better understanding of what it means to be a global educator, to explore the pedagogy of collaboration and learn how to design and manage their own global projects for successful curriculum integration in their future classroom. Read more......
Global Youth Debates - a project for Grade 5-12 students - Final live debates. Read all about how Singapore, Japan and the USA came together to debate "Using plastic water bottles does more harm than good"
Join Global Youth Debates - we kick off again in September!
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