Award winning – Poetry with Passion and Performance – Chris Trimnell

By | June 24th, 2017|global collaboration, Global Educator, Global Projects|

Flat Connections is very excited to have an award winning member of it's immediate community! Chris Trimnell, Flat Connections Global Educator Cohort 16-1, is one of 10 educators acknowledged for their ability to create and implement an online global collaborative project at K-12 levels. The Great Global Project Challenge was organsed by the Global Education [...]

Become a Global Educator and Global Education Leader!

By | August 6th, 2016|Global Education, Global Educator, Global Educator Course, Global Learning, Teacher Courses|

Flat Connections is launching newly designed online courses in September 2016 to help educators learn how to become connected, collaborative and global. There are THREE courses to select, with Part 1 and/or 2 (4 weeks) leading into Part 3 (6 weeks). The full 10-week course provides the 'Flat Connections Global Educator' certification with 2 graduate [...]

You are a global educator. It’s time to start thinking like one

By | June 24th, 2016|Global Educator, Global Learning|

The following blog post comes from the new book by Julie Lindsay, "The Global Educator: Leveraging technology for collaborative learning and teaching" published by ISTE. Building collaboration skills today means building global collaboration skills. Educators have their work cut out for them It’s one thing for today’s students to connect with the world and to [...]