On the Global Ed Horizon…
GlobalEd Events/the Global Education Conference Network has several events coming up that may be of interest to the global ed community! These are great opportunities for learning more about globally connected teaching and learning and the potential benefits for students.
- Starting on February 5th, we’ll be at the TCEA Conference and Expo! After years of hosting our popular Global Education Day at ISTE, we’re bringing a similar event to Texas. Everyone is welcome to join our Edmodo group for this or attend the sessions in person if located in Austin. More details are available here: https://www.smore.com/gc43y-global-education-day-at-tcea-2018
- On February 11 at 8 PM ET / 5 PM PT, we will be joining Edmodo on #EdmodoChat to discuss global collaboration. All are welcome to participate in this Twitter chat and to share resources.
- GlobalEd Events and GEC co-founder Lucy will be at the American School of Bombay’s Unplugged Conference February 22–24 in Mumbai, India. Information about this conference is available here: http://www.asbunplugged.org/
- CoSN and UNESCO will be hosting their annual International Symposium on March 12, as part of the CoSN annual conference in Washington DC. This year’s theme is digital citizenship. Steve Hargadon and Lucy Gray will be there as partners in this event. Check out the great agenda for this event here: https://cosnconference.org/program/global/.
- Global Leadership Week is March 19–23 and all are invited to participate in any of several ways: a) host your own event b) attend our Leadership Summit in Boston on March 23 and/or attend/exhibit at our 2nd Global Ed Fair. Details are available here: https://www.smore.com/21n94-global-leadership-week-2018
- As part of Global Leadership Week, Lucy Gray will be joining Susan M. Bearden on #edtechchat on Monday, March 19th at 8 pm ET / 5 pm PT. All are welcome to participate!
- The Global Leadership Summit is a face-to-face meeting for school and org leaders interested in global education. We’re hosting this event in partnership with ASCD as part of their Empower18 pre-conference offerings. http://bit.ly/GLSflyer
- And….. we will be reprising our Global Education Day at the ISTE Conference again on June 24th in Chicago! Info is available here: https://www.smore.com/4brx5-global-education-day-at-iste-2018
Share this information widely with your networks and please consider getting involved in the #globaled community by participating in face-to-face and/or virtual events. The next few months will be very exciting and we’re looking forward to connecting with many new and current global ed friends!