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- ISBN: 9780132610353 | 0132610353
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 1/24/2012
JOIN THE COMMUNITY: go towww.facebook.com/flatclassroomsto sign up for free webinars, chat with the authors, and connect with other teaching professionals around the world! Flattening Classrooms, Engaging Mindspresents a seven step approach to transforming teaching using current pedagogies, technology tools, and global collaboration to create standards-aligned, technology rich, cross-cultural learning experiences that enhances 21stcentury student engagement. Outlines seven steps (Chapters 3-9) to bring a classroom or school into effective global collaborative practiceincluding connection, communication, citizenship, contribution/collaboration, choice, creating and celebration. Divides each "Step" into Self, School, and Student headingsso readers can see how to create an effective 21st century curriculum and learning environment at each level of the education system. Prompts readers to develop professionally with the Flat Classroom ® 15 Challengesthat challenge them to become more familiar with new technologies (blogs, CMPs, mobile devices, wikis) and use them to create rich learning experiences for themselves and their students. Includes 6 month free access to the PDToolkitwhere all case studies will be posted in their entirety; a completed sample Flat Classroom®Framework; Interactive Surveys; Online glossary; Sample student assignments; Wiki and digital storytelling rubrics; Downloadable model for digital citizenship; Learning Design Pie Planning Tool; and a Connection planning tool.