Category Archives: Global Studies

Kristen Ball – 5B Cares, CAIS – February 2014

1 CAIS Conference cover page 2 Ifeverybodyknew 3 causeorgshw 4 chooseacause 5 5B Cares Presentation 6 organization questions 7 5B Cares images assignment 8 images as symbols 9 5B Cares Poster Guidelines 10 presentationprep 11 lettertoorganization 12 from the other … Continue reading

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NEW: The Green School Alliance is seeking 2 additional Faculty Fellows

Become a “U.S. Green School Fellow” and gain extraordinary insight and training through the nation’s premier week-long environmental leadership training program at the state-of-the-art National Conservation Training Center of the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service (FWS), in Shepherdstown, WV, just … Continue reading

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Automating Your Bias

This post is about research – and how the best of us can inadvertently misuse tools. An advisee came into my office to complain about a teacher. Listing to a kvetching student is not an unusual occurrence – gripes about … Continue reading

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Business Week Roundtable

One of Business Week’s quarterly roundtables just concluded, and it was about education.  Participants included Steven Brill, Margaret Spellings, Dean Kamen, Michele Cahill and Louis V. Gerstner.   The article also has some national-level comparisons in a graph, and also … Continue reading

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Global Education

If there is anyone interested in talking about global project based learning, let me know. Maybe we could plan an event around that theme?

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