The Global EducationConference
Join us November 14-18 for a free virtual global education
During International EducationWeek (November 14-18, 2011),the free 2011Global EducationConferencewill take place entirelyonline and around the clock usingthe Blackboard Collaborateplatform.The Global EducationConference is a collaborative,world-wide community initiativeinvolving students, educators, andorganizations at all levels. It isdesigned to signiﬁcantly increaseopportunities for buildingeducation-related connectionsaround the globe while supportingcultural awareness andrecognition of diversity.
The conference seeks topresent ideas, examples, andprojects related to connectingeducators and classrooms with astrong emphasis on promotingglobal awareness, fostering globalcompetency, and inspiring actiontowards solving real–worldproblems. Through this event, it isour hope that attendees willchallenge themselves and othersto become more active citizens ofthe world. Let us learn, question,create, and engage in meaningful,authentic opportunities within aglobal context!