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Course Facilitator Spotlight
online course / videoconference

Course Facilitator Spotlight

Renee from Riverside, California, U.S. and Mustapha from Oran, Algeria facilitated one of the online course sections for the Spring 2014 semester. This spring, they went above and beyond to support and encourage other teachers in learning about global project based learning and made fun surprises each week for the course participants. Check out this video featuring quotes from the course … Continue reading

Girls Empowerment Project Exchange
civic education / girls empowerment

Girls Empowerment Project Exchange

Students from Lycee Sidi Ahmed in Morocco, Sewickley Academy and Santa Catalina High School in the U.S., and Mostafa Kamel Experimental Languag School in Egypt focused on girls’ education and literacy as it relates to their local and global communities and planned projects to encourage girls to stay in school. In this project exchange, students … Continue reading

YouthCaN Environment Projects
environment

YouthCaN Environment Projects

In the YouthCaN project, environment clubs and classes plan youth-directed activities to explore their local environment. They coordinate local hikes, explorations of the environment, investigations of environmental topics, and community service activities to improve their local environments. Youth collaborate on their environmental research and service projects through online forums and at local and international conferences … Continue reading

online course

Fall 2013 Online Course for Educators

In October and November of 2013, over 100 educators from 15 countries participated in the Chris Stevens Youth Network online course to network with educators from other countries and plan a collaborative, global project. In the online course, participants learned about online, project based-learning and how to connect their students with their peers from other … Continue reading