Monthly Archives: June 2012

Blended Learning

June 29, 2012 at 2:50 pm, by

Yesterday, we spent a good deal of time and thought on Blended Learning, it pros, cons, limitations, and possibilities to maximize learning.  Please share in the ideas below: BL – WHY How does BL improve (for students) organization of course? website lets you go deep, zoom in and out gives autonomy to student to understand Read More…

Effective Teaching

June 26, 2012 at 8:50 pm, by

In our final training session today, we discussed evaluation.  We asked and talked about the purpose of assessment and effective vs ineffective strategies.  We told a few funny stories and laughed about our short-comings.  But one thing that isn’t funny is that there is often a disconnect between what we evaluate, in terms of student Read More…

T3 & Inquiry based learning

June 25, 2012 at 11:49 pm, by

This week, we are conducting a GCE Educator Institute, Train-the-Trainer Workshop. The purposes are three-fold: Clarify and discuss the goals of GCE’s Model for Learning which apply to both formal and informal environments: educating global citizens Train public and private educators to deliver the curriculum in a range of formats from electives to clubs to summer Read More…

Milestone 4- Drama poem

June 5, 2012 at 10:08 pm, by

The community that I chose was my friends community because I feel that is one of the communities I am closest to. Looking out for the whole in my eyes means to me to care about others as they would for you. Not always putting yourself in front of other people but, if you really Read More…

Body Politic

June 5, 2012 at 11:43 am, by

For our Drama class(english & history), we did a poem or piece of spoken word for out fourth and final milestone.  We chose a community that we are present and invested in to.  I chose Family as my community, while trying to answer the question: what does caring for the community as a whole mean for you Read More…

Global Health Interview: LN

June 4, 2012 at 8:18 pm, by

For our global health cure class, I made a video about United Nation’s goals which prevent disease problems around the world. ——- Why should the United Nations combat global diseases? They should help to prevent diseases from spreading. Now people are suffering because they lose people every time and that could decrease the economy due Read More…

Milestone Four: Body Politic

June 4, 2012 at 8:17 pm, by

The community I chose was Syria. I chose Syria because it means a lot to me. I lived there half of my life. I have had touched the warmth of the Syrian people. I care for the whole by helping others and caring for the community. I think my most creative choice was not using any of my own words in Read More…

Milestone 4 Cure

June 4, 2012 at 8:14 pm, by

For my  4th milestone in my global health cure class, we were assigned to create a vdeo that explains why we need to combat global diseases and what the UN needs to do. We did this because we feel global diseases are one of the biggest killers. I chose to create a rap video because Read More…

DDN News Cast-Milestone 4 MML

June 4, 2012 at 8:05 pm, by

For our global healthcure class, we created a news cast covering the United Nations and how they do to prevent diseases. We did this so we can show  people how much we need to prevent and help others with diseases. Our news anchor HD, was talking about what diseases we need to combat. I was Read More…

Global Health Cure Talk Show JP

June 4, 2012 at 8:01 pm, by

For my global health cure class, my group made a talk show explaining why and how the United Nations could combat global diseases. Also,we looked at how the United Nations could use math to solve global diseases. Below is my video and script of the talk show: Scene: Talk show: GCE talk JP,RJ, and ZP Read More…