Your Name and Title: Jan Zanetis, Managing Director
School or Organization Name: Center for Interactive Learning and Collaboration
Co-Presenter Name(s): Sean Forde, Ralph Krauss, Peter Paccone
Area of the World from Which You Will Present: U.S. and Italy
Language in Which You Will Present: English
Target Audience(s): Educators
Short Session Description (one line): Meet 3 educators devoted to connecting their students to people and places from around the world with the goal of building global awareness and competence for students.
Full Session Description (as long as you would like): This is a panel discussion that will be led by Jan Zanetis. The panel will consist of 3 educators representing different age groups and locations, Each cover a different grade level and focus of interest but all use powerful web-based tools that allow their students to interact with others in real time. Come see how they accomplish miracles!
Objectives addressed include:
Websites / URLs Associated with Your Session:
Your proposal could benefit from further elaboration. Make sure to outline what you will cover and the potential benefits to your intended audience. There needs to be some reference to globally connected teaching and learning and/or global collaboration. See our mission and make it clear in this proposal how your work will address the development of global competence in students: http://www.globaleducationconference.com/page/our-mission
Make any changes within the next 24 hours and I'll approve your proposal.
Sorry I rushed through the description to make the deadline. Take a look at it now and let me know if you think it needs more.
Also, I assume you guys will be taking disparate time zones of group presentations into consideration? I think around 5 or 6 pm ET works for my guy in Italy.