Transforming Education GloballyThe Global Digital Citizen Foundation is a non profit organization creating exceptional resources for educators and dedicated to cultivating responsible, ethical, global citizens for a digital world—learners who strive together to solve problems that matter to create a bright future for all.
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The Global Digital Citizen Foundation is a non profit organization dedicated to cultivating responsible, ethical, global citizens for a digital world by providing exceptional resources for educators.
Transforming Education GloballyLearners Solving Problems That Matter to Create a Bright Future for All.
Turning around challenging student behaviour is about approaching any such situation with empathy and constructive attitudes. If you’ve taught in a classroom, you know this behaviour when you see it. It can be the bane of any teacher as well as a...read more
The word "advice" can get peoples' hackles up in a hurry. It's human nature to enjoy giving it and to loathe receiving it. However, Terry Heick at TeachThought has a few pieces of teaching advice here that you're going to want to listen to. Terry is...read more
Getting our learners to begin thinking independently is one of the many goals of education. “Teach students so that they don’t need the teacher.” But what if that wasn’t the case? What if there were something higher than independence? After all,...read more
What exactly do we mean by self-directed learning practices? Whoever heard of learners teaching themselves?Let’s start with considering a few real-life examples. In sports, when a player plays a bad game, he or she knows what they need to work on in...read more
At the heart of every collaborative learning experience you'll find lively and passionate discussions on the topics at hand. What kind of real-world discussion topics for learners will engage and inspire them to have such conversations?In our work...read more
Every teacher knows our classroom environments are meant to be places of learning and support. After all, both you and your students should feel safe and nurtured in this space. Teachers also know the lasting power of words. Ultimately, creating...read more
Discover the Essential Fluencies
Learn about the innovative skills for learning, living, and leading in a new digital world.
- Solution Fluency
- Information Fluency
- Creativity Fluency
- Media Fluency
- Collaboration Fluency
- Global Digital Citizenship