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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.
Fostering a personal classroom where learning is unique for each learner can seem like a daunting challenge. The truth is it need not be if you start small. There's no sense in diving in headfirst and hoping for the best. You've got a lot of students, learning styles,...read more
My, my, how times change. Compare the classrooms of today with the ones from 10 or 20 years ago. It blows your mind how much things have transformed. The classroom tech of old is gone, never to return. That said, what kinds of technology can we look forward to seeing...read more
It's a fascinatingly complex digital student that attends today's classrooms. Instructional methods that meet their needs and expectations have evolved. The good news is these have largely been integrated into the lives of teachers and students with much success. One...read more
PBL goes hand in hand with the Essential Fluencies. At its best, PBL is students working together on projects that they care about, taking ownership of their education, and becoming lifelong learners. It's like D. Blocher once claimed: Learning is not a spectator...read more
Authentic learning is a useful approach for encouraging our learners to develop the critical thinking skills and confidence needed to tackle real-life situations. However, it can be hard to get out of the more traditional mindset where the teacher is the source of...read more
Take your essential questions to new heights with the Essential Questions Teacher's Companion. In any great lesson, an essential question is what drives the quest for knowledge and discovery of the unknown and also encourages learning ownership. So what makes a...read more
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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