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Teacher's Guide to International Collaboration on the Internet

Teacher's Guide to International Collaboration on the Internet

As the title states this site provides teachers with tools and other resources to use the Internet to involve their students in cooperative projects with students in other countries. The site includes sections on how to start projects, tips for online collaboration, pointers to other organizations involved with international collaboration between students. Additionally, there are a number of sections with information on how to conduct projects in different subject matter domains and illustrative projects.


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Deborah Genet
Deborah Genet (Faculty)
8 years ago

Volumes of information here, as I wanted to direct my K-12 inservice students here but at first look they were cognitively overwhelmed. If the information was less "clicks" away, navigation could be improved. Also, some links not operable.

Technical Remarks:

Changing to a matrix display of sorts could help. The tools and examples are valuable, but with the goal of reaching out to teachers to integrate technology, it almost reinforces the difficulties and challenges they are fearful of. 

Used in course? Yes