The Educator's PLN

The personal learning network for educators

Global Projects for Students with Disabilities: Building Understanding Through Real World Experience

Event Details

Global Projects for Students with Disabilities: Building Understanding Through Real World Experience

Time: November 14, 2012 from 6pm to 7pm
Location: Blackboard Collaborate
Event Type: global, education, conference, session
Organized By: Sasha Reese
Latest Activity: Nov 8, 2012

Export to Outlook or iCal (.ics)

Event Description

How can students with disabilities benefit from emerging technologies and participation in global projects? This session will examine the universal design for learning model as a pedagogical framework for teaching students with disabilities. We will investigate how Web 2.0 technologies, virtual learning networks, and assistive technology such as iPads can aid in differentiating instruction for all students.


Global projects can create situations where abstract concepts can become concrete, and real-world connections can be made. Participation in classroom exchanges, interdisciplinary global projects,video conferencing, and facetime can bring the classroom to life and allow for meaningful and lifelong learning experiences. Participants will receive an annotated list of resources, which can be used to add a technological and global perspective to any classroom environment. Link to GlobalEdCon12 Session Proposal (full URL with http://): http://www.globaleducationconference.com/forum/topics/global-projects-for-students-with-disabilities-building

Comment Wall

Comment

RSVP for Global Projects for Students with Disabilities: Building Understanding Through Real World Experience to add comments!

Join The Educator's PLN

Attending (1)

About

Thomas Whitby created this Ning Network.

Latest Activity

Dorothy Hastings posted a blog post

10 Exciting Mother’s Day Gift Ideas for Kids

Mother’s Day is the one time of year dedicated to what our mom’s do for us. There are many things children can make for their moms that don’t require long hours. Other than taking her for a dinner and a memorable family trip, there are many small and inexpensive things you can do to show your love and respect towards her. A little time and creativity are all you need.Here are 10 exciting Mother’s Day gift ideas for preschoolers. Choose any one of them and let him/her express the love towards…See More
Thursday
Julius Saunders posted blog posts
Apr 27
Daisy Hastings liked Dorothy Hastings's blog post Why Enrolling Your Child in a Childcare Center Matters
Apr 26
Dorothy Hastings posted a blog post

Why Enrolling Your Child in a Childcare Center Matters

Most children experts opine that sending your tiny tot to childcare is the best thing to do, especially if you and your spouse both work. If you are unsure if you should enroll your child in a childcare center, here is why you should!Safe Haven: It’s natural to worry about your child. A daycare offers a stable and safe environment for your child while you are away from home. Daycare may also be a lot less expensive than paying for a babysitter who you may not even know!Schedules Become More…See More
Apr 26
Dorothy Hastings commented on Daisy Hastings's blog post How to deal with a teenager
"A nice post! A satisfying read. Include all when our child becomes a teacher, we must behave like friendsof them, understand their situation and should keep calm."
Apr 26
Daisy Hastings commented on Daisy Hastings's blog post The first day at school. How to help your child to adapt
"Yes, as for me on the impression of the first day depend whole future study."
Apr 26
Daisy Hastings commented on Daisy Hastings's blog post Homeschooling: Pros and Cons
"Happy that it was helpful :) Thank you Dorothy"
Apr 26
Dorothy Hastings liked Diana's blog post Be Honest With Yourself and Your Kids Will Follow
Apr 26

Awards And Nominations

© 2016   Created by Thomas Whitby.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service