World Class Schools, a teacher oriented video conference program, is seeking selected schools for a global project. It was founded by Michael Cunningham almost ten years ago.
World Class Schools, Ghana Debate Association, Texas Youth and Government, as well several different YMCA's all over the world, are joining together to provide you a rare and unlimited opportunity.
During the week of Nov. 26-30, 2012, we are going to make a difference in the world because we are going to bring the world to your classroom. We will all participate in the Time Project.
Our Projects This Year Are Working To Bringing Social Justice Into The Classroom Through Enhanced Legal Education.
What You Will Get By Joining
We are offering these following events.
1) Texas YMCA Mock Trial Case. Each team will include (5 students) More details will be mailed out to you in the next month. All Trials will be done in English. We are also looking for other languages for the future. All materials will be provided for the students. Sample of last year's case
Teachers are busy people. They usually have enough time to go through the lectures and leave space fordiscussions at the end of the class. When it comes to teaching essay writing, however, they don’t have enough spacein their program.They will explain what the essay structure is supposed to look like. They will assign a topic. And that’s it. Thestudent is left under a huge pressure to figure out the essay writing process.As parents, we’re responsible to make this easier on our kids. This…See More
The lack of social and emotional skills can lead to burnout. Unfortunately, it’s not easy to develop theseskills. No one taught us these skills when we were kids. We also didn’t know that they’re vital in our adultlife and they can be developed.Schools are just starting to understand how emotions can affect students’ way of learning and overall well-being. Thus, students who were lucky enough to have compassionate teachers growing up have been trainedto develop gratitude and compassion. These…See More