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ERIC Number: ED457003
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 2000
Pages: 260
Abstractor: N/A
ISBN: ISBN-0-88751-085-X
In the Global Classroom: Book 2.
Pike, Graham; Selby, David
Global education is a relatively new term in the education world. It brings together two strands of educational thinking: worldmindedness and child-centeredness. This document offers strategies for implementing global education into the curriculum by considering its infusion and integration. Activities presented in the book offer ideas and strategies for providing a participatory learning environment in the global classroom and focuses on different goals such as building self-esteem, encouraging students to exchange personal information, and contributing to the learning process. Chapters include: (1) "A Friendly Classroom for a Small Planet"; (2) "Peace"; (3) "Rights and Responsibilities"; (4) "Equity"; (5) "Economics, Development, and Global Justice"; (6) "Citizenship"; and (7)"Mass Media." (YDS)
Heinemann, 88 Post Road West, P.O. Box 5007, Westport, CT 06881 ($25). Tel: 800-793-2154 (Toll Free); Fax: 800-847-0938 (Toll Free).
Publication Type: Books; Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Practitioners; Teachers
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Grant or Contract Numbers: N/A
Note: For Volume 1, see SE 065 146. Published by Pippin Publishing Corporation. Supported by the Canadian Book Publishing Industry Development Program.