ERIC Number: EJ554233
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Academic Skills and Cultural Awareness through GlobaLearn.
Ritchey, Anne C.
TechTrends, v42 n6 p41-44 Nov-Dec 1997
Describes how a sixth grade teacher of an ESOL (English for speakers of other languages) resource class used the GlobaLearn online program to promote cultural awareness and academic skills in social studies/geography. Discusses online communication with international host children, educational benefits, and other programs. (AEF)
Descriptors: Academic Achievement, Computer Assisted Instruction, Computer Mediated Communication, Cultural Awareness, Elementary Secondary Education, English (Second Language), Geography, Global Education, Grade 6, Instructional Innovation, Intermediate Grades, Online Systems, Second Language Learning, Skill Development, Social Studies
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Descriptive
Education Level: N/A
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