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ERIC Number: EJ854501
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2006
Pages: 4
Abstractor: As Provided
Reference Count: 1
ISBN: N/A
ISSN: ISSN-1552-3233
World's Youth Connect through Global Nomads Group: An Interview with GNG's David Macquart
Morrison, James L.; Macquart, David
Innovate: Journal of Online Education, v2 n4 Apr-May 2006
Editor-in-chief James L. Morrison talks with David Macquart, co-founder of the Global Nomads Group (GNG), a group dedicated to improving children's cultural understanding by bringing the world into the classroom using videoconferencing technology. GNG moderates video conferences between K-12 classes in different countries, organizes virtual lectures, and produces "webumentaries" on historical and cultural sites around the world. Macquart discusses the aims, history, and future of the organization as well as the technical requirements for undertaking this global project.
Fischler School of Education and Human Services. Nova Southeastern University, 1750 NE 167th Street, North Miami Beach, FL 33162. Tel: 800-986-3223; e-mail: innovate@nova.edu; Web site: http://innovateonline.info
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
Education Level: Adult Education; Elementary Secondary Education
Audience: N/A
Language: English
Sponsor: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A