A Thank You from Saliha

Saliha Belhacene Saliah Belhacene from Constantine, Algeria attend the BRIDGE Workshop and 2017 Annual iEARN Conference hosted in Marrakech, Morocco. Saliha was so please with the outcome of the meeting she decided to show her gratitude in letter form. A Thank You from Saliha Dear iEARN, Frankly speaking, I’m still day dreaming about the planned and organized conference[...]

Yemeni Students Share Their Culture, Heritage, and Identity

Written by Elham Shamsan, teacher at Alta’lok School in Ibb, Yemen Our project is a result of the situation in which Yemen is going through wars and destruction and the media reports to other countries showing that Yemen is beginning to deteriorate. Bad images of Yemen are created from outside countries through media and social media.[…]

120 Global Educators Engage in Online Professional Development

During February and March, over 120 global educators from 11 countries came together to engage in online professional development for the BRIDGE Program, supported by the Stevens Initiative. During the online course, participants collaborated with others educators from the Middle East, North Africa, and the United States.  Through this cross-cultural communication, teachers learned how to[...]

Stories from the Classroom: United States

Want to connect your classroom to teachers like Greg in Spring 2017?   Click here to learn more.   What is your name?  Greg Reiva Which iEARN project are you doing?  The Earth Stewardship Project Where do you teach? Streamwood High School in Illinois, USA What subject/age do you teach? High school chemistry, physics and physical science  […]

Stories from the Classroom: Yemen

What is your name?  Sukina Almaen Which iEARN project are you doing?  The Earth Stewardship Project Where do you teach? At Alharmeen School in Ibb, Yemen What age do you teach?  Students ages 12-14 years old Tell us your story. BRIDGE program is very important because I get many useful things from it. For instance, I knew other[…]

Stories from the Classroom: Algeria

Want to connect your classroom to teachers like Saliha in Spring 2017?   Click here to learn more. What is your name?  Saliha Belhacene What do you teach? English Language Arts Where do you teach? At Mustapha Ben Boulaid High School in Constantine, Algeria Which iEARN Project are you doing?  My Identity, Your Identity Tell us your story.[…]

Bring global projects into your classroom this Spring with the BRIDGE Program!

Are you a middle school or high school teacher interested in bringing global projects into your classroom?  Do you want to connect your students with classrooms in the Middle East and North Africa?  You can start this Spring by joining iEARN’s BRIDGE Program. The Spring program activities will run February – May 2017.  As a[…]

BRIDGE Online Educators Course Spring 2016

  Educators in 11 countries came together in April 2016 to engage in their first professional online training course as a part of iEARN’s new BRIDGE (Building Respect through International Dialogue and Global Education) Program.  The program is funded by a two-year grant from The Aspen Institute Stevens Initiative to engage educators and students in[…]