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.[…]

iEARN Yemen conducted their second BRIDGE workshop in three governorates

In October 2016 iEARN-Yemen hosted three workshops in three governorates (Sana’a – Alhudaidah – Hadramout) as part of the BRIDGE Program. 11 teachers from 3 governorates joined the workshop and they were introduced to the International Education and Resource Network (iEARN). All participants became members of iEARN and collaborated with the peers who joined the[…]

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[…]

Workshops in Palestine Connect 15 Teachers to Global Collaboration Opportunites

The iEARN-Palestine team, together with the Excellence Center in Hebron, conducted their first face-to-face BRIDGE Program workshop on October 8, 2016 at the Batter Municipality and Library. Fifteen new iEARN teachers from The workshop Hebron, North and South of Hebron, Bethlehem and Jerusalem attended the workshop and were trained by six experienced iEARN participants. The main goal of the workshop was to equip the participants[…]

Second BRIDGE Workshop in Tunisia at the National Center for Technology in Education (CNTE)

TEARN (Tunisian Education and Resources Network) conducted it’s second BRIDGE educators workshop on September 6th, 2016 at CNTE( National Center for Technology in Education) in Tunis. The venue was exceptional! Teachers came from various parts of the country.  CNTE officials greeted participants and country coordinator, Basma, made a presentation on iEARN, its goals ,missions and introduction to the BRIDGE Program. The workshop included[…]

Morocco Workshop takes place on October 1-2nd, 2016.

mEARN, an iEARN BRIDGE partner, is a non-profit organization in Morocco thatworks on promoting young students 21st century skills in English Language together with the use of new technology. This can be seen through PBL (Project Based Learning), collaboration, video conferences, and forum discussions with other school outside Morocco. On October 1-2nd, mEARN hosted their first face-face BRIDGE[…]

BRIDGE Project Exchange: Five New Curriculum Units!

Following the online educators course, BRIDGE educators will connect their students to collaborate on global projects across the curricula.  Students connect through iEARN’s secure online platform to meet their peers, share ideas and work together on projects through asynchronous forum discussions and media exchanges in one of the following theme areas: environment, civic education, heritage, identify, tradition,[…]

Join us at the 2016 Global Education Conference this November!

Join us in November for the 2016 Global Education Conference, a free week-long online event bringing together educators and innovators from around the world, to be held Sunday, November 13 through Wednesday, November 16, 2016. iEARN educators, youth, and other partners will be presenting alongside others across a range of sessions related to connecting classrooms while supporting[…]

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[…]