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.[…]

Learning about Heritage, Tradition and Identity through Exploration of Historical Landmarks

Students in the BRIDGE Program are learning about heritage, identity, and tradition through an exploration of historical landmarks and famous places. For six weeks, classrooms in Algeria, Egypt, Morocco, Tunisia, the U.S., and Yemen research historical landmarks and engage in cross-cultural communication in an asynchronous discussion forum. Learn more about their collaborative project.... INTRODUCTIONS: Classrooms began their[...]

National BRIDGE Event in Algeria

National BRIDGE Event in Algeria March 19-20, 2017 Workshop Report On March 19-20th, a national BRIDGE and iEARN event was conducted in Oran, Algeria. BRIDGE educators and students from all over the country attended, including those from 2016 and 2017 programming. Additionally, education officials, embassy representatives, and university staff were in attendance. The first day[...]

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  […]

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[…]