It’s one thing for today’s students to connect with the world and to appreciate the diversity and significance of potential interactions through everyday, real-time interaction. It is a whole different challenge to be able to collaborate with learning partners across town — or around the world.

Source: You are a global educator. It’s time to start thinking like one | eSchool News

It’s not a one or the other decision. The skills and practice that you gain from collaborating in your own building or district will transfer to a national or global audience.

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