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International VCs and Service Learning

Today we have several amazing videoconferences for our rural students in Berrien County. EcoConversations Reed Middle School, in Bridgman, is connecting to a class in the UK to discuss environmental issues. The class in the UK shared with us information … Continue reading

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Day 9: Multiple Section Collaborations for Middle and High School

One of the challenges of using videoconferencing in the curriculum is the middle and high school schedules. High school structures make it difficult to be creative; and the cost of scheduling content providers for each section at the high school … Continue reading

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Eco Conversations: Carbon Emissions

This morning we have another EcoConversations connection with Dowagiac Middle School and Westcliff High School for Girls in the UK. The first presentation was from a group of students in the UK who shared how McDonalds (eating burgers) is making … Continue reading

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Eco-Conversations: Water Bottles

Today Buchanan Middle School has four Eco-Conversations connections, two with the UK (Wigan and Torfaen), one with Ontario, and one with Texas. Our focus for these sessions has been on water bottle pollution. Our class prepared posters explaining the effects … Continue reading

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