The Importance of Global Citizenship Education with Elizabeth Porter

Bon Voyage World Languages Academy/Language with the Five Senses

Elizabeth Porter NBCT, M.ED

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Global Citizenship Education can be integrated into home life or into any classroom. GCED helps students understand that they are part of a greater world and citizens of humanity.  GCED is meant to help us understand why we think the way we do and explore culture shapes our thinking as we relate to others in the world. 

This workshop/talk includes: 

Explanation and overview of Global Citizenship Education as defined by the UNESCO. 

Overview of the Global Citizenship Standards and Competencies set forth by the UNESCO 

Practical and engaging activities for the classroom that teach GCE  

Strategies to easily extend GCE beyond the classroom

Elizabeth Porter

Madame Porter is a National Board Certified French teacher with a Bachelor’s degree in French and Linguistics, a Master’s degree in Education, and a French degree called a DEUG in French as a Foreign Language (FLE). She has spent several years living in France, and has a passion for all things French! Porter attended college in Normandy, France and spent a significant amount of time in Paris, as well. She taught elementary and middle school English in Normandy, returning home in XXXX to teach French stateside. She is a passionate teacher with 18 years of teaching experience.

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