iEARN/MY HERO LEARNING CIRCLES
In partnership with the International Education and Resource Network (iEARN.org
), MY HERO LEARNING CIRCLES
stimulate dynamic, interactive, and online global exchanges that bring the world into the classroom and the classroom into the world. Learning Circles act as virtual classrooms that enable students to communicate and collaborate with peers across the globe. Teachers and students learn about each other’s cultures, communities and heroes.
In 2014, a total of 43 Elementary, Middle and High School classes (incorporating approximately 1,000 students) participated in the MY HERO
Learning Circles. The Circles included participants from the following countries: USA, Canada, Belarus, Romania, Ukraine, Russia, South Africa, Taiwan, Slovenia, Pakistan, Mexico, Kenya, Bangladesh, Australia, Georgia, Morocco, Iran, Indonesia, Egypt.