#worldgeochat 2019 – new beginnings

Hello #worldgeochat chatters! As we begin 2019, we wanted to let you know about some changes happening. We've been doing #worldgeochat since 2014, which is amazing to think about. I tried to calculate a number of worldgeochats over the past five years, but I honestly can't figure it out. My best guess is that there … Continue reading #worldgeochat 2019 – new beginnings

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Chat Preview — All About China

This week #worldgeochat is sharing content, resources and strategies about China.  Students are fascinated by the size of China, the One Child Policy and it's place in the global economy.  As teachers how do we decide the most important topics to address with our students?  How do we sift through the mountains of resources available … Continue reading Chat Preview — All About China

Are You Recharged and Ready for a New School Year?

This week, #worldgeochat returns from summer break!  We are talking about being recharged to tackle a new school year.  All teachers know summer is a time to reflect about the school year just finished, rest and relax and then get inspired to take on the next group of students. Worldgeochat (minus Ed) attended the National … Continue reading Are You Recharged and Ready for a New School Year?

Discussion Techniques

We are talking about Discussion Strategies in #worldgeochat this week.  Want to brush up on the importance of class discussions?  Need some new discussion strategies?  Check out the resources below. Rethinking Whole Class Discussions - Edutopia 13 Strategies to Improve Student Classroom Discussions Big List of Classroom Discussion Techniques Successful Socratic Seminars Here are this … Continue reading Discussion Techniques