Transforming Education GloballyThe Global Digital Citizen Foundation is a non profit organization creating exceptional resources for educators and dedicated to cultivating responsible, ethical, global citizens for a digital world—learners who strive together to solve problems that matter to create a bright future for all.
A global community of compassionate citizens who create, and who care.
The Global Digital Citizen Foundation is a non profit organization dedicated to cultivating responsible, ethical, global citizens for a digital world by providing exceptional resources for educators.
Transforming Education GloballyLearners Solving Problems That Matter to Create a Bright Future for All.
What exactly do we mean by self-directed learning? Whoever heard of learners teaching themselves? Let's begin by considering a few real-life examples. In sports, when a player plays a bad game, he or she knows what they need to work on in their...read more
The active learning classroom is alive with creativity, focus, and the desire to learn. There's no classroom quite like it. You know one as soon as you walk into it because it doesn't look or feel like a traditional classroom. That's because...read more
Engaging students can be a challenge, when you desire to keep the whole class interested in the subject, and a few disengaged minds seem to push the other way. It seems like a cakewalk to others, but teaching can turn out to be one of the most stressful...read more
Inquiry-based learning places a real focus on critical thinking and independent learning. In fact, it's probably one of the most beneficial journeys our learners can experience during their school years. Sylvia Duckworth, a teacher and tech coach,...read more
A professional learning network involves making connections and building relationships with other educators in your community and around the world for sharing ideas, resources, and voicing educational concerns. When you have your own PLN, you...read more
Mastering digital communication is much more than just about being safe and courteous online. It's also part of being a great Global Digital Citizen—the kind of citizen we must begin cultivating in our schools. At the Global Digital Citizen Foundation, we...read more
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Discover the Essential Fluencies
Learn about the innovative skills for learning, living, and leading in a new digital world.
- Solution Fluency
- Information Fluency
- Creativity Fluency
- Media Fluency
- Collaboration Fluency
- Global Digital Citizenship