GlobalEdLeader is proud to work with the following organizations:
Keynote, Presentations and Workshops
Global Education Forum.
Philadelphia, PA, October 17, 2015. Facilitated a workshop entitled, “Strategies to Globalize Your School.
University of Pennsylvania Teacher Education Program.
Philadelphia, PA, September 22, 2015. Facilitated a workshop entitled, “What is Global Competence and Why Does it Matter.”
Camden County College/UPenn Middle East Center – Summer Teacher Symposium.
Blackwood, NJ, July 16, 2015. Facilitated a workshop entitled, “Globalizing Your Curriculum.”
Santa Clara County Office of Education – Summer Curriculum Retreat.
Santa Clara, CA, June 22, 2015. Opening keynote for weeklong curriculum retreat discussing the importance of global competence and action steps to get started; provided follow-up workshop on designing globally focused performance assessments.
Denver, CO, June 18 – 19, 2015. Served as the K-12 Education Track Leader overseeing all K-12 sessions at the conference, moderated 2 panel discussions and served as a panelist on a third panel.
Learning and the Brain Conference.
New York, NY, May 9, 2015. Facilitated a workshop entitled, “Six Strategies to Globalize Your School.”
Springpoint School Design Team Meeting.
New York, NY, December 2 – 5, 2014. Facilitated five high school design teams to examine the Carnegie Corporation of New York’s school design principles; examined school models that utilized personalized, blended and mastery-based learning.
Harvard Think Tank on Global Education.
Harvard University, May 14 – 16, 2014. Visiting Faculty and presenting a workshop entitled, “Redefining Teaching for Global Education.”
Deeper Learning National Conference.
High Tech High, San Diego, CA, March 27, 2014. Served on a panel to discuss the development of over 50+ videos produced with Teaching Channel across 10 national networks of schools
West Coast ISSN “Design Camp.”
Los Angeles, CA, March 24 & 25, 2014. Co-facilitated 20 school administrators in the use of “design thinking” to design a new project or initiative for their campus, with an accompanying implementation plan
West Coast ISSN “Design Camp.”
Central States Conference on the Teaching of Foreign Languages. St. Louis, MO, March 21, 2104. Opening Keynote Speaker discussing the importance of global competence
Ohio ISSN “Design Camp.”
Columbus, OH, March 19 & 20, 2014. Co-facilitated 40 school administrators in the use of “design thinking” to design a new project or initiative for their campus, with an accompanying implementation plan.
White House Workshop on “Hard to Measure 21st century Skills.”
White House Conference Center, Washington D.C., February 3, 2014. Presented a case study of two ISSN schools to workshop participants, which included national policymakers, researchers, and philanthropy.
Colorado Department of Education Working Group on Portfolios, Capstones and Competency-based Education.
Denver, CO, January/February/April/May, 2014. Co-facilitated a series of state-wide working group workshops to develop a guidebook to assist schools and districts in Colorado to meet state graduation guidelines via portfolios and capstone experiences
Texas ISSN “Design Camp.”
San Antonio, TX, January 27 & 28, 2014.Co-facilitated 15 school administrators in the use of “design thinking” to design a new project or initiative for their campus, with an accompanying implementation plan
Global Education Conference.
24-Hour Online Global Conference, November 17 – 22, 2013. Delivered one of the featured Keynote addresses, “Six School-Wide Strategies to Globalize Your School.”
People to People International Global Youth Forum.
Washington, D.C., November 6 – 10, 2013. Lead moderator for a youth conference of approximately 120 high school students from across the United States and a dozen different countries.
Center for Teaching about the United Nations – Texas Conference.
Southern Methodist University, Dallas, Texas, November 2, 2013. Served on a panel to discuss how schools can create partnerships with NGOs and organizations that address global issues and specifically, the UN Millennium Goals.
ISSN Leaders Meeting in Hong Kong and Beijing.
Hong Kong and Beijing, China, October 9 – 18, 2013. Worked collaboratively with the Hong Kong Education Bureau to organize presentations by top educational officials, school visits and cultural experiences for 80 American school and district administrators.
ISSN Summer Institute and Partnership for Global Learning Conference.
New York, NY, June 26 – 29, 2013. Delivered opening keynote – “The Power of Networks” – and facilitated two workshops for school/district administrators focusing on strategic planning and initiative coherence.