1. Chris Livaccari: Students as Linguists and Ambassadors / Ross Institute Summer Academy 2011


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    Students as Linguists and Ambassadors: Chinese Language Learning and Global Competence Asia Society's Chris Livacarri makes the case for why Chinese language learning is important—cognitively,…

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    • Panel Discussion: Trade and Economics Curricular Thread / Ross Institute Summer Institute 2011


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      Ross founding mentors William Irwin Thompson and Ralph Abraham, along with economist Ken Dorph, Ross Cultural History teachers Todd French and Carrie Clark, and Ross Director of High School Jim Pickett,…

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      • Heidi Hayes Jacobs: Promoting Global & Digital Literacies through Student Assessment / Ross Institute Summer Academy 2011


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        Heidi Hayes Jacobs discusses assessment strategies and practices supporting the development of global literacy and digital literacy. Jacobs is Executive Director of the Curriculum Mapping Institute…

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        • Kurt Fischer: Education for Global Understanding / Ross Institute Summer Academy 2011


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          Dr. Kurt Fischer, a former Scholar in Residence at Ross School and Director of the Mind, Brain and Education program at Harvard Graduate School of Education collaborated with Ross School during the…

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          • Winter Intersession: Community Sharing Night 2012


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            Each year, Ross high school students and teachers have an opportunity to work together for three weeks between winter and spring terms, known as Winter Intersession, or 'M-Term.' These courses,…

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            • Breakfast Plenary: Understanding and Measuring Beyond Content Learning


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              Mainstream education has traditionally put an emphasis on mastery of core academic content, particularly since the inception of "No Child Left Behind." Emerging research is demonstrating…

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              • Lecture Series: Dr. Stephen Rodriguez - 21st Century Skills: Challenges and Opportunities


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                Dr. Rodriguez offers reflections from his experiences at the SITE (Society for Information Technology & Teacher Education) Conference where he presented his research. Dr. Rodriguez also discusses…

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                • Public Release-Education for Life and Work


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                  Education for Life and Work: Developing Transferable Knowledge and Skills in the 21st Century

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                  • Eric's E-portfolio summary


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                    In this video I will talk about my smart lab experience this year, my e-portfolio and how it affects my grade and my promotion towards graduating.

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                    • “Refresh Your IT Program with the MS Academy Program” with Jeff Johnson, Microsoft, at the IT Futures Summit (May 18, 20


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                      Watch and listen as Jeff Johnson, Area Lead, Microsoft addresses attendees at the May 18, 2012 IT Futures Summit on “Refresh Your IT Program with the Academy Program.” Jeff covers the…

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