Machado and Seifert Author Chapter on Enhancing Teachers' Technology and Cross-cultural Competence

Posted on 8/31/21 12:02 PM

Crystal Machado, Professional Studies in Education, and Tami Seifert, Kibbutzim College of Education, Israel, presented a coauthored paper, "Using Flipgrid and Facebook to Enhance Pre-Service and Inservice Teachers’ Technology and Cross-cultural Competence," at the International Association for Intercultural Education on June 29, 2021. The theme of the conference was Intercultural Education in the Age of Information and Disinformation.

This Scholarship of Teaching and Learning project targets three of ISTE’s Standards for Educators (2017). Machado and Seifert describe how their students, 63 preservice teachers in the US and 39 inservice teachers in Israel, used Flipgrid, a video conferencing cloud technology, and Facebook to interact and learn about teaching practices.

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Department of Professional Studies in Education