What does it mean to be a global citizen? In today’s world, people around the globe rely on each other more than ever. In this webinar, Dr. Joan Kang Shin will discuss why global citizenship is important, describe the five essential knowledge areas for young learners to become successful global citizens, and showcase practical classroom applications for these ideas!
ABOUT THE SPEAKER
Dr. Joan Kang Shin is an Associate Professor of Education at George Mason University and the Academic Program Coordinator of the Teaching Culturally & Linguistically Diverse & Exceptional Learners (TCLDEL) program. Dr. Shin specializes in teaching ESL/EFL to young learners and teenagers and has provided professional development programs and workshops to EFL teachers in over 100 countries around the world. She is a Series Editor of National Geographic Learning’s young learner programs Welcome to Our World, Our World, and Explore Our World, as well as the teen program Impact, and an author of the professional development title Teaching Young Learners English.
Connect with Dr. Shin: Google Site