International Geography Teacher Webinar

International Geo Teacher Webinar
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An online meeting of like-minded international geography educators - planned to be held every three weeks. Full details can be found on the IB DP Geography Teachers Support Group on Facebook.



Webinar

#4 Monday 8th + Tuesday 9th June 2020

8pm CEST [Apéro time]

Locations

France, UK, Germany, Canada, Poland, Austria, Saudi Arabia.

11am CEST [Coffee time]

Locations

France, Qatar, Switzerland, Vietnam, Kazakhstan, Singapore.

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  • The 'gatw Summer Menu' is in development [now completed!] as a set of suggestions for students 'who want to do more' during the summer break. It is focused on students between DP1 and DP2 but could also work for students about to start the course. Make sure you keep an eye on the 'Updates Blog' (which also posts to Facebook) and Twitter for when it is ready.
Google Drive

Webinar

#3 Monday 18th + Tuesday 19th May 2020

8pm CEST [Apéro time]

Locations

France, Switzerland, Guernsey, UK, Brazil, Poland and Canada.

11am CEST [Coffee time]

Locations

France, Qatar, UK, North Cyprus, Hong Kong, Singapore, Netherlands, Philippines, Cambodia, Norway, Switzerland, Ghana, India, Poland and Kazakhastan.

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  • The #ibgeog Podcasts online and smartphone app now includes the Urban geographic theme. A big thank you to Jonathan Butcher for sharing his list of podcasts.
    • The app now also works on tablets and desktops.
    • If anybody would like to work with me to add one of the other geographic themes - please get in touch!
  • I am working with my DP1 students to make Quizlets, as they prepare for their exams. The quizes we have produced can be found here and will be added to over the next couple of days.
  • I have produced a revision lesson on infographics - beyond the infographics resources page.
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Alaric Maude (2020): The role of geography’s concepts and powerful knowledge in a future 3 curriculum, International Research in Geographical and Environmental Education

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Richard Bustin (2011), The living city: Thirdspace and the contemporary geography curriculum, Geography

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New Geographies : New Curriculum PC (Post Coronavirus) School Geographies - A provocation & some curriculum making v4.0

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Wired - Amid a Pandemic, Geography Returns With a Vengeance [14 April 2020]


Webinar

#2 Monday 27th April 2020

11am CEST [Coffee time]

Locations

France, Poland, Philippines, Vietnam, Australia, Singapore, India, Qatar, Belgium, UK, Hong Kong and Kazakhstan.

8pm CEST [Apéro time]

Locations

France, Costa Rica, UK, Canada, Switzerland, Brazil, New Zealand, Poland, Italy, Norway, Abu Dhabi, Belgium, Germany and Ghana.

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  • Remote learning with geographyalltheway.com - where I am collecting together the geographyalltheway pages that I have restructured for the purpose of 'home learning'.
  • Flipboard magazines - a great way to curate digital articles and videos. There are already magazines set up for all the sections of the IB DP Geography course with a range of geography teachers contributing to them.

Kialo Edu is a custom version of Kialo (kialo.com), the world's largest argument mapping and debate site, specifically designed for classroom use. Its clear, visually compelling format makes it easy to follow the logical structure of a discussion and facilitates thoughtful collaboration. Kialo’s mission is to promote well-reasoned discussion online, and to that end, Kialo is free for educators to use.

  • The geographyalltheway.com IB DP Geography Infographics page [free access] which includes sources of infographics, articles about the production of infographics, help with 'visual vocabulary', useful infograèhics by unit and some exam style questions.
  • Matt's resources - who is working on developing his Leisure, Tourism and Sport resources
    • Unit 2 (free to access until Matt has finished teaching and reviewing them).
    • Unit 3 - (free to access until Matt has finished teaching and reviewing them).

Webinar

#1 Monday 6th April 2020

11am CEST [Coffee time]

Locations

France, Switzerland, Laos, Hong Kong, Vietnam, Indonesia, Philippines, Qatar, Norway, Germany, UK, Thailand, Australia, India

8pm CEST [Apéro time]

Locations

France, Poland, Brazil, Italy, Canada, Austria, Switzerland, Ghana, New Zealand, UK

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