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This program is designed to bring the world into U.S. schools and includes free standards-based classroom resources and programs which allow students to see, hear, and interact with globally-relevant content that supports educators’ targeted learning objectives. For over 20 years, Peace Corps Volunteers have formally serverd as a window for U.S. students to view and experience new countries and cultures through CWWS materials that heighten cross-cultural understanding in the classroom and encourage service.
Ways to use in the classroom beyond curriculum materials:
1. Correspondence Match: Connect a classroom with a Peace Corps Volunteer overseas or Speakers
2. Speakers Match: Invite a returned Peace Corps Volunteer into your classroom
To find out more go to www.peacecorps.gov/wws or click on the image above.
Skype is a great way to communicate with people around the world, and many teachers are integrating this tool into their curriculum, so Skype is launching a directory this month that will help teachers to connect with other teachers world wide to help facilitate an incredible global learning experience.