Educator Tips: How to Choose an Appropriate Global Context Exploration
Global contexts help us build a shared language to identify specific settings, events or circumstances to explore in our units. They provide a strong foundation for contextual learning and open our eyes to the many ways in which different things around us are connected.
In this Educator Tips video, watch MYP workshop leader Jason Reagin walk you through his process of selecting an appropriate global context exploration for an example unit. Use Jason’s tips to create authentic learning opportunities for your students and set your own process for choosing global context explorations.
What you’ll learn:
- What is a global context exploration
- Why the global context exploration is important
- How to select the circumstance, event or setting through which to teach your unit
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