Online Learning Community Lets Kids Collaborate Globally

Online Learning Community Lets Kids Collaborate Globally

Site of the Week picks are selected from the top edtech tools reviewed by Common Sense Education, which helps educators find the best edtech tools, learn best practices for teaching with tech, and equip students with the skills they need to use technology safely and responsibly.

Title: PenPal Schools
Summary: Collaborative lessons connect students across the globe

Pros: Projects fuse ELA and social studies while helping students make real-world connections.
Cons: You'll need to sync up with the timelines of the courses. Rubrics are limited.
Bottom Line: A thoughtful, ready-to-go platform that builds global awareness and collaboration skills by facilitating authentic, cross-cultural PBL experiences.

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By Common Sense Education