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WE project — Worlds of Experience — a 3 session PD series

The Digital Innovation and Learning Lab (DIALL) in collaboration with the Center for Middle Eastern Studies (CMES) and Center for Latin American Studies (LAS) at The University of Arizona is offering a Professional Learning workshop series called Worlds of Experience (WE)

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WE invites applications from K-12 teachers for a series of three workshops based on the alignment of vision; a select group of teachers would be chosen for the Fall cohort. The first cohort of 15 educators will take part in a threepart workshop series during Fall 2021. 

GOALS: 

  • Learn to design and implement of Immersive International Virtual Field Experiences (IIVFE) (see examples: click here)  
  • Increase opportunities for you to make global-local connections
  • Develop shared cultural experiences, foreign language exposure, and international cultural content development 
  • Increase your own and your students’ digital literacies 

SPECIFICS: 

  • 3-part professional learning series online via Zoom (9+ PD hours, Fall 2021)
  • By applying, you will agree to 
    • Attend all three trainings 
    • Implement what you’ve learned in your own classroom
    • Share what you’ve learned with your colleagues at your school 
    • Take part in a showcase for the wider education community online 

Selected educators will receive compensation for their participation and will earn a certificate for professional development hours. 

If you are interested to be part of the Fall cohort of 15 educators, fill out the application form by 10/15/21.  For more information, please visit our website

​​If you have questions, feel free to reach us here.  We look forward to receiving your application. 

Words of Experience Team 

Due Date : October 15, 2021
  • For questions regarding this resource, please contact Digital Innovation and Learning Lab.