Foster Global Competence

Presented by Julie Lindsay and Cameron Paterson

(Interactive Lecture - Sunday, June 29, 12:45 p.m.–1:45 p.m)

ISTE 2014 - Atlanta

This document is available here: 

Slides for this ISTE presentation are published HERE.



Video Resources



Add your thoughts and resources to this Padlet: 

Twitter hashtags

- #globalcompetence

- #iste2014

- #flatconnect


Reading the world in 196 books 

Global Competence - Skills for the Future (from The Learning Curve) 

Global competency matrix (from the Global Competency Certificate course co-created by Columbia University, World Savvy and Asia Society) 

Student Team S7: Student’s Voice

Planning doc:



Student Team S2: The Passion Project

Planning doc:

Facebook page:


All Flat Connections Conference Student Teams: 

Leadership team L2 - Kids design Spot

Planning doc:

Video: -


Flat Connections

Flat Connections Global Projects 

Julie’s Diigo bookmarks

Out of Eden Learn

Articles available online

Global Thinking Routines:

Asia Society, Educating for Global Competence,

Fernando Reimers, Educating Citizens,

We Aren’t the World,


J.Sachs, To Move the World

M.Gerzon, Global Citizens

A.November, Who Owns the Learning

J.Lindsay & V.Davis, Flattening Classrooms, Engaging Minds

A.Gore, The Future

Video Resources

Eric Whitacre’s Virtual Choir, “Water Night”

Chimamanda Adichie, The Danger of a Single Story, TED talk: 

Raghava KK, Shake up your story:

Veronica Boix Mansilla - Global Competence (from the Brainwaves interview series)

Veronica Boix Mansilla is a Principal Investigator at Project Zero, Harvard Graduate School of Education. Veronica and Anthony Jackson co-authored Educating for Global Competence: Preparing Our Youth to Engage the World. 


Julie Lindsay - 

Director, Learning Confluence Pty Ltd

Founder, Flat Connections 

Twitter: @julielindsay

Cameron Paterson -

Twitter: @cpaterso