Global Classroom

Making Global Connections in the Classroom

The Global Classroom is an innovative educational program that engages students in an exploration of current world issues through interactive simulations. It promotes global awareness by connecting FCPS students with students in other countries, enabling them to explore issues impacting the world, and having teachers embed real-world learning opportunities and Portrait of a Graduate attributes throughout the curriculum. Global Classrooms cultivates literacy, life skills, and the attitudes necessary for active citizenship.

In our Global Classroom, students will be researching renewable energy sources with a focus on sustainability. In addition to learning science content, students will be working on developing their skills to becoming Creative and Critical Thinkers as part of Portrait of a Graduate. 

The EHS Global Classroom Team

Participating Schools

 Thomas A. Edison HS  Thomas A. Edison High School, Alexandria VA

 La Maison d’Education Mariama Ba located in  Île De Gorée, Senegal  La Maison d’Education Mariama Ba, Île De Gorée, Senegal

Vocabulary Presentations:

     Environmental Terms


FCPS Global Classroom