Innovative Teaching in the Local-Global Perspective

Tuesday, July 15, 2014: 5:30 PM-7:20 PM
Room: 512
WG01 Sociology of Local-Global Relations (host committee)

Language: English

The session is focused on the changes in the educational practices claimed by the new local-global disposition and the experiences brought by the latest technological and socio-economic development across the globalized world at all the levels of locality.
Session Organizer:
Olena LEIPNIK, Sam Houston State University, USA
Globalizing the Classroom: Innovative Approach to National and International Learning (Oral Presentation)
Sarah HERNANDEZ, New College of Florida, USA; Enzo COLOMBO, University of Milan, Italy; Harriett ROMO, University of Texas San Antonio, USA; Rodney COATS, Miami Univeristy, USA; Patricia BELL, Oklahoma State University, USA; Carol PAVLISH, University of California Los Angeles, USA; Matias MARGULIS, University of Northern British Columbia, Canada

Teaching Across Borders: Making Local-Global Connections in Sociology Teaching (Oral Presentation)
Nadia SHAPKINA, Kansas State University, USA; Saori YASUMOTO, Osaka University, Japan