Student Panel: Experiencing Virtual Exchange
Time: 9:30 a.m. - 10:20 a.m.
Location: PSU Room 308
Hybrid: Zoom Link
Abstract - More than 700 new and future teachers from Missouri State University and Morocco have participated in a virtual exchange that was developed in partnership with teacher trainers from the Moroccan Ministry of Education. After summarizing the exchange, we will interview a panel of participants to learn more about how they experienced exchange activities and how the exchange shaped their thinking about global education, media, and the MENA region.
Key Take-aways for Audience
- Students may enter virtual exchanges with harmful stereotypes and narratives.
- Virtual exchanges can be designed to shift world views.
- Virtual exchange can shape the goals of future educators.