untitled Teacher's Guide to International Collaboration on the Internet-- Pg 1 The Teacher's Guide to International Collaboration was developed to help teachers use the Internet to "reach out" globally. These materials were prepared as part of the Department of Education's International Education Initiative. This guide is designed for online access. On every page, teachers will find many projects and suggestions to begin or expand classroom projects that reach across the globe. In every section of this on-line guide, we have also provided links to elementary, middle and high school projects and links to organizations that are involved in international education via the Internet. Disclaimer: Please note that many new online projects are continually beginning, while some projects are ending. Disclaimer of Endorsement: The documents posted on this server contain hypertext links or pointers to information created and maintained by other public and private organizations.
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