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April 2018

Edtech Digest: What Does Learning Look Like in a Globally Connected Classroom

Independent Education Magazine: Level Up Village help create a global classroom at Blouberg Ridge Primary School

Press Mentor: Opening students’ eyes one class at a time

Canton Daily Ledger: Ingersoll to connect to students from Ukraine

Exponential Education: Spread The LUV

Exponential Education: Sharing LUV for STEAM Education

CRES 2nd Grade Tests Zomobots

March 2018

Cactus Ranch Elementary Launches Level Up Village

Hope Lutheran Blog: Global Learning

Village Living: Level Up Project sparks curiosity at Mountain Brook Elementary

Andover Montessori: Middle School Presents Level Up Village

North Star Academy: Read what our students are doing for students in Zimbabwe

February 2018

Princeton Montessori School: Designing a Digital Global Theme Park - Middle School works with Students in Jordan

Laurel School: Channel 5 Features STEAM Learning in Grade Four Classroom

Bloomberg TV: How Level Up Village Fosters Diversity Among Students

Hamlet Hub: Saint Gregory the Great School has been awarded a $10,000 grant from Foundations in Education

News 5 Cleveland: Fourth-graders at a Shaker Heights Elementary School Design Light Box for Students in Zimbabwe

Danbury Patch: Saint Gregory the Great School Receives a Grant

EdWeek Marketbrief: Ed-Tech Startups Invited to Apply for State Digital Directors’ Program

OnCue Journal: Los Angeles' First Public All-Girls STEM School Goes Global

January 2018

The Willows School: Level Up Village - 6th Grade Global Partnerships

St. Louis Magazine: The Wilson School

The Dialog: Level Up Village Connects Christ the Teacher with the World

Saint Edward's School: Sixth Grade Students Feel the LUV of 3D Printing

Parent Times Magazine: Helping our Youngest Learners Become Innovators of Today and Leaders of Tomorrow

The Park Record: Park City Education Foundation Names Recipients of Teacher Grants

Summit Montessori School: Education - The Most Potent Tool for Transformation of the Human Condition

Edsurge: Reflections From 2017 for the Journey Ahead

December 2017

The Salem News: Global Web Designers

Adirondack Express: Inlet Common School Students Participate in Global Village Program

CT StartUp Podcast: Interview with LUV CEO Amy McCooe

St. Andrew's Episcopal School: ​Sixth Graders Discuss I Am Malala with Students in Mexico

EdSurge: ​Online Communication Will Open New Doors For Community in 2018

La Jolla Country Day School: Global Doctors DNA

St. Paul's Montessori Episcopal School: A Global Village

Jackson Academy: Global Inventors with Level Up Village

The Roanoke Times: From the Water of Back Creek, Students Filter Out a Science Lesson

Roanoke County Public Schools: Global Scientists at Back Street Elementary (video)

November 2017

Jackson Academy: Global Inventors with Level Up Village

Greenwich Patch: Greenwich STEM Companies Team Up on Vacation Camp

The Refinery: Level Up Village Developing Global Citizens (Interview with CEO Amy McCooe)

Holton-Arms School: Grade 4 Collaborates with Schools in Ghana and Zimbabwe

The Forum: Students Connect Across the World

Scarsdale Public Schools: Global Inventors: Changing the World One Flashlight at a Time - A Scarsdale Middle School and Level Up Village Partnership

October 2017

MiddleWeb: Diverse Books Help Kids Discover Social Justice

IB World Conference Special: 5 Ideas for Global Problem-Based Learning

CT Assoc. of Boards of Ed (CABE) Journal: Powering Ahead with Global STEAM Collaboration

MindShift: How Making an Impact on the World Motivates Students

September 2017

Indian Mountain School: Lower School Announces Theme

Observer Tribune: Mendham Township Schools Are Excited About “Global Conversations”

August 2017

TechEdge (TCEA Magazine): Creating Global Connections with STEAM Learning

CUE Blog: LA's First Public All-Girls STEM School Goes Global

TCEA TechNotes: Creating Global Connections with STEAM Learning

July 2017

King School Magazine: A Global Connection Through Science

King School STEM news: A Global Connection Through Science

Ursuline Academy of New Orleans: Faculty Present on STEM Collaborations at National Girls School Conference

WDBJ 7: Roanoke County Kids Learning Programming

Empowered Learner (ISTE Magazine): Innovative Designer Standard Opens the Door to Students' Imaginative, Creative Energy

Empowered Learner (ISTE Magazine online version): Innovative Designer Standard Opens the Door to Students' Imaginative, Creative Energy

Nibletz: ISTE 2017 - STEAM, International Collaboration & More; We Talk with Level Up Village

June 2017

Media Planet: Three Benefits of Connecting Beyond Classroom Walls

Lake Washington School District: Redmond Elementary fifth graders partner with students in India and Palestine to solve a real-world problem

The Pingry School: Cross-Cultural Exchanges Expand the Classroom for Lower Schoolers

P21: From Wamunyu to Greenwich - the Power of Perspective

Greenwich Sentinel: Greenwich Rep for CT Teacher of the Year Announced

Daily Voice: Students' Favorite Language Arts Teacher Gets Top Marks in Greenwich

East Cooper Montessori Charter School: The Impact of Level Up Village (video)

Orange County Register: St. Mary’s elementary students raise funds to build water tower

Oak Grove Elementary: Making a Difference with LUV (video)

Post & Courier: Level Up Village Connects East Cooper Students with Global Neighbors

ISTE: ISTE announces education organizations earn the distinguished Seal of Alignment

VSTE: Leveling Up Student Learning with a Global Inventors Course

Language Magazine: Teaching Tools

May 2017

MarketWire: SETDA Announces Partnership with New Cohort of Startups Focused on Serving K-12 Education Needs

Getting Smart: Hot Topics from the Harvard Think Tank on Global Education (by Erin Dowd of Level Up Village)

Fox 61 CT: Level Up Village Global Collaboration with Zimbabwe at Covenant Prep (TV news story)

WFXR: Tina Coffey Wins Level Up Village U.S. Teacher of the Year (TV news story)

Fox24 Charleston: Mount Pleasant Students Go Global (TV news story)

The Roanoke Times: Oak Grove Elementary teacher honored for international teaching project

WDBJ7: Teacher Wins Award for Using Technology in classroom (TV news story)

WSLS10: Roanoke County teacher wins U.S. Teacher of the Year award (TV news story)

Roanoke County Public Schools: Technology Teacher is Named U.S. Teacher of the Year by Level Up Village

The Learning Collaboratory: Global Inventors Project at Oak Grove Elementary School

Kingston Wicked Local: Sacred Heart School Announces Level Up Village Courses

Live 5 News: Local School Has Unique STEM Program (TV news story)

April 2017

Daily Home: Talladega County Schools in Alabama Launch Level Up Village Courses Talledega County Schools in Alabama "Level Up" with STEAM

The Hour: Local students building school in Nicaragua

The Patriot Ledger: Sacred Heart School’s SHIELD Summer Programs to launch Level Up Village Courses; students to collaborate with peers in a developing country

March 2017

Greenwich Time: Greenwich Education Company Wins International Recognition

EdSurge: NYC EdSurge Meetup Seeks to Bridge Entrepreneurs and Educators

Education World: STEM News Round-up

The Roanoke Times: Project Shines a Light on Roanoke County Fifth-Graders' Peers Overseas

Education World: Level Up Village Earns First ISTE Seal of Alignment for 2016 ISTE Standards

Windsor Patch: John F. Kennedy School Teams Up with Level Up Village to Launch New Innovative Global STEAM Course

February 2017

Parenting OC Magazine: LUV global educator David Beshk Wins Top Teacher of Orange County

The Wilson School (MO): Third Graders Level Up

The Forum: Henry W. Moore School's Level Up Village Collaboration

Afterschool Alliance: How Future-Ready Schools are Implementing Global Collaboration

January 2017

Getting Smart: An All-Girls School Takes Computer Science to the Next Level with Global Collaboration Far Hill Country Day School partners with STEAM provider on global education initiative

The Bernardsville News: Far Hills Offers "Global Inventors" Program Far Hills Country Day School launches global partnership program

Getting Smart: The New Equation for Global Competencies = PBL + SEL

Raising Arizona Kids magazine: Level Up Village Helps All Saints’ Third-Graders Collaborate Globally

Education Week: Technology Helps Foster a Love of the Paper Novel

December 2016

National Afterschool Association: NAA's Next Generation of Afterschool 2017 (Nicki Brill)

Foster Daily Democrat: Endowment awards grant to Dover charter school

Education World: STEAM Enrichment Course Asks Students to Address Global Water Crisis

St. Margaret's Episcopal School: SMES Partners with Level Up Village to Create a Global STEM Classroom

November 2016

PC Mag: In 2016, Your Middle School Lab Partner is 3,000 Miles Away

Family Tech: Your Kids’ Education Just Got Cooler with Tech

Mississippi Catholic: St. Anthony Partners with Level Up Village to work with Schools Across the World

Fabretto: Becoming Video Game Creators and Story Engineers

Journal Inquirer: Windsor Students Join global Education Project

Hartford Courant: Teacher Implements STEAM Project

Windsor Journal: JFK Teacher and Students work on STEAM Projects Funded by WEF

International School of Denver: iSTEAM for Innovation

UN SDG blog: Next Generation, Cross-Curricular Global Learning through Immersive Technology

October 2016

Charles E. Smith Jewish Day School: 5th Grade STEM Students to Partner with Nicaraguan School to Study Water Issues

Notre Dame de Sion School (MO): Sion Students Developing Tech Skills with Next Generation Pen Pals

Honduras Child Alliance: We Love LUV

The Chapin School: Service Learning Project Helps Students in Nicaragua

All Saints Episcopal School, Arizona: Level Up Village Global Classroom (video)

St. Paul's Episcopal Montessori School: Leveling Up with Level Up Village

NAIS Independent School Magazine: Opening Doors and Minds by Heidi Galloway, St. Mary's IB World School, CA

September 2016

Edmond Sun: SMES (in Oklahoma) partners with Level Up Village for pioneering global STEAM (STEM + Arts) enrichment

C'est Mode Chic: Ed-Tech Start-Up Teachers Students the Power of Global Communication and Networking

Delbarton Day (spring/summer issue): Arabic Language Virtual Exchange

August 2016

The Source: The Country School Partners with Level Up Village

New Learning Times: Students Around the World Take On International Problems Together

Valley News Now: The Country School Partners with Level Up Village for Pioneering Global STEAM Enrichment

The Commercial Record: Accelerators Build A Tech Ecosystem (interview with Amy McCooe)

New Learning Times: Interview with Neesha Rahim of Level Up Village Level Up Village Connects American and Honduran Students with 3D Printing Projects The world is a global village:” How students in Kenya are connecting with students in the U.S. Students connect with Honduras on 3D-printing project

St. Mary's School Magazine: Global Exchange Inspires Deeper Learning

The Country School: TCS Joins Level Up Village for Pioneering Global STEAM Program

July 2016

New Canaan Advertiser: Country School students complete S.T.E.A.M. challenges

New Canaan News: An Unlikely Partnership in New Canaan

June 2016

Gulf Business: Bringing 3D Printing to the Developing World

STEM Everyday Podcast: Level Up Village

Flashes Magazine (UAE): Bringing 3D Printing to the Developing World

May 2016

The Pingry School: Full STEAM Ahead – and Abroad!

PBS: Level Up Village Connects Students Worldwide Level Up Village Unveils New Global Enrichment Courses in Music, Literature and Language

Kevin Jarrett's Global Inventors Blog: Connecting students in Northfield and Amman, Jordan for a high-tech collaboration

The Chapin School: Level Up Village Global Scientists Collaboration

Newnan-Times Herald: Heritage School students participate in STEAM activities

April 2016

Australian Teacher Magazine: Students looking at improving water quality using technology

Education World: STEM News Round Up – Global Learning Organization Offers 3D Printer With Enrollment

TES: Can technology truly cross global boundaries and connect children?

DNA India: Bengaluru school helps underprivileged kids enable their dreams

Princeton Junior School: Announcing PJS Global STEAM Week

Yahoo Finance: Book Two Classes with Level Up Village and Receive a 3D Printer for Your School

Formizable: El Curso "Global Inventors" de impresion 3D de Level Up Village une a los estudiantes de todo el mundo

Greater Media Newspapers: After-school enrichment program picks up STEAM

Edutopia: Creating Meaningful Global Connections

March 2016 How 3D printing provides new modes of learning in rural Kenya

Forbes: This EdTech Startup Helps Kids In The U.S. And Around The World Learn STEAM Subjects Together

Living Media: RCDS Partners with Level Up Village (LUV) to Offer STEAM Courses

Borgen Magazine: Level Up Village Connects Classrooms to Solve Global Problems

Windsor Patch: John F. Kennedy Elementary Partners with Level Up Village

Education World STEM News Roundup: STEAM Course Helps Students Learn About Global Climate Change

Neighbor Newspapers: Metro Atlanta students partner with Jordanian kids for tech project

The Journal: Rumson Country Day Moves to the Forefront of Global STEAM Education and Global Citizenship through Partnership with Level Up Village

Atlantic Highlands Herald: Students in the RCDS After-School Enrichment Program are Taking Global Inventors/3D Printing this Winter

Spectrum: Edgewood Campus School Partnering with Level Up Village

Sunshine Coast Daily (Queensland, Australia): Partners in Education

February 2016

The Stanwich School: Level Up Village Partnership Creates a Global Perspective

Kent Place School Voyager: Level Up Village Partnership Creates a Global Perspective

Today's Catholic Teacher Magazine: Connecting and Helping with Technology (LUV partner Edgewood Campus School wins ICE Innovation Award)

DNA India: Computer classes in a 'Tech Bus' for Underprivileged Kids in Chembur

Swift School and Level Up Village Partner in STEAM, Global Collaboration

Digital Journal: Level Up Village Unveils Two New Courses: Global Conversations – Malala Yousafzai and Global Language Lab

NAIS Independent Ideas blog: How One School Integrated Global Citizenship into Maker Education

January 2016

Borgen Magazine: 5 Ways Technology Reduces Poverty by Increasing Global Empathy

NAIS Independent School Magazine: Students as Global Partners

Education World: Global STEAM Program Announces First Virtual Arabic Culture Exchange

Digital Journal: Level Up Village Launches First Arabic Language and Culture Exchange

Delbarton School: Arabic Language Students Launch Virtual Exchange

The Independence School: Second graders make global connection through Level Up Village

Business Insider: The next generation of pen pals will dissect frogs together via Skype

Tech Insider: The next generation of pen pals will dissect frogs together via Skype

December 2015

Greenwich Time: Students 7,000 miles apart find friendships via video letters

Greenwich Time: Students 7,000 miles apart find friendships via video letters

The Herald Independent: Students take part in STEAM education, Global Citizenship

The Stanwich School: Global Scientists

News 12: Greenwich Students Work with Kids in Kosovo

November 2015

Catholic Herald: Edgewood Campus School to offer Global Education Courses

Lenovo Education: Level Up Village Promotes Global, Collaborative Learning

The Hechinger Report: Can real global learning happen online?

Slate: Can Online Exchange Programs Really Help Kids Learn About the World?

Dallas Episcopal: Fifth-Grade Science Teams Up with Uganda School to Study Water Filtration

October 2015

The Local Vault: Interview with Amy McCooe and Neesha Rahim of Level Up Village

Greenwich Daily Voice: Greenwich's Level Up Village Partners With Stamford's Beacon School

Stamford Patch: Beacon School Launches Multinational STEAM Program

Greenwich Post: Beacon School Launches Multinational STEAM Program

EdWeek: Three Strategies for Building Successful Global STEAM Partnerships Level Up Village Introduces 3D Printing to Children Around the World

Education World: Innovative Courses Help Teach Students Global Citizenship, STEAM Skills New education courses virtually connect students from U.S. and Kenya

Digital Journal: Level Up Village Delivers Pioneering Global STEAM (STEM+arts) Courses to Eight New Jersey Schools this Fall

TalkSTEM: Project Based Learning and Design Thinking II: Five Ways to Super-Charge the STEAM Classroom

September 2015

Delbarton School: 8th Grade Science with Uganda

Rye Hamlet Hub: Level Up Village Prepares Children for Jobs of the Future

Rye Daily Voice: Level Up Village Hosts Enrichment Courses At Rye Arts Center Level Up Village Courses Develop Social Awareness and Build Global Community at Duchesne Academy of the Sacred Heart in Houston 9.10.2015

July 2015

The Hour: Westport Children Collaborate with Nicaraguan Students in 3D Printing Project

Tech Republic: 21st century pen pals: Students around the world 3D print, build apps with Level Up Village

Yahoo Tech via Tech Republic: 21st century pen pals: Students around the world 3D print, build apps with Level Up Village

News 12 CT: Westport business accelerator helps women transform companies

WNPR: Greenwich Company Connects U.S. Kids to Students Abroad

WNPR On Course: Greenwich Company Connects U.S. Kids to Students Abroad

June 2015

Education World: Level Up Village to include Vidcode in STEAM Enrichment Courses

eSchool News: Level Up Village Provides Complimentary 3D Printer as part of Global Inventors Package

February 2015:

Bellingham Public Schools: Three Schools, Three Projects in 3D Printing

Greenwich Time: Making apps and far-away friends at Stanwich

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