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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

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

Tcboe.org: 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

MyCentralJersey.com: Far Hill Country Day School partners with STEAM provider on global education initiative

The Bernardsville News: Far Hills Offers "Global Inventors" Program

NJ.com: 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

3Dprint.com: Level Up Village Connects American and Honduran Students with 3D Printing Projects

One.org: The world is a global village:” How students in Kenya are connecting with students in the U.S.

NJ.com: 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

CBS8.com: 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

One.org: 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

3DPrint.com: Level Up Village Introduces 3D Printing to Children Around the World

Education World: Innovative Courses Help Teach Students Global Citizenship, STEAM Skills

One.org: 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

Sofie.org: 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

International news