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What Does it Mean to be a Global Citizen and Why Should Teachers Care?

In a world of ever-increasing access to general information, where global issues from climate change to poverty, inequality, and international conflicts dominate the news our students need to understand not only where they fit in but how they can make a difference. As teachers we all want to prepare out students for the future - but how? At Knovva Academy, we believe in equipping students with the necessary skills to thrive in today's interconnected world. 

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Don’t Forget That Feedback: A Back to School Tip for Teachers

Lonnie Monka Lonnie Monka / August 31, 2017 / Classroom, Teaching Tips

As we, at Knovva Academy, continue developing our blended learning courses for various schools, we see how much teachers are excited about the new school year. Between new students, and the inherent pleasure in all beginnings, this is a stimulating time in the yearly education cycle. Since it’s time to get back to school, we wanted to harness the fresh energy of a new year of learning by suggesting that all teachers take the time to focus on an often overlooked subject: feedback!

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