Video: A Bus Ride Through Dublin

May 1, 2012

Join me on a bus ride through Dublin as I show you all the things I saw during my first week abroad. Voicethread lesson for first grade classroom.

Understanding Global Education and Culture

April 23, 2012

  One of the concepts that helped me understand global education in the classroom, especially in relation to my service learning placement, was the differentiation between tourist, traveling and global classrooms discussed in the Wisconsin guide for Planning Curriculum in … Continued

Combating Irish Stereotypes

April 23, 2012

  The Concept of  a Single Story It is important to understand the concept of the single story and the detrimental ways in which it can affect the image of a country and its people.  Stereotypes act in a similar … Continued

International Life

January 11, 2012

Hey y’all!  My name is Elizabeth Lauffer and I am a senior in the School of Journalism and Mass Communication at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.  I was born and raised in Durham, North Carolina and the … Continued