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April 20, 2018 - Earthcast 2018 - Earth Day webcast. Please join us in the Live Studio.   #earthcast18

Earthcast 2018 - April 20th - Eleventh Year!

It's our eleventh year! The Earthbridges Community is happy to report that Earthcast, which is a live, global webcast that will take place on April 20, 2018, two (school) days before Earth Day. Earthcast18 will be our eleventh year that the Earthbridges community has been involved in the production of this event and we hope to build upon our successes of the past in many ways.

During previous Earthcasts, we have had contributions from people on different continents broadcasting in several different languages. We hope to continue participation from more people around the globe during the upcoming Earthcast. Additional information is available on the Earthcast wikispace. http://earthbridges.wikispaces.com/ Keep checking back for updates and to view the schedule to plan how you and your students can participate in this exciting event. Thank you for your support!

Earthbridges is part of the Worldbridges Community. http://worldbridges.net

 

Ways to Participate

You can participate on or before the day of the webcast (April 20, 2018)!   • Participate on the day by listening in the Live Studio and chat room.   • Leave a video message on our Flipgrid at https://flipgrid.com/earthcast.  • Create something to share during the live webcast. Contact earthbridges@gmail.com  • Webcast a live event to add to our day. Contact earthbridges@gmail.com to reserve a time slot. (We use Google Hangouts on Air.)   

Earthcast Echo - Webcasts During The Year

During the year, we will be webcasting live on various topics. Please join us by listening to the stream and participating in the chat room. (Past events are posted below.)In the past, we have interviewed Col. Joe Kittinger. He holds the record for the longest free fall from 19 miles! His height record was just broken. Students also interviewed Gregory Whitney, NASA, Flight Director. He is also a former student from our school, Rye Jr High School, in Rye, NH. (Sheila Adams - Webcaster)

What is Earthcast Flyer

What is Earthcast? Take a look at the embedded document for the FAQ's on this upcoming event.

Be sure to tune in live for 24 hours starting at 0 GMT on 22 April, 2010 (Earth Day!!!

A shout out to Earthcast Team member Lisa Durff for creating this resource document.

 

What is Earthcast

Earth Day 2010 by Carolyn Stanley

via youtube.com

Carolyn Stanley created a wonderful short digital story about the many environmentally friendly things that she and her husband do around the house.

Thanks to Carolyn for contributing this video response to our original YouTube Challenge from a few months ago!

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Earthcast 2010 Preview - 20:00 GMT with Robert Squires & Professor Len Broberg of the University of Montana

Hour 21 of Earthcast 2010 features a conversation between webcaster Robert Squires and University of Montana Professor, Len Broberg, on the topic of "Global Climate Change Policy." With the recent world climate summit in Copenhagen, this promises to be an interesting discussion. Catch up with Robert's work on Edtechtalk by visiting his "Instructional Design Live" archives page.

Earthcast 2010 Preview - 16:30 -17:30 GMT with Scott Meech and Students from Joseph Sears Middle School in Chicago, Illinois, USA

From 16:30-17:30 GMT Scott Meech and the Students in the "Green Team" at Joseph Sears Middle School outside of Chicago, Illinois in the USA will be conducting a panel discussion on the green efforts that they are leading in their school and community. Scott and his students will feature a mixture of live and pre-recorded content.

Earthcast 2010 Preview - 1:00-3:00 GMT with Youth Webcasters from California

Listen in live to the second and third hours of the Earthcast 2010 24 Hour webcastathon on April 22nd, 2010 as a group of youth webcasters from Castilleja School in Palo Alto, California, take the mic.

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