This micro-course provides educators with a foundational knowledge and practical application of technology-centered instructional tools for the PK-8 classroom to promote digital literacy and global collaboration aligned with the International Society of Technology Education Standards (ISTE).


Participants will be able to:

  • Define virtual field trip

  • Describe the components and benefits of virtual field trips

  • Define digital literacy and global citizenship

  • Identify student and teacher learning goals within the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE) Standards

  • Research and evaluate web-based technologies used to create Virtual Field Trips

  • Develop a Virtual Field Trip to engage PK-8 learners


Virtual Field Trip Toolkit:

  • How-to guides for NearPod, Microsoft Education, and Discovery Education
  • Virtual Field Trip Self-Assessment Rubric
  • Educational articles and links

Expanding Classrooms Through Virtual Field Trips: Level 1 Micro-course

    • Educators who have limited funding for classroom field trips
    • Educators who want to use low to no cost technological tools to enhance teaching practices
    • Educators new to the field of education who want to learn an instructional tool to engage PK-8 learners
    • Veteran educators who want to learn a new instructional tool to engage PK-8 learners
    • Educators who want to earn continuing professional education
    • Educators who have limited time to go to face-to-face classes
    • Former Educators who want to recertify teaching credentials

© 2012-2020

BK International Education Consultancy

1100 Peachtree St NE #200, Atlanta, GA 30309 USA

Phone: +1.678.820.9195


  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon
  • LinkedIn Social Icon
  • YouTube Social  Icon
  • Instagram