As we prepare to leave next Saturday, we’ve been diligently focused on what we need to take, what we need to leave, and how to pack it all. Carrying everything you need for a whole year on your back is not easy.
On Friday, Toby and David spent the morning with talented and gifted students at Bosqueville ISD. About 50 students will be joining the journey via the Global Encounter Experience. The morning could not have gone better. It was so rewarding to watch the students’ imagination come to life as they began to think about the […]
Things are certainly afoot with Global Encounter. David and Toby are busy putting all the final pieces together to leave. Three weeks from departure and so many things still to do.
Global Encounter appeared on KWTX in Waco, TX to discuss how GE is impacting classrooms. The purpose of the Global Encounter Experience is to affect positive change in the way students see other landscapes and cultures through the pairing of interactive media and classroom activity, causing a paradigm shift in their world view.
We are excited to launch the “Global Encounter Experience.” A truly unique opportunity for elementary schools students to take the journey with us. Through the “Experience” these students will find themselves academically challenged while learning about other cultures and places. However, these students will have exciting opportunities to decide Toby and David’s fate in certain […]
Gain insight into just how Toby and David interact during one of their first planning sessions in September 2010.
The itinerary for our Global Encounter.
Global Encounter is a chronicled, interactive journey like never before. A journey of two friends to engage and experience humanity in a meaningful way.