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During the first (2003-2006) and second (2007-2011) phases of the CGGE project, the CGGE modules were tested in geography classrooms in more than a dozen countries for class.  For these trials researchers gathered data to analyze the instructional process and assess the extent to which the modules achieved their stated learning objectives for students. In addition, the project developed a methodology for collecting data over successive academic years to gauge the "difference" made by international collaborative learning on shaping the perspectives that students have about world geographical problems.

The project bibliography below is an up-to-date list of research publications stemming from the CGGE project. Information from this research was used to revise the modules and prepare them for full-scale dissemination.

As the work of the CGGE proceeds into new phases, researchers will continue to report project outcomes through the AAG and in cooperation with our many partner organizations.


Project Bibliography

Arrowsmith, Colin. 2011. Learning with GI - Examples from an undergraduate program in Australia. Proceedings of the EuroGeo Conference in Athens.

Baiio, W., and Ray, W. (forthcoming). The challenges and rewards of an undergraduate student learning interaction in geography. International Research in Geographical & Environmental Education.

Conway-Gómez, Kristen and Fabián Araya Palacios. 2011. Discussing the geography of sustainable development through an international online collaboration with students in Chile and the USA. Journal of Geography in Higher Education, 35: 265-279.

Conway-Gómez, K., N. Williams, C. Atkinson-Palombo, O. Ahlqvist, E. Kim and M. Morgan. 2011. Tapping geography's potential for synergy with creative instructional approaches. Journal of Geography in Higher Education 35: 409-423.

Glass, M., Kalafsky, R. & Drake, D. (2012)Advanced manufacturing as an online case study for global geography education, Journal of Geography in Higher Education, DOI:10.1080/03098265.2012.730509.

Higgitt, D., Donert, K., Healey, M., Klein, P., Solem, M., and Vajoczki, S. 2008. Developing and enhancing international collaborative learning. Journal of Geography in Higher Education 32(1): 121-133.

Klein, Phil, Osvaldo Muniz, Waverly Ray, and Michael Solem. 2009. Center for Global Geography Education: Designing materials for enhancing spatial thinking about global issues. The New Geography, Proceedings of the Commission on Geographical Education Tsukuba Conference, Tsukuba, Japan, August 7-9, 2009, edited by Yoshiyasu Ida, Shunsuke Ike, Koji Ohnishi, and Takashi Shimura, Volume 57.

Klein, P., and Solem, M. 2008. Evaluating the impact of international collaboration on geography learning. Journal of Geography in Higher Education 32(2): 245-267.

Klein, P., and Solem, M.  2008.  Evaluación del Impacto de la Colaboración Internacional sobre el Aprendize de la Geografía, Enseñanza de la Ciencias Sociales, Revista de investigación, Universidad Autónoma de Barcelona, 7, 3-21. 

Luna, A., Keane, M. and Klein, P. 2009. Re-imagining national identity in a changing Europe. In Keane, M. and Villanueva, M. (eds), Thinking European(s) pp. 188-226 (Newcastle upon Tyne: Cambridge Scholars Publishing).

Muniz-Solari, Osvaldo. 2009. Educación geográfica internacional por aprendizaje virtual, Apertura, Universidad de Guadalajara, 9:10, 90-103.

Muniz, O. and Coats, C. 2009. Integrated networks: National and international online experiences. International Review of Research in Open and Distance Learning, 10(1): 1-19.

Ray, Waverly, Osvaldo Muñiz-Solari, Phil Klein, and Michael Solem.  2012. Effective online practices for international learning collaborations. Review of International Geographical Education Online.  2(1): 26-44.

Ray, W. and Solem, M. 2009. Gauging disciplinary engagement with internationalization: A survey of geographers. Journal of Geography in Higher Education, 33(1): 103-121.

Schlosser, K., George White, Jonathan Leib, Simon Dalby, Katie Algeo, David Jansson, and Jackson Zimmerman. 2011. Nationalism in geography classrooms: Challenges and opportunities. Journal of Geography 110: 166-175.

Solem, M. and Ray, W. 2011. Thinking geographically about Asia: Online case studies and collaborative projects for high school and undergraduate students. Education About Asia 16(1): 59-61.

Solem, M.N., Bell, S., Fournier, E., Gillespie, C., Lewitsky, M., and Lockton, H. 2003. Using the Internet to support international collaborations for global geography education. Journal of Geography in Higher Education 27(3): 239-254.

Solem, M.N. 2002. The Online Center for Global Geography Education. International Research in Geographical and Environmental Education 11(3): 296-298.