Quiz Connection!

OK! It’s that time of the week again . . . how well do you know the news? QUIZ CONNECTION! Time will pass . . . will you?   Last week, most of you passed our quiz. Our most-missed quiz question was “The U.S. Senate advanced the proposed Trans-Pacific Partnership this week. Which nation is NOT part of the TPP: Mexico, Japan, or China?” This … Continue reading Quiz Connection!

Around the World in 2,557 Days

In Jules Verne’s Around the World in 80 Days, protagonist Phileas Fog sets out to circumnavigate the globe. First published in the year 1873, Verne’s story is considered a classic adventure book. Fast-forward to today, more than a hundred years later and people look to create similar stories. In our fast-paced world where quality is measured in speed and efficiency, one would think that a … Continue reading Around the World in 2,557 Days

Silvia Rosenthal Tolisano- Geography with a Twist

Silvia was born in Germany, raised in Argentina and is living now in the USA. Silvia graduated with a Degree in Spanish & International Studies and a Master’s in Instructional Technology. She serves as the 21st Century Learning Specialist at a K-8 Day School. Geography, global awareness and connections are among her many interests as she works with teachers and students to bring the world … Continue reading Silvia Rosenthal Tolisano- Geography with a Twist