EDO 9977: Empatico – Nurturing SEL through Intercultural Virtual Exchanges

  • Instructor: Joe Herz
  • Semester Credits/Units: 1
  • US $159
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Equip students to thrive in an increasingly diverse and interconnected society.Bring virtual exchanges and intercultural friendships into their classrooms using Empatico, a free virtual exchange tool that connects classrooms from around the world. Learn how to facilitate meaningful virtual exchanges that develop students’ empathy, commonalities, perspective-taking skills, respectful communication and other socioemotional skills.

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Joe Herz

B.S., M.A. in Educational Technology

K-8 General Ed; K-12 Technology 30+ years.

Site and District Tech Coordinator; Technology Program Planner; Conference Presenter; Author.

"My current educational goal is to aid in the development of effective and responsible technology use by all students and innovative technology implementation by teachers."

Joe’s personal interests include: Music (guitar/drums), his classic VW bus and helping with local animal rescues.