Terry Godwaldt is the founder and director of the Centre for Global Education, located at the Queen Elizabeth High School in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada where he is also a teacher. In operation since early 2007, the Centre engages students with real learning experiences that leverage technology and innovation.
Recently, Terry has helped to create a global program called DeforestAction as part of a partnership with TakingITGlobal, the Smithsonian Institute, and Microsoft. This program reinforces Terry's commitment and ideas related to global education with over 10,000 students involved in his programs worldwide. Terry has taught for over 10 years across Canada and Europe.
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