Information & Communication

​Technology Competency

​Framework for Teaching




Creating Capacity

for Innovation


EYE - E-Incubator for Young Entrepreneurs




Innovative Schooling




Around Ideas - a source of economic growth in  

The Knowledge Age 



Preparing Today's Students for Tomorrow's Challenges
             With Real-World Problem-Solving Skills .

The 4Cs of Future Education Now
Critical Thinking, Collaboration, Communication and Creativity 


Knowledge Building in Action

A 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation


Tel: +1 7869756149

Mission:  Knowledge Building in Action supports tools, training and exchanges that promote

improved learning outcomes and the acquisition of 21st Century skills for college readiness by

students ages 7-18, the ongoing professional development and improved ICT standards for K-12

educators, formative learning assessment tools, and a centralized repository of resources.

Get Involved:

Become a member today.  Download a membership application here.

Support Our Work:

As a non-profit organization,all donations to Knowledge Building in Action

are tax-deductible. Donations, grants, contracts, matching employment

contributions, planned giving and Amazon Smile donations will enable us

to achieve our goals of transforming education to prepare K-12 students

for success in life.  For more details about how to support KBIA, please

visit our Contact page. Thank you! 

Across the street or around the

world, KBIA linkages prepare 

youth with the global life skills

for an interconnected society.

University /

School District

Partnership Model

Education Technology

The ALTE Global Learning Ecosystem incorporates learning tools supported by highly-researched education technology related to

knowledge-building pedagogy into a complete ecosystem for learning and teaching. 

Other projects sponsored by Knowledge Building in Action include:

  The  KBIA Community of Practice  supports a culture of continuous learning for educators - teachers, principals, technology staff and

teaching aides. 

  The Knowledge Building International Project  focuses activities around a common topic selected by participating teachers in partnered

classrooms for "phenomenon learning" as a paradigm shift in K-12 education.

* The iPortal E-Learning Platform connects people for distance teaching and collaborative learning.

Our past projects included:

 Smart Cities K-12 Initiative is the Global Learning for Global Citizenship project to empower students with the knowledge, skills, and attitudes

they need to become informed and engaged citizens of the world through inquiry and project-based learning.  

• Global Education in European Schools Promoting Entrepreneurship  is a transnational collaboration between universities, businesses

and enterprises, education ministries and schools to promote an entrepreneurial spirit in K-20 students.

 Learning Exchanges connecting the world through education and exchanges to promote global competences.

Knowledge Building in Action - a 501(c)(3) nonprofit corporation

Education Technology

Community of Practice for 

Teachers, Principals & Staff




Knowledge Building in Action - KBIA


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Peer-to-Peer network

Join the Knowledge Building

in Action Community of Practice

for networking, mentoring and

shared resources. iPortal

e-learning platform accessible

to all members.

Join us!

International standards

Aligns with UNESCO and OECD frameworks

The ALT Learning Ecosystem bundles the Knowledge Forum electronic workspace and VIA videoconferencing for effective collaborative learning and formative assessment tools.

Computer-supported collaborative

learning promotes 21st Century

skills and the 4Cs of future

education: critical thinking, 

collaboration, communication and




Supporting a Community of Practice for

teachers, principals, and technology

faculty/staff  to connect educators with

their peers and partner classrooms

around the world. Who can join?

The Knowledge-Building Model

Computer-Supported Collaborative Learning within cultures of inquiry and evidence to unlock

critical thinking and creativity based on an exchange of ideas and research around common themes 

and contextualized phenomenon learning. Promotes  21st Century skills, college readiness and global

competence, bundled to connect students and educators around the world., aligned with international

frameworks for student growth.

available world-wide

Anywhere there is Internet


  • District Superintendents
  • School Principals
  • Teachers/Teaching Aides
  • Technology Staff
  • Researchers
  • Instructors
  • Higher education faculty and staff
  • ​Business and industry leaders

Partnering classrooms

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Effective in a wide range of learning environments to make connections 

Partnering classrooms, after-school programs, international baccalaureate and schools serving the armed forces, alternative

schools and prisons, senior centers, enterprises with foreign subsidiaries, international projects and groups needing to be

connected on a regular basis.

Tel:  +1  786 975 6149


inquiry / project-based

Black Friday.  Cyber Monday.  November 29th is   #GivingTuesday!

Support the World STEM Teachers Group bring their experience to Cuba. 

The Worldwide STEM Education Group will be 
presenting a hands-on STEM Conference for 
over 100 Cuban teachers the last week of June, 2017 
by the invitation of the Ministry of Education of Cuba. 

The group needs help with funding the material to be used in the model STEM classrooms

and travel for USA Educators, who will receive no compensation for their time or energy.

This is a fantastic educational opportunity to share their STEM and Engineering knowledge.

Giving Guide:
$100 - support for the purchase of a STEM kit for classroom demonstrations
$500 - travel assistance for one US teacher to participate in the conference. 
Want to support several teachers?  Multiply this amount times the number of teachers you want to support.
$700 - Sponsorship opportunity:  Mathematics Award
$1250 - Sponsorship opportunity:  Engineering Award
$2000 - license fee for the Knowledge Forum educational technology or the iPortal e-learning platform

for a classroom with teacher training. Want to support more than one classroom?  Multiply this amount

times the number of classrooms you want to support
$2500 - Sponsorship opportunity:  Technology Award
$5000 - Sponsorship opportunity:  Science Award 
$10,000 - Worldwide STEM Award  

Knowledge Building in Action is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization.  Donations are fully tax-deductible to the full extent of the law.
For checks, please use our mailing address:  13521 Old Dock Rd., Orlando, FL 32828 with an indication of where the donation receipt

should be sent