Frequently Asked Questions
About Participating in the Annual Dreamline Program
HOW MUCH DOES THIS COST?
Participating in Dreamline and using the Dreamline World mobile app is completely free for any adult-led groups of students anywhere in the world.
HOW LONG DOES THIS TAKE?
Creating, sharing, and uploading Dreamline Banners takes as little as 3 40-minute class periods. Groups may take much longer for study, reflection, writing, art, and sharing involved in the process. Follow up dream-related action project will vary in length.
WHEN DO WE HAVE TO START?
We recommend that you start in the fall but there is NO required start date.
WHEN DO WE HAVE TO FINISH?
You can finish any time during your school year. Our annual cycle ends on June 30. For N. hemisphere schools, we recommend completing Stages 1-3 by the end of March.
WHAT SUPPLIES DO WE NEED?
For each student, you need a piece of cloth which is 23 cm x 60 cm (9 in. x 12 in.).
You will need a length of rope or ribbon which is 30 cm (12 in.) x the number of students plus another 60 cm (24 in.) For the group you will need fine tipped markers for writing (permanent recommended) and other materials for artistic additions of any kind.
Banner Supply Kits are also available through Dreamline. Details HERE.
WHAT TECHNOLOGY DO WE NEED?
Teachers need Internet access for email and a smartphone or tablet (their own or someone else’s) to use the Dreamline World app. No student technology access required.
HOW WILL WE KNOW WHAT TO DO?
Each registered adult leader receives access to age appropriate Dreamline lessons and activities for participation in the program. Dreamline staff are glad to answer questions via email.
HOW DO WE GET STARTED?
You get started by registering your group for the current year.
New adult leaders go to dreamline.org/createaccount and fill out the simple form.
Those who already created an account in past years to go to dreamline.org/login, click EDIT GROUPS and enter their information for this year.
IS THERE PROFESSIONAL DEVELOPMENT TRAINING AVAILABLE?
Yes. Dreamline offers a range of professional development options, from a 20-minute online introduction to a 5-day residency culminating in a celebration event. Details HERE.
WHO RUNS THIS PROGRAM?
Dreamline Banners is run by Cloud Cloth Education, an NGO in the USA. It was founded and is directed by Jeffrey Harlan, a classroom English teacher for 33 years, who has worked with teachers in more than 35 countries and 42 states of the USA to engage more than 100,000 students of all ages in declaring and sharing their dreams with the world.
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