Author: Sarah Brady
World View

Teaching Tolerance Raleigh Workshops

Teaching Tolerance is offering two daylong professional development workshops in Raleigh this spring. The workshops are for K-12 classroom teachers and administrators or those who work with or coach classroom teachers and administrators. The cost of each workshop is $35,

EU Today Essay Contest – Due 3/11

As part of the Center for European Studies’ third annual Europe Week celebration on April 9-15, CES is hosting an EU Today Essay Contest. High school and college students, teachers, faculty members, business and non-business professional and all other community members

Attend the 2018 Global Read Webinar Series

Middle- and high-school teachers: Attend the spring 2018 Global Read Webinar Series! Reading Across Cultures Diverse Social Justice Books REGISTER FOR THE WEBINAR SERIES HERE Once a month, the World Area Book Awards will sponsor a 60 minute webinar on a book

Hip-Hop and Peacebuilding in the Middle East Workshop 2/24

Hip-hop and Peacebuilding in the Middle East: A Workshop for Educators Saturday, February 24, 2018 FedEx Global Education Center, Room 1005 | UNC-Chapel Hill K-12 teachers are invited to join the Duke UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies and Carolina K-12 on February 24

New 2018 international tests will measure global competence

Pisa tests, international assessments that help measure global education standards, will begin testing for teenagers’ “global competence” in addition to their reading, math and science abilities. The tests are run every three years by the Organisation for Economic Co-operation and

High school educators: Encourage students to apply for the 2018 Young Innovators Program

The Eshelman Institute for Innovation and the UNC Eshelman School of Pharmacy are now accepting applications for the 2018 Young Innovators Program. What is the Young Innovators Program? The Young Innovators Program is an eight-week paid summer internship for high school

Teaching Holocaust Remembrance Day

On January 27th the world commemorates the Holocaust. It’s a relatively new day of international remembrance – the UN designated it in 2005 – and it falls on the date of the liberation of Auschwitz in 1945. It’s also a

College of the Albemarle Joins the NC Global Distinction Network

College of the Albemarle (COA) is World View’s newest community college partner to participate in the North Carolina Global Distinction (NCGD) Program. They’ve committed to emphasize teaching about global issues and world regions to prepare students to work in a global

Apply for CES’s EU in NC Study Tour for Educators

On January 25-26, 2018, the Center for European Studies will host a EU in NC Study Tour open to K-12, community college and HBCU/MSI educators. This is an intensive two-day study tour focused on “The European Union Today: The EU as a

Student Poster Competition on “Defiance: Unarmed Resistance During the Holocaust”

The Center for Holocaust, Genocide and Human Rights Education of North Carolina Holocaust Speakers Bureau is holding its first annual poster competition. The 2018 theme is “DEFIANCE: Unarmed Resistance During the Holocaust.” The poster competition is open to all North