Author: Julie Kinnaird
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Global Collaboration Day, September 21

On September 21, 2017 Lucy Gray and Steve Hargadon of the Global Education Conference Network will host a Global Collaboration Day. Register here to receive the full schedule of Global Collaboration Day events. Students, teachers, and organizations will get online

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NC Global-Ready School and District Designation Deadlines and Information Available

North Carolina Schools and Districts that wish to apply for the Global-Ready Acknowledgement or Designation status in 2017-2018 should complete the Intent to Apply form. This ensures that interested applicants receive resources and updates to assist them through the application

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NEW NC Global Educator Digital Badge Implementation Guide – Now Available!

The new 2017 Global Educator Digital Badge Implementation Guide is now available. The Guide includes updated information regarding the process for teachers, principals, central office staff and district superintendents wishing to earn the state-level recognition. You can access the Guide

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Global Teaching Dialogue, July 28, Washington, D.C.

The U.S. Department of State invites K-12 educators and education leaders to the Global Teaching Dialogue July 28, 2017, at the George C Marshall Center (21st and C Streets, NW) U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C. 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

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Opportunities for High School Students – Learn about Contemporary China

The Stanford Program on International and Cross-Cultural Education (SPICE) serves as a bridge between Stanford University and K–12 schools and community colleges by developing multidisciplinary curricular materials on international topics, conducting teacher professional development seminars, and teaching distance-learning courses. Interested

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Reflecting on the World View Study Visit to South Africa

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. Nelson Mandela World View’s study visit to South Africa began on June 16th, an important day in South African history. This day, a national holiday called

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UNC’s Center for European Studies Outreach Programs for K-12 Educators

UNC’s Center for European Studies offers several programs for K-12 educators who want to learn and teach about Europe and the European Union. Programs are open to any K-12 educator. However, priority is given to underserved school districts (title I,

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Calling all Secondary Teachers! Summer Institute on the Middle East at Duke

The Middle East and Islam: New perspectives of Islamic History from the 16th century to the present Duke University June 25-29 APPLY TODAY!  Join the Duke-UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies for a five-day workshop this summer designed to introduce

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Howard University Summer Africa in the Classroom & Community Institute

Africa in the Classroom & Community Summer  Institute for Teachers August 2-4, 2017 The Center for African Studies Outreach Program at Howard University is hosting a three-day summer institute for highly motivated educators interested in reading, learning, and teaching about

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New Media Literacy Resources from NEWSEUM

The Newseum, headquartered in Washington, D.C., promotes, explains and defends free expression and the five freedoms of the First Amendment: religion, speech, press, assembly and petition. Not only does Newseum have physical presence in Washington, D.C., but it offers many resources through its

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