Author: Julie Kinnaird
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International Education Week 2017

Celebrate International Education Week, November 13-17, 2017 International Education Week (IEW) is an opportunity to celebrate the benefits of international education and exchange worldwide. This joint initiative of the U.S. Department of State and the U.S. Department of Education is part of

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World View Receives UNC Food for All Grant to Bring Conflict Kitchen to Chapel Hill

Every three years the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill chooses a university-wide common theme to call on the campus and all of its members and resources to mobilize around a common issue facing our society. This year the theme

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Culture Not A Costume

On the evening of October 31 the streets will be filled with jack-o-lanterns, ghosts and goblins, but also Pikachus, Elsas, doctors, astronauts, and more. Costumes that may be fun and games to some, can be hurtful or offensive to others.

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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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