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World View’s K-12 Human Rights and Social Justice Symposium

Over 200 educators from across North Carolina descended on Chapel Hill last week to participate in World View’s K-12 Global Education Symposium on Human Rights and Social Justice. Working off of a theme developed three years ago, World View welcomed

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Together for Peace: International Day of Peace, September 21

Peace comes from being able to contribute the best that we have, and all that we are, toward creating a world that supports everyone. But it is also securing the space for others to contribute the best that they have

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Upcoming Cultural Festivities in North Carolina

As summer comes to an end and students are just getting to know their new classmates for the new school year, there are many opportunities for students and teachers to explore the diverse cultures represented by the changing demographics of

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Reflecting on the World View Study Visit to Costa Rica and Nicaragua

World View’s study visit to Costa Rica and Nicaragua began with an early morning flight on July 19. Sixteen K-12 and community college educators and administrators from across North Carolina immersed themselves in a new culture by touring important historical

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Education in Singapore: Changing the Focus from Just Grades

Singapore has a reputation for having a top place in international rankings for its rigorous and extensive educational system.  Many US universities have already established campuses in Singapore including the Chicago Business School, NYU, John Hopkins, and Duke University. Singapore

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2017 James L. Peacock Scholarship Winner Announced

When I tell people that I am a high school math teacher interested in global education, I am often met with perplexed stares.  After all, numbers are numbers, no matter where you are in the world.  But, with the help

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Classroom Exchanges – Building Bridges for Classroom Learning

A classroom exchange can be a useful tool to engage your students in global learning. By allowing your class to interact directly with students from different countries and cultures, you are breaking down classroom walls and giving your students a

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Onslow County Schools Earns Highest Recognition in the State for Global Education

The North Carolina State Board of Education designated Onslow County Schools as a Global-Ready Model District, making the district a leader in North Carolina for its focus on global education.  It is the only district in the state to meet

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Islam in America: A Cultural History

New webinar offered for K-12 and Community College Humanities Teachers! Thursday, January 26, 2017, 7:00-8:30pm EST Webinar Leader: Ellen McLarney, Associate Professor of Asian and Middle Eastern Studies, Duke University This webinar will pose the question, “What does it mean

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World View’s Top 10 for 2017

The New Year brings promise for peace, technological and medical advances, innovation, and more.  Here are some of the things we look forward to.  What about you? #1  Fantastic global education programs in Chapel Hill, including 2 seminars in March

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