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North Carolina Festivals

How can you experience the world without leaving the state? Check out one of North Carolina’s many upcoming international festivals!

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Engaging Students in International Issues: The CHOICES Approach

Mark your calendars now, and join World View and the CHOICES Program of Brown University for an exciting one day professional development opportunity.

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Global Citizen Festival

The Global Citizen Festival is a free-ticketed event on the Great Lawn in Central Park in New York City on Saturday, September 26, 2015. The Festival is timed to coincide with the launch of the United Nations’ new Global Goals

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FREE Workshop – Serious Games: Immigration History and Interactivity to Transform Classroom Learning

Serious Games is an exciting, day-long professional learning opportunity to fill your toolbox with methods to use technology to invigorate your teaching practice and engage student learning. This workshop is for Middle and High School Educators. We welcome any tech-savvy or techcurious middle

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From Where I Stand: Curiosity Blooms

What draws people into the teaching profession? What keeps them there? From where I stand it is the love of learning and the love of students. Schools throughout the world have teachers who work late into the night reading and

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Enrique’s Journey by Sonia Nazario

In this astonishing true story, award-winning journalist Sonia Nazario recounts the unforgettable odyssey of a Honduran boy who braves unimaginable hardship and peril to reach his mother in the United States. When Enrique is five years old, his mother, too

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Recommended Summer Reading: “Americanah”

One of the more memorable TED Talks I’ve watched in recent years was “The danger of a single story,” presented by Nigerian author, Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. As a “storyteller,” Adichie describes through stories and reflection the dangers of stereotypes, single

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Free International Symposium at UNC-Chapel Hill

“Entrepreneurship, Artisans, and Traders: The Remaking of China-Latin America Economies” University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill June 1-2, 2015 Sponsored by Volkswagen Foundation, Hannover, Germany; Department of Anthropology, UNC-CH; Carolina Asia Center, UNC-CH; Institute for the Study of the

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NC Teachers Start Earning Badges in Global Education

North Carolina’s K-12 educators can be recognized for their hard work and achievements in global education. Through an innovative badging system approved by the NC State Board of Education and managed by districts and the NC Department of Public Instruction

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High School Students: Learn Arabic or Chinese for FREE this summer!

OneWorld Now! is offering their Summer Language and Leadership program for the ninth year. What: Arabic and Chinese Summer Language Leadership Camp Who: High School students When: June 22 – July 10, 2015 (9:00am – 3:00pm) Where: Impact Hub, Seattle,

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