Category: K-12

Celebrating Holidays, Building Critical Literacy and Developing Global Competence

‘Tis the season to celebrate! While holidays are commonly used to introduce history, geography, national heroes and culture from around the world, they also present an opportunity to build critical literacy and develop global competence.  Below are a few steps

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First Global Educator Digital Badge and Global-Ready School Designations Awarded

Global Education is moving forward in North Carolina to produce globally competitive graduates ready to live, work and contribute in an interconnected world. On November 3rd the North Carolina State Board of Education officially recognized the first recipient of the

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#Innovate4GlobalEd K-12 Global Education Symposium a Success!

Over 250 educators from across the state came to Chapel Hill last week to participate in World View’s K-12 Global Education Symposium, Innovation and Technology to Drive Global Learning.  Co-sponsored by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction and UNC’s

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Columbus Day – Resources for the Classroom

Columbus Day is celebrated in the United States to commemorate Italian-born Christopher Columbus landing in the New World on October 12, 1492, the first European to explore the Americas since the Vikings settled Greenland and Newfoundland in the 10th century.

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Celebrate Latin American/Hispanic Heritage Month!

Did you know? Latin American/Hispanic Heritage Month is now through October 15! President Lyndon B. Johnson established the month in 1968, and it was signed into law as a national history month 20 years later. Latin American/Hispanic Heritage Month marks

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Free Registration for the National Geographic Bee!

The National Geographic Bee is an annual competition organized by the National Geographic Society designed to encourage teachers to include geography in their classrooms, spark student interest in the subject, and increase public awareness about geography. This year, students in

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Experience the World Without Leaving North Carolina!

Engage all of your senses in a cultural experience that will take you around the world without leaving North Carolina. The 31st Annual International Festival will be October 14-16, 2016 at the Raleigh Convention Center.  To celebrate cultural heritage and community there will be

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Jumpstarting the School Year with a Focus on Relationships and Greatness

The start of a new school year can bring about feelings of anxiety, excitement, fear, or joy. Whether you feel some, all, or none of these emotions, the new school year is fast approaching! On August 11, 2016 more than 300

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WORLD VIEW WELCOMES Sammi Sedler

World View is elated to welcome our new Program Coordinator, Sammi Sedler! Sammi is our newest addition, as World View’s Program Coordinator. She will provide support for World View’s faculty and programs, coordination of logistics for World View To You! and manage our currency kits.

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A great start to a New Year…

Like any summer intern starting at a new organization, when I arrived at World View I was excited and very nervous. I expected a summer internship with pretty nice co-workers and interesting opportunities. I was not prepared for the amazing

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