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FREE Workshop – Witnessing the Witness: Teaching the Holocaust in North Carolina

March 4-5, 2016 Chapel Hill Public Library “Witnessing the Witnesses: Teaching the Holocaust in North Carolina” will diversify participant understanding of Holocaust history, providing them with skills to help their students think deeply about the lives and experiences of individuals,

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Upcoming FREE Programs for Teachers

Witnessing the Witnesses: Teaching the Holocaust in North Carolina March 4-5, 2016

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Call for Applications: Course Development Stipends for Russia, Eastern Europe and Eurasia

Through funding from the U.S. Department of Education, six Title VI National Resource Centers plan to award stipends to faculty at community colleges and minority-serving institutions to develop and incorporate greater content about Russia, Eastern Europe, and Eurasia into the

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National Geographic Bee

Each year thousands of schools in the United States participate in the National Geographic Bee using materials prepared by the National Geographic Society. The contest is designed to inspire students to be curious about the world. Schools with students in

Posted in 6-8, Africa, Eurasia & East Europe, Europe, Globalization, K-5, Latin America, Mid-East, Migration, Multiple Regions, News, Social Studies

Resources for Teaching the Syrian Refugee Crisis

Though the Syrian refugee crisis has been in the news for months, it has often been relegated to background stories that many ignore. Repetitive numbers and statistics eventually lose their impact and the media is onto the next big story

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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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Summer Opportunities

Summer is just around the corner! Do you have summer plans? World View’s international study visits are full, but there are other opportunities available. Below is a list of summer institutes, courses or conferences, as well as study visits, volunteer,

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Did you know…? World View has fantastic resources!

Are you looking for ways to incorporate global education in your classroom? Do you need a lesson plan, a reading, or a hands-on activity? Well look no further! As part of World View’s mission to equip K-12 educators with global

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School Partnership in Berlin, Germany

The Checkpoint Charlie Foundation is looking for American schools that would be interested in establishing partnerships with Berlin schools. They are currently working with over twenty schools in Berlin. The partnerships can take many different forms, ranging from learning about the

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UNG Federal Service Language Academy: Summer 2015 Opportunities

The University of North Georgia (UNG) will host the fifth summer language academy for high school rising sophomores, juniors, and seniors in June and July 2015.  The Federal Service Language Academy (FSLA) is a three-week residential program for students who

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