Category: Classroom Connections & Projects

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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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

Posted in 6-8, 9-12, Classroom Connections, Classroom Connections & Projects, Featured News, Foreign Language, Globalization, K-12, K-5, Language Arts, Multiple Regions, News, Other, Region, Uncategorized

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

Posted in 6-8, 9-12, Classroom Connections & Projects, Featured News, Grade, K-12, News, Other

Brexit…World View was There!

On June 23 the whole world watched as the votes rolled in and the United Kingdom voted to separate from the European Union. At the exact same time, World View’s delegation of educators on the 2016 study visit to Germany

Posted in Classroom Connections & Projects, Community College, Europe, Featured News, Globalization, International Politics, K-12, News

World Wise Schools – Peace Corps Global Connections Pilot

Want to tap into the unique knowledge and experience volunteers can bring to your classroom project or lesson? World Wise Schools is looking for educators like you to join a pilot program.

Posted in Classroom Connections & Projects, Featured News, Globalization, Human Rights, K-12, Multiple Regions, News, Peace and Conflict

Transplanting Traditions: A collaborative community event celebrating Burma and Karen language and culture

June 5 @ 3:30-5:00 p.m. || Kidzu Children’s Museum, University Place, Chapel Hill  Free and open to the public

Posted in Asia, Classroom Connections & Projects, Community College, Featured News, K-12

World View’s Global Distinction Program Taking Off at Community Colleges

World View directs a national model program that develops community colleges of global distinction.  Students who complete globally intensive courses, participate in international activities and gain global experience graduate with a “Global Distinction” notation on their transcripts.

Posted in Art & Music, Classroom Connections & Projects, Community College, Featured News, Globalization, Language Arts, Math, Multiple Regions, Science, Social Studies

Carolina Navigators Spring 2016 Virtual Cultural Festival

Bring the world to your students by participating in Carolina Navigators’ Virtual Cultural Festival on Friday, April 8, 2016! All sessions are FREE and open to all K-12 teachers and students.

Posted in Classroom Connections & Projects, Featured News, Foreign Language, Globalization, K-12, Language Arts, Migration, Multiple Regions, News, Science, Social Studies

Global Leadership Week – April 25-29, 2016

World View is thrilled to announce that we will serve as a media partner during Global Leadership Week (GLW) April 25-29, 2016.

Posted in Classroom Connections & Projects, Featured News, Globalization, K-12, Multiple Regions

What are you doing to celebrate International Education week?

THIS WEEK all over the world educators will be celebrating International  Education Week (IEW).  This designated time  honors international education and exchange worldwide and promotes programs that prepare students for a global environment and encourages the sharing of global experiences

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