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Summer Workshops from the Department of Public Instruction

The Department of Public Instruction in partnership with three of the Regional Education Service Alliances (RESAs) still has available dates for two Global Education Professional Development Workshops this summer.

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World View Hosts Global Education Teacher Leader Institute

In June, World View hosted its first Global Education Teacher Leader Institute at UNC-Chapel Hill. The week-long program brought together over thirty teachers from across  North Carolina (and Washington D.C.) for a week of examining global issues, exploring leadership strategies and planning ways to implement global education

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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.

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Earth Day 2016

Each year for the last 45 years, Earth Day – April 22nd – signifies the anniversary of the modern environmental movement and has become an annual event where activities are held worldwide to demonstrate support for environmental protection.  The theme

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Chatham County Teacher Borrows Money from World View (and you can too!)

One Teacher’s Experience Just last week, a World View Currency Kit was used to aid in the discussion of values. Ms. Wendi Pillars, of Chatham County Schools, used the Kit to explore the question of “How do our values manifest

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Second Annual Student Technology Conference

The second annual Student Technology Conference, a free one-day online event bringing together students, educators and innovators from around the world, will be held Saturday, January 30, 2016 from 9 Am to 9 Pm EST. All are invited to attend!

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The Rural School and Community Trust Global Teacher Fellowship

The Rural Trust Global Teacher Fellowship program awards up to 25 fellowships a year to support the professional and personal development of rural teachers. The awards (up to $5,000 for individual teachers and $10,000 for a team of two or

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Join iEARN-USA’s Thunderclap to promote education for all!

See below for an important message from Ed Gragert, Interim Executive Director of iEARN-USA. Dear Global Educators: As we near the adoption of the Sustainable Development Goals later this month, a key global education issue is the struggle that girls

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The Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program

The Fulbright Distinguished Awards in Teaching Program application cycle is open.  This program provides teachers with an opportunity for independent study and professional development abroad to learn about promising practices from other countries and/or develop resources to internationalize their classrooms

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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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