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EARTH DAY 2017 – Environmental and Climate Literacy

Each year for the last 46 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.  Earth Day’s

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World View Congratulates 2016–2017 Global Education Leaders

On April 7, World View graduated 25 educators from its 2016–2017 Global Education Leaders Program, which seeks to help educators in leadership positions plan and implement programs that will increase global understanding by faculty and students in their schools, districts

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Latin America and North Carolina and Stories of Africa Seminars: Thank You!

World View would like to thank all the presenters, exhibitors, volunteers and especially the educators who made our March seminars a success! Our Latin America and North Carolina seminar sought to help educators address the unique opportunities that the growing

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World View Welcomes Holly Loranger

World View welcomes our new assistant director, Holly Loranger, who began work on March 20. As World View’s Assistant Director, Holly leads professional development programs across the state of North Carolina to inspire global educators and to enhance global curricula.

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Virtual Cultural Festival on April 21. Sign your class up today!

Bring the world to your students by participating in Carolina Navigator’s Virtual Cultural Festival on Friday, APRIL 21ST! All sessions are FREE and open to all K-12 teachers and students. Presenters are UNC students who have international expertise. Sign up for the session(s) you’re interested in

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Forsyth Tech Graduating First Global Distinction Scholar

Forsyth Technical Community College is proud of its accomplishments and is excited to announce Irene Bantigue as the community college’s first graduate in the Global Scholar of Distinction (GSD) Program. She will graduate on May 9, 2017. Irene is the

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Summer 2017 Global Educator Opportunities

Summer may seem like a world away, but it really will be here before you know it! Why not advance your knowledge of global issues or regions of the world with a summer professional development opportunity? Below is a list

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Honoring International Women’s Day Around the World

March 8 marked International Women’s Day (IWD), a celebration of women’s achievements, a commemoration of the struggle for women’s rights and a call to action for gender equity. Women have been participating in IWD since the early 1900s, when protesters

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Music and Storytelling in West Africa

For centuries, the history, beliefs and folklore of West African communities have been kept alive through the tradition of music and oral storytelling. Stories have been passed through the ages by Griots, also called Jalis, who are musicians, poets and

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Silk Road: Past and Present Workshop for Educators Offered at UNC-Chapel Hill

Join the Carolina Asia Center and Duke-UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies for “Silk Road: Past and Present, a Workshop for Educators” Saturday, April 8, 2017, 9:00am-5:30pm UNC Chapel Hill A rich history exists between Asia and the Middle East,

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