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Grants Available for Community College Faculty to Create Global Modules

World View is delighted to announce that there is funding still available for NC community college instructors to receive grants of $750 to create global modules for courses they teach. A module is a self-contained unit that infuses global content,

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Global Teaching Dialogue, July 28, Washington, D.C.

The U.S. Department of State invites K-12 educators and education leaders to the Global Teaching Dialogue July 28, 2017, at the George C Marshall Center (21st and C Streets, NW) U.S. Department of State, Washington, D.C. 1:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m.

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Opportunities for High School Students – Learn about Contemporary China

The Stanford Program on International and Cross-Cultural Education (SPICE) serves as a bridge between Stanford University and K–12 schools and community colleges by developing multidisciplinary curricular materials on international topics, conducting teacher professional development seminars, and teaching distance-learning courses. Interested

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Reflecting on the World View Study Visit to South Africa

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world. Nelson Mandela World View’s study visit to South Africa began on June 16th, an important day in South African history. This day, a national holiday called

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Superheroes From Around the Globe– and resources for teaching with them

Wonder Woman opened recently to much praise and solid box office sales, including the top spot in many nations around the world during its debut weekend. One of Wonder Woman’s appeals is that it challenges the typical notion of a

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South Piedmont Community College Celebrates First Scholars of Global Distinction

Kayla Prince, Tristan Shea and Kendra Watkins are South Piedmont Community College’s first Scholars of Global Distinction. All three students have been accepted to UNC-Chapel Hill for the fall semester. Prince and Shea are also the first Career and College

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Gaston College graduates first Scholar of Global Distinction

Gaston College’s first Scholar of Global Distinction, Avalon Warren, graduated on Friday, May 12, 2017. Warren achieved this honor by taking globally-intensive courses, presenting a portfolio, contributing to global activities and committing herself to being a global scholar. The North

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UNC’s Center for European Studies Outreach Programs for K-12 Educators

UNC’s Center for European Studies offers several programs for K-12 educators who want to learn and teach about Europe and the European Union. Programs are open to any K-12 educator. However, priority is given to underserved school districts (title I,

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Recognizing World Refugee Day—and Resources for Teaching About Refugees

“Our responses to refugees must be grounded in our shared values of responsibility sharing, non-discrimination and human rights.” —Ban Ki-moon, United Nations Secretary-General from 2007 to 2016 June 20 is recognized internationally as World Refugee Day, a day of awareness

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Calling all Secondary Teachers! Summer Institute on the Middle East at Duke

The Middle East and Islam: New perspectives of Islamic History from the 16th century to the present Duke University June 25-29 APPLY TODAY!  Join the Duke-UNC Consortium for Middle East Studies for a five-day workshop this summer designed to introduce

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