Global Education Leaders Program 2017

Global Education Leaders Program 2017 Banner

June 19-23, 2017
UNC Center for School Leadership Development
140 Friday Center Drive, Chapel Hill, NC 27517   Directions

Today’s globally connected world requires that we prepare students to become globally competent, globally competitive citizens of the world, able to work collaboratively across cultures.

World View’s Global Educators Leaders Program has, for the past 15 years, helped professional educators plan and implement programs that increase global understanding among faculty and students in their schools, districts and colleges.

Educational leaders from across the state will convene in Chapel Hill June-19-23 for the next Global Educators Leader Program. It is open to current K-12 school administrators and teachers and community college educators.

APPLY

K-12 Administrators Apply

K-12 Teacher Leaders Apply

Community College Educators Apply

Participants will be accepted on a rolling basis through April 1 or until seats fill.

Application requires a sponsor and includes an essay question. Please provide all requested information.

PROGRAM

Participants in this intensive week-long program will examine, analyze and discuss timely global issues that impact students and communities today.

Sessions will be led by UNC faculty experts skilled at helping educators develop goals for increasing the global competence of faculty and students. A specially designed track for K-12 teachers will focus more extensively on strategies for the classroom.

Attendance and participation in the entire five-day program is required to become a World View Global Education Leader.

ELIGIBILITY

K-12 Administrators and Community College Educators

  • Commitment to incorporating global education into your school, district or college
  • Ability to attend all five days of the program
  • Completed online application (includes a short essay)

K-12 Teacher Leaders

  • K-12 public or independent school teacher
  • Commitment to incorporate global education into your classroom and school
  • Ability to attend all five days of the program
  • Completed online application (includes a short essay)

COST

North Carolina educators: $850 per person
Out-of-state educators: $950 per person

Early Bird Discount: Apply by Feb. 1 to receive a $50 discount

Registration fee covers meals.
Participants are responsible for lodging costs.

LODGING

Courtyard by Marriott
(919) 883-0700
100 Marriott Way, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
Rate: $139.00, guaranteed until February 25
Book online or by calling the hotel and mentioning the UNC World View block.

Hampton Inn & Suites
(919) 403-8700
6121 Farrington Road, Chapel Hill, NC 27517
Rate: $109.00, guaranteed until February 28
Book online or by calling the hotel and mentioning group code “GEL” or “World View Global Education Leaders Program”