Global Education Teacher Leader Institute

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World View’s Global Education Teacher Leader Institute will develop global education leaders in North Carolina schools by building classroom teachers capacity for practice and leadership in global education. The Global Education Teacher Leader Institute will be held in Chapel Hill June 20-24, 2016. This institute provides leadership development and an intensive examination of global issues that impact students and their communities. Throughout the institute, teachers are led by expert university faculty and educational leaders as they engage key global topics and strategies for incorporating global themes in their schools.

Global Education Teacher Leaders Institute fosters collaboration and innovation in K-12 schools to promote the integration of global education in the classroom. With the support of ongoing professional development offerings and resources offered by World View, this institute will produce Global Education Teacher Leaders who can:

• demonstrate leadership and excellence in global education
• support peers in own school (through instruction) and others in program from partnering districts
• facilitate professional development on-site at schools
• commit to attending and facilitating in global education professional development programs at
UNC – Chapel Hill and on-site at own school or district.

If you are interested in learning more about the World View Global Education Teacher Leader Institute, please contact Charlé LaMonica, Director.


Barbara Shaw Anderson has taught African and African American studies at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill for over 25 years and is currently the associate director of the UNC African Studies Center.
IMG_1134Chris Balga is an  assistant principal at Harris Road Middle School in Cabarrus County Schools. He previously worked in Rowan-Salisbury Schools. brewsPeter Brews is the dean of the Darla Moore School of Business at the University of South Carolina. Previously, he was a professor of strategy and entrepreneurship and former associate dean of the OneMBA Program at UNC-Chapel Hill’s Kenan-Flagler Business School.

carinabrossyCarina Cordero Brossy
is a World View outreach specialist with over ten years of global education experience.
liz-bucrek-program-manager.200.278.sElizabeth Bucrek is the program manager for Carolina Navigators. In this position, she provides K-16 teachers and students with global education resources created by Carolina students with international expertise. Montana CainMontana Cain is World View’s assistant director. She leads professional development programs across the state of North Carolina to inspire global educators and to enhance global curricula.
Holly Carter
is the founder and executive director of BYkids. She began her career as a writer and editor at the New York Times and was nominated for a Pulitzer Prize.
image_previewCori Dauber is a professor of communication studies at UNC-Chapel Hill, where she is also a Research Fellow at the Triangle Institute for Security Studies. rdorff_pmRobin Dorff is the dean of the College of Humanities and Social Sciences and a professor in the Department of Political Science & International Affairs at Kennesaw State University.
Helga FascianoHelga Fasciano is the special assistant for global education at the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction, where she is responsible for coordinating the implementation of the North Carolina State Board of Education’s strategic plan for global education.


louis-ferrettiLouis Ferretti is the project executive for developing and leading global and strategic programs across IBM’s global supplier network such as Environmental Compliance, Conflict Minerals, and Supply Chain Social Responsibility. He also works on risk management, business continuity planning, and sustainability programs. flood
Tim Flood t
eaches several courses on presentation skills, cross-cultural communication, business writing, U.S. language and culture for international and exchange students in the MBA Program at UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School.
johnson-200x294James Johnson is the William R. Kenan Jr. Distinguished Professor of strategy and entrepreneurship and director of the Urban Investment Strategies Center. His research interests include community and economic development, the effects of demographic changes on the U.S. workplace, interethnic minority conflict in advanced industrial societies, urban poverty and public policy in urban America and workforce diversity issues. julie kinnairdJulie Kinnaird is World View’s assistant director. She develops professional development programs throughout the state and coordinates outreach and communication activities. Charle-Lamonica-e1405453023465-wpcf_200x280Charlé LaMonica is the director of World View.As Director, Charlé works with World View’s Partners both on and off campus, forges strategic alliances and collaborations with schools and community colleges and represents World View in the state and on the national stage.
Litt image (2)David Litt has served as the Center for Stabilization & Reconstruction (CSER)’s executive director since February 2008. CSER is part of the Institute for Defense and Business, a non-profit education and research institute, affiliated with UNC-Chapel Hill. Mark McNeillyMark McNeilly is a lecturer at UNC’s Kenan-Flagler Business School. He teaches global marketing strategy, leading & managing and leading-from-the-middle in the MBA@UNC program. mullerEric Muller is the Dan K. Moore Distinguished Professor of Law in Jurisprudence and Ethics at UNC – Chapel Hill’s School of Law. He has published articles in the Yale Law Journal and Harvard Law Review, among others.
 photo_small-314Louis Pérez, Jr. is the J. Carlyle Sitterson Professor of History at UNC-Chapel Hill and the director of the Institute for the Study of the Americas. His prize-winning books include On Becoming Cuban: Identity, Nationality, and Culture and Winds of Change: Hurricanes and the Transformation of Nineteenth-Century Cuba, among others. Kathy-SpencerKathy Spencer currently serves as an independent consultant and coach for educators and leaders across the country. niklaus-headshot-staff-photo.604.0.2609.2304.200.177.c (1)Niklaus Steiner is the Director of the Center for Global Initiatives at the University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill.
steinMargot Stein is a clinical associate professor in the UNC School of Dentisty. She also serves on UNC’s committee on the Status of Women. tomas-145x150Silvia Tomášková is a professor of anthropology and the chair of the Department Women’s and Gender Studies at UNC-Chapel Hill. She also directs a Women in Science program housed in the Department of Women’s and Gender Studies.





Monday, June 20 – Day 1

Culture and Identity Center for School Leadership Development
8:00am Registration Atrium
8:30am Welcome and Introductions
Charlé LaMonica
World View, UNC-Chapel Hill
Carol P. Tresolini, Vice Provost for Academic Initiatives
Office of the Provost, UNC-Chapel Hill
Room 111
9:15am Why We Need Global Education Leaders
Charlé LaMonica
World View, UNC-Chapel Hill
Room 111
10:00am Break
10:15am Engaging Globalism and Working Across Cultures
Tim Flood
Kenan-Flagler Business School
UNC-Chapel Hill

Room 111

12:15pm Pick up box lunches and working lunch
Embracing the Cultural Dimensions of Globalization
Tim Flood
Kenan-Flagler Business School
UNC-Chapel Hill
 Room 111
2:00pm Break

Room 111

2:15pm From Static to Dynamic: Technology Tools to Engage Students with Global Issues
Carina Cordero Brossy
World View 2 You! Network

Room 111

3:30pm Global Education: Professional Goal Setting
K-5 Teacher Leaders: Julie Kinnaird, World View
6-8 Teacher Leaders: Charlé LaMonica, World View
9-12 Teacher Leaders: Montana Cain, World View
(K-5)Room 111
(6-8)Room 119
(9-12)Room 276
4:30pm Adjourn – Dinner on your own.

 Tuesday, June 21 – Day 2

Leadership in a Global Classroom Center for School Leadership Development & Stone Center
8:00am Learning Conversations: A Laboratory of Thinking

Room 111

8:30am Disruptive Demographics and the Triple Whammy of
Geographic Disadvantage for America’s Nonwhite Youth
James Johnson
Kenan-Flagler Business School
UNC-Chapel Hill

Room 111

10:30am Break
10:45am Leading in the Middle
Mark McNeilly
Kenan-Flagler Business School
UNC-Chapel Hill
 Room 111
12:00pm Lunch

The Friday Center
Trillium Dining Room

1:15pm State Board of Education Global Educator Criteria
Helga Fasciano, NC Department of Public Instruction
Chris Balga, Cabarrus County Schools

Room 111

2:30pm Break
2:45pm Leading in Your School
Kathy Spencer
Education Consultant

Room 111

3:45pm Book Discussion
A World Class Education: Learning from
International Models of Excellence and Innovation
by Vivien Stewart
Facilitated by Charlé LaMonica, World View
 Room 111
4:30pm LONG BREAK and travel to the UNC Stone Center
6:00pm Group Dinner The UNC Sonja Haynes Stone Center for Black Culture and History
150 South Road
Chapel Hill, NC 27599
6:30pm Film Screening: He Named Me Malala Hitchcock Room

Wednesday, June 22 – Day 3

World Regions and Global Issues Center for School Leadership Development
8:00am Learning Conversations: A Laboratory of Thinking
Room 111
8:30am Africa and Human Rights
Barbara Shaw Anderson
African Studies Center
UNC-Chapel Hill
Room 111
9:45am Break
10:00am Sustainability in Business
Louis R. Ferretti
 Room 111
11:15am Election of Class President  Room 111
11:30am Meet and Greet
with National Resource Centers, Area Studies Centers and UNC Programs and University Library
CSLD Dining Room
12:00pm Lunch The Friday Center
Trillium Dining Room
1:00pm The European Refugee Crisis: Challenges for Democracies
Niklaus Steiner
Center for Global Initiatives
UNC-Chapel Hill
Room 111
2:15pm U.S. – Cuba Re-engage
Louis Pérez
Department of History and
Institute for the Study of the Americas
UNC-Chapel Hill

Room 111

3:30pm Break
3:45pm Make a Global Impact with Carolina Navigators
Elizabeth Bucrek
Carolina Navigators, Center for Global Initiatives
UNC-Chapel Hill

Room 111

4:45pm Adjourn – Dinner on your own.

Thursday, June 23 – Day 4

World Regions and Global Issues Center for School Leadership Development and NC Botanical Gardens
8:00am Learning Conversations: A Laboratory of Thinking Room 111
8:30am Security in the ‘Post Post-9/11’ 21st Century
Robin Dorff
College of Humanities and Social Sciences
Kennesaw State University
Room 111
9:45am Making Sense of the Middle East
Ambassador (ret.) David C. Litt
Center for Stabilization and Economic Reconstruction
Institute for Defense and Business
11:00am Break Room 111
11:15am Global Communications Revolution
Cori Dauber
Department of Communication Studies
UNC-Chapel Hill
Room 111
12:30pm Lunch The Friday  Center
Trillium Dining Room
1:30pm Global Issues Seminar: Universal Education for Girls
Montana Cain, World View
Margot Stein, Committee on the Status of Women
Silvia Tomášková, Women’s and Gender Studies
UNC-Chapel Hill

Room 111
Room 119
Room 276

2:30pm Colors of Confinement
Eric Muller
School of Law and Center for Faculty Excellence
UNC-Chapel Hill
Room 111
3:45pm Break
4:00pm Using Film to Show Students the World
Holly Carter
Room 111
5:00pm Adjourn and travel to the NC Botanical Garden
5:30 – 7:00pm A Reception to Honor the Participants of the 2016 Global Education Teacher Leader Institute NC Botanical Garden
100 Old Mason Farm Road

Friday, June 24 – Day 5

Next Steps NC Botanical Garden
8:00am Learning Conversations: A Laboratory of Thinking
Reeves Auditorium
8:30am America in the Post-Meltdown, Upside Down World: Globalizing, Rebalancing and Innovating
Peter Brews
Darla Moore School of Business
University of South Carolina
Reeves Auditorium
10:30am Break
10:45am Global Education: Re-visiting Goals to Move Forward  Reeves Auditorium
11:20am Group Photograph
11:30am Graduation and Luncheon

Ken Morgan
World View Advisory Board Chair, presiding

Carol Tresolini
Vice Provost for Academic Initiatives
UNC-Chapel Hill

Reflections from the Class of 2016

Remarks by Class President

Leading the Way in Global Education
Charlé LaMonica
World View
UNC-Chapel Hill

Reeves Auditorium
1:30pm Final Adjournment
Charlé LaMonica


Eligibility Requirements

  • K-12 public or private school teachers
  • Committed to incorporating global education into classroom and school
  • Ability to attend all 5 days of the institute
  • Completed online application (includes a short essay)