The Sustainable Development Goals: Classroom Connections

2019 K-12 Global Education Symposium

The Friday Conference Center

October 16-17, 2019 | In 2015 almost 200 governments adopted the Sustainable Development Goals to guide what must be done to improve the health and well-being of the world’s population. During the symposium educators will explore the 17 global goals and their importance. Educators will leave with strategies for integrating global content across curriculum.


Confronting Poverty Globally and Locally

2019 Community College Symposium

The Friday Conference Center

November 13-14, 2019 | Signature Sponsor: IBM | Poverty is a worldwide threat. It has a direct impact on over a million NC residents. This symposium will explore topics and strategies that address poverty globally and locally.


Global Conflict and Peacebuilding

2020 Seminar

The Friday Conference Center

K-12 educators will gain relevant inform … Continued


Global Education Teacher Leader Institute

2020 Leadership Program

Chapel Hill, North Carolina

Educators are invited to apply to the Te … Continued


Global Music Fellows Program

Integrating Global Music Across the Curriculum with the Music of Abigail Washburn and Wu Fei

Chapel Hill, NC

July 2019 through spring 2020 | K-12 and community college educators of all disciplines are invited to apply to the 2019-2020 World View Global Music Fellows Program. This interdisciplinary professional learning opportunity will enhance educators’ global competency skills and expand educators’ pedagogical toolkits for integrating music into their curricula.


Costa Rica and Panama

2020 Global Study Visit Program

Chapel Hill, NC, Costa Rica & Panama

March through October 2020  |  Travel dates to Costa Rica and Panama are July 19-28, 2020 | The Costa Rica and Panama Study Visit Program includes a one day spring workshop and orientation, a 10-day study visit to Costa Rica and Panama, a follow-up workshop and program materials. 



Global Education Leaders Program Abroad, Ireland 2020

Chapel Hill, NC & Ireland

February 23-28, 2020 | The Global Education Leaders Program Abroad, Ireland 2020 is designed for North Carolina educational leaders, specifically K-12 superintendents and community college presidents or their designees.


Food for All: Local and Global Perspectives

2020 Workshop

The North Carolina Botanical Garden

Learn about food, food systems and how f … Continued