Education

Apr 22 2017

Educationcannotwait – Education Cannot Wait is a new global fund to transform the delivery of education to children and youth affected by crises #education #fund

#education fund # THE CHALLENGE 75 million school-aged children and youth are in desperate need of educational support, either in danger of, or already missing out on their education. Communities highlight the importance of education during times of crises, yet education appeals receive less than 2% of humanitarian funding. The right to education is most at risk during emergencies but it is also the exact time when it is needed the most. OUR RESPONSE Education Cannot Wait is a new global fund to transform the delivery of education in emergencies – one that joins up governments, humanitarian actors and development …

Apr 6 2017

Global Education – Laurence School #global #education

#global education # For six decades, Laurence has been grounded in a “Total Child” philosophy that sees children as individuals who benefit from a challenging curriculum, a character-based education, and an embrace of global citizenship. At Laurence, we value curiosity above all else, aiming to develop creative thinkers who seek innovative solutions to complex problems. READ MORE We appreciate your interest in Laurence School and look forward to helping you learn more about our admissions process. Because we know the importance of a confident and happy beginning to your child’s elementary school experience, we invite you to personally explore our …

Apr 6 2017

Global Education: Students Ready for the World #global #education

#global education # CONTACT:: Helga Fasciano. Special Assistant for Global Education NOTE. Various file formats are used on this page that may require download. If larger than 1mb. it will take longer to download. For instructions or more information, please visit our download page . In September 2011, the North Carolina State Board of Education (SBE) formed a Task Force on Global Education to assess the state’s effort to produce “globally competitive” graduates ready to live, work, and contribute in an interconnected world. Based on feedback it received, the Task Force noted six major findings and made five commitments to …

Apr 6 2017

The Global Education Conference Network #global #education

#global education # Global Collaboration Day is now over! Please read our wrap-up post: http://www.globaleducationconference.com/forum/topics/global-collaboration-day-wrap-up. If you participate in this event as an attendee or host, you can download certificates here: https://app.box.com/v/2016GCDcertificates . GETTING STARTED The Global Education Conference Network is a collaborative, inclusive, world-wide community initiative involving students, educators, and organizations at all levels. Our activities are designed to significantly increase opportunities for connecting classrooms while supporting cultural awareness and recognition of diversity and educational access for all. Please join this community to receive updates about our 2016 events! We also have a new site, GlobalEd Events. that provides …

Apr 5 2017

Global Education #global #education

#global education # Global Education How can teachers support students in their efforts to make a difference? Here are three trends worth watching — and joining. Looking for ways to help students appreciate cultural diversity, build awareness about global issues, and develop global competence? Explore these resources for ideas on bringing global dimensions into the classroom. Edutopia’s video series Education Everywhere profiles innovative school systems all around the world. Here you’ll find links to the videos and additional resources for learning about education systems in various countries. Looking for resources to foster students’ global competence and develop global citizen leaders? …

Apr 5 2017

The Global Teacher Project #global #education

#global education # There are many definitions of global education, and the definitions themselves are a source of rich discussion and debate. This definition was written by the World Studies Trust at the beginning of the Global Teacher Project. Global Education is not a subject, but a dimension that runs through the curriculum, an extra filter to help children make sense of all the information and opinion the world is throwing at them. It combines methodology – active and experiential discussion based activities, a caring, co-operative and open outlook on the classroom experience, and core concerns- finding out about all …

Apr 5 2017

Global Education vs #global #education

#global education # Global Education vs. Globalization Globalization has become a widespread idea in national and international dialogue in recent years. Global education has become a widespread idea at Fairleigh Dickinson University. But what do we mean when we invoke each of these terms, and is there really any meaningful distinction between the two? Globalization’s shifting and controversial parameters make it difficult to define. It is clearly a dominant force, both positively and negatively, shaping the multiple environments in which we live. Motivated by economic forces and driven by digital technologies and communications, globalization links individuals and institutions across the …

Apr 5 2017

What is global education? #global #education

#global education # What is global education? Global education is a creative approach of bringing about change in our society. Global education is an active learning process based on the universal values of tolerance, solidarity, equality, justice, inclusion, co-operation and non-violence. Global education begins with raising awareness of global challenges such as poverty or the inequailites caused by the uneven distribution of resources, environmental degradation, violent conflicts or human rights, thus creating deeper understanding of the complexity of the underlying causes. It aims to change people‘s attitudes by them reflecting on their own roles in the world. Global education motivates …

Apr 5 2017

Global Education Forum #global #education

#global education # JOIN US AT THE GLOBAL EDUCATION FORUM The Global Education Forum serves as an opportunity to engage in a critical conversation between K–12 and higher education educators about how best to prepare students for a global world. Attracting educators from around the world to discuss best practices, promising programs and research, the Global Education Forum highlights the importance of learning with and from different education systems to help inform our own practice. Through a series interactive formats. participants will explore how to prepare students to be globally competent, review trends and best practices in teacher and leadership …

Apr 5 2017

Duke Global Education: Home #global #education

#global education # INTERNATIONAL DOMESTIC STUDY AWAY PROGRAMS Through intercultural academic experiences, the Global Education Office for Undergraduates challenges students perspectives, expands self-awareness, and inspires lifelong global engagement. INTERNATIONAL DOMESTIC STUDY AWAY PROGRAMS Through intercultural academic experiences, the Global Education Office for Undergraduates challenges students perspectives, expands self-awareness, and inspires lifelong global engagement. INTERNATIONAL DOMESTIC STUDY AWAY PROGRAMS Through intercultural academic experiences, the Global Education Office for Undergraduates challenges students perspectives, expands self-awareness, and inspires lifelong global engagement. INTERNATIONAL DOMESTIC STUDY AWAY PROGRAMS Through intercultural academic experiences, the Global Education Office for Undergraduates challenges students perspectives, expands self-awareness, and inspires …