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globalEDGE: Your Source For Global Business Knowledge
Funded in part by the U.S. Department of Education Title VI B grant, globalEDGE delivers a comprehensive research tool for academics, students and businesspeople. Connect with over 47,000 people using the gE Network while tapping into a directory of over 5000 quality resources. globalEDGE provides tools and resources to efficiently research nearly any international business question you may have.
NEA Foundation Global Learning Fellows
The NEA Foundation Global Learning Fellowship increases access to global training and experiences by providing global education professional development opportunities for K-12 public school educators.
The NEA Foundation Global Learning Fellowship offers public school educators 12 months of professional development. The NEA Foundation staff, partners, and field experts support Global Learning Fellows as they participate in online coursework, webinars, and peer learning communities, including a two-day professional development workshop in Washington, DC.
The U.S. Department of State Bureau Educational and Cultural Affairs
Fullbright-Hays Seminars Abroad
The program provides short-term study and travel seminars abroad for U.S. educators in the social sciences and humanities for the purpose of improving their understanding and knowledge of the peoples and cultures of other countries. Support is generally made available through interagency agreements. The Department of Education transfers funds through the State Department to Fulbright commissions in various countries to pay the costs associated with administering seminars. This partnership allows the program to use the services and expertise of binational organizations to plan and conduct seminars for U.S. educators.
GEEO Discounted teacher travel with educational programs
GEEO does the following:
Establishes long-term relationships in the education community as a well-known, trusted organization that provides opportunities for teachers to travel.
Provides a long-term, worldwide educational resource for teachers wishing to broaden their global perspectives and relationships.
Partners with other NGOs and Univeristies on mutually reinforcing projects and programs.
Offers teachers incentives to travel internationally that include professional development credits, graduate credits as well as grants and scholarship subsidies for the cost of travel.
Makes goodwill ambassadors out of teachers by enabling cross-cultural experiences.
Ensures that teachers share the excitement and knowledge gained from their travel with tested curricula.
Encourages teachers to educate their students about the opportunities to study and travel abroad while attending university, during their summer vacations, or before entering college.
Helps the next generation of youth become more outward-looking and dedicated to improving the world around them.
19 Global YA Novels for Your Class Library
A helpful blog by Megan Kelly, a teacher. This blog aims at providing helpful guides to books set in a more global setting which can help students be globally aware. These books stray away from the traditional western world to view more of the world as a whole in a classroom environment which can expand the minds of students and create a more enriching curriculum for your students! Click the link for more information!