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Members of the Washington State Coalition for International Education Steering Committee post items of interest to this blog.

World Educator – Noah Zeichner

Congratulations to Noah Zeichner, the 2013-2014 World Educator award recipient from the World Affairs Council in Seattle. From their website: https://www.world-affairs.org/programs/global-classroom/world-educator-award/2013-world-educator-award/ … For almost a decade, Noah has taught Social Studies and Spanish at Sealth International High School. He works … Continue reading

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How global is Washington?

New map illustrates importance of global competence for U.S. students Continue reading

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International Education Update

We are excited to announce the return of the Washington State Coalition for International Education! Please join us on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 at 7:00-8:30 pm for a conversation with Noah Zeichner, Chief Sealth International High School teacher and recipient of the 2013-14 World Educator Award. He will share highlights of his recent trip to Singapore with the Asia Society’s Global Cities Education Network and the Center for Teaching Quality.
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New Finds on Global Education!

Fellow Global Education Enthusiasts, I am excited about two new finds! Check out these links and share your thoughts here! 1) “Connect All Schools” http://www.connectallschools.org/home This website is just what it sounds like. Citing a line from President Obama’s June … Continue reading

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2011 Intensive Summer Language Institutes

American Councils for International Education is pleased to announce the 2011 Intensive Summer Language Institutes Program taking place next summer in Alexandria, Egypt and Changchun, China.  The Intensive Summer Language Institutes provide fully funded fellowships for U.S. classroom teachers to … Continue reading

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K-12 EDUCATION: THE MISSING LINK IN DEVELOPMENT

By signing the Presidential Policy Directive on Global Development, President Obama has set forth the first policy of its kind by a U.S. administration recognizing that “development is vital to U.S. national security and is a strategic, economic, and moral … Continue reading

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What Should I Wear If…

“What should I wear if I do not have a long,  loose dress?  haha…  that may sound trivial but I want to be respectful.  Do you get my question?” Now I generally do not wear dresses, but I did understand … Continue reading

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Global Education in the Summertime: A Day at the International Beach?

Could the summer learning loss crisis become an opportunity for Seattle-area students? . . . If you had the power to design a summer enrichment program with a global education theme, what would you dream up? Send us your ideas! Continue reading

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The Global Education Collaborative

Laura Adriance from the World Affairs Council just alerted the Coalition Steering Committee to the Global Education Conference coming in November. http://www.globaleducationconference.com/index.html The 2010 Global Education Conference will be held November 15 – 19, 2010, online and free. Sessions will … Continue reading

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Photos coming soon…

The new WordPress version of our website is launched, but we have not yet loaded up new “globally themed” photos. They’re coming soon! Continue reading

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