Exploring Globally Significant Issues
A Course in the Teaching for Global Competence Series
In this course, educators will learn how to identify globally significant issues and connect them to their specific context and activity area or discipline. By exploring the continuum that takes students from global awareness to global understanding, and ultimately, to global competence. Educators will gain the skills necessary to identify and leverage engaging and credible resources that best fit the needs of their students.
The coaching guide helps instructional leaders support educators as they prepare to implement concepts from the course in their own learning environments.
This course is part of the Teaching for Global Competence program. The cost for an individual course enrollment is $29 USD. Discounts are available to schools, districts, and programs if you are purchasing courses in bulk (all courses for a minimum of 25 educators). Please contact Kate Kemeklis for more information on bulk enrollments.
Designed With the Following Audiences in Mind
Everyone is eligible to enroll in this course. This course is especially suited for the following audiences.
Classroom Teacher: Delivers educational content in an academic institution.
Out-of-School Time Educator: Delivers educational content in afterschool and summer programs.