Introduction to Global Competence
A Course in the Teaching for Global Competence Series
This course engages educators in the global competence movement and the exciting instructional opportunities of a global education focus. The course is designed to show how developing global competencies is within grasp and does not increase educators' instructional loads. Teaching with a global focus also successfully engages students and prepares them for college, work, and life. This free introductory course is an excellent way to begin building the foundations of a global competence culture in the classroom or during out-of-school time.
This course serves as the introduction to the Teaching for Global Competence program and is free of charge.
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.
Educational Leader: Guides staff, students, and parents toward a shared educational goal.