December 14, 2012

Online Course Scholarships for New iEARN Teachers

iEARN-USA offering scholarships to U.S. high school teachers as part of Global Connection and Exchanges 2.0 program to connect with schools from 19 countries in the Middle East and North Africa.

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December 13, 2012

Photojournalism 2.0 Images of Social Change Workshop

iEARN-Pakistan will be hosting a Photojournalism 2.0 Images of Social Change training program January 11-12 and 18-19 January 2013.

Filed in: Photojournalism 2.0: Images of Social Change

Bringing Global Connections to Life in Jordan

Since 1992, iEARN has engaged Jordanian educators and youth in collaborative thematic online projects activities and exchange partnerships with their peers worldwide.

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December 12, 2012

Happy YES 10th Anniversary! [Video]

Check out the Kennedy-Lugar YES Program 10th Anniversary video created by Alumni around the world!

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YES Means The World To Us

Throughout the month of November, YES and YES Abroad Program Alumni participated in a video call-to-action. Alumni in over 40 countries where asked to submit short videos answering the question, “What does YES mean to you” in honor of the 10th Anniversary of the Kennedy-Lugar YES Program.

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December 10, 2012

Building the Model 21st Century Youth Exchange Program? Piece of Cake.

On December 12, 2012, the Kennedy-Lugar Youth Exchange and Study (YES) Program will host a world-wide virtual Kickoff Party commemorating its 10th year.

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December 8, 2012

Bringing Global Connections to Life in Egypt

The iEARN program in Egypt was launched as part of the CIVICS Program, the partnership introduced in the previous post between iEARN and US Department of State that began in 1999 and was consolidated into the Global Connections and Exchange Program in 2002.

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December 7, 2012

Bringing Global Connections to Life in Syria

As recounted in the previous post, the Global Connections and Exchange Program was built upon an earlier iEARN and US Department of State partnership program called CIVICS: Community Voices, Collaborative Solutions.

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December 5, 2012

Bringing Global Connections and Exchange to Life

Prosperous and secure countries require high-quality young professionals who can work in the global arena. One crucial strategy for preparing these skilled young professionals for the 21st century workforce is increasing their access to new technologies, social media, and trustworthy networks of global peers with whom they can engage in meaningful dialogue.

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December 4, 2012

Eat That Frog!

Last week’s Global Education Conference generated a boatload of future #globalclassroom chat topics! The sessions were remarkable: inspiring, thought-provoking, entertaining, spontaneous, classroom-friendly, and inclusive of all time zones, ages, and viewpoints.

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