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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December 3, 2012

Learning With The World, Not Just About It

We’re kicking off our 25th Anniversary celebration a bit early with an action-packed December of daily blog posts, special events, and our year-end Global Connections campaign on Crowdrise.

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December 1, 2012

Kennedy-Lugar YES Program 10th Anniversary Kick-Off!

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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Join our End of Year Campaign on Crowdrise!

This December, iEARN-USA is working to raise funds to support U.S. educators and youth to connect on projects with peers in the Middle East and North Africa. Interested in supporting our 2012 end of year campaign?

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