December 18, 2012

Bringing Global Connections to Life in Tunisia

Few countries have been transformed in the past 18 months as much as Tunisia. TEARN (Tunisian Education And Resource Network), under the guidance of president and Global Education Conference keynoter Héla Nafti, has also transformed itself, becoming one of the first post-revolution education NGOs in the country.

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December 15, 2012

Bringing Global Connections to Life in Morocco

Building off the momentum of the 2009 iEARN Annual Conference and Youth Summit in Ifrane, the Moroccan Education and Resource Network (MEARN), a non-profit organization founded in 1999 by Moroccan educators for the empowerment of all Moroccan children and youth, has grown to 1,500 educators and 20,000 students in 300 schools active in iEARN projects and programs.

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December 14, 2012

Apply for the 2013-2014 YES Abroad Program

The Kennedy-Lugar YES Abroad program, sponsored by the U.S. Department of State, Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs, is providing U.S. high school students with scholarships to study abroad.

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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.

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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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