Chris Stevens Youth Network Online Course for Educators

iEARN-USA is offering online course scholarships for U.S. high school teachers interested in planning and conducting projects with schools from 20 countries in the Middle East and North Africa as part of the Chris Stevens Youth Network (CSYN). Teachers who participate in the online course will meet educators from around the world, learn about global project-based learning, and conduct collaborative projects with schools in other countries.

In this course, participants will learn how to integrate an iEARN project into their classroom by developing a project plan in collaboration with other teachers from the Middle East, North Africa, and the United States. As part of the course, participants will examine various projects suitable for secondary school students around 8 global themes including environment, civic education, social entrepreneurship, empowering girls, peace education, food security, health, and literacy and education

To learn more about the next round of the online course to start in February, 2014, submit a statement of interest form online by December 31, 2013.