Want to give your students a real-world, world-class education? Connect them to real classes worldwide! The Chris Stevens Youth Network is an excellent place to start. This initiative is administered by iEARN and funded by the Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs at the U.S. State Department to engage students and educators in the Middle East, North Africa and […]Read more "Your Day to Connect with Teachers Worldwide"
With half of its population under the age of twenty, the Arab world seeks innovative programs to enable its youth to compete in an increasingly globalized world. One important area of preparing skilled young professionals for the modern workforce is media literacy and journalism, both key programs for teaching civic education, which is a valuable […]Read more "Bringing Global Connections to Life in Kuwait"
World Teachers’ Day, held annually on October 5th since 1994, aims to mobilize support for teachers and to ensure that the needs of future generations will continue to be met by teachers. Last month, iEARN-USA Director Emeritus Ed Gragert explained in the Huffington Post why global education initiatives from the United Nations, the Global Campaign […]Read more "A Lesson for All on World Teachers’ Day"
iEARN-USA is pleased to support the World Summit Youth Award (WSYA), an annual celebration and network for young people under 30 years of age using the Internet, mobile phones or other digital media to put the United Nations Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) into action. The MDGs were set in 2000 by the UN to prompt […]Read more "Taking Action on the United Nations Millennium Development Goals"