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. iEARN-USA is excited to join the event, which will will honor the 6,000 plus alumni community from 45 countries including the United States, host families, host schools, host communities, current YES students, U.S. and […]Read more "Building the Model 21st Century Youth Exchange Program? Piece of Cake."
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. To meet these […]Read more "Bringing Global Connections and Exchange to Life"
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. Check back here often for inspiring stories of global classroom collaboration from around the iEARN community and our partners worldwide. To get things started, please enjoy our […]Read more "Learning With The World, Not Just About It"
On October 11, iEARN-USA is pleased to celebrate the inaugural Day of the Girl, a new effort that is: highlighting, celebrating, discussing, and advancing girls lives and opportunities across the globe. When girls come together to talk about what really matters to us, we can teach other people–grownups, boys, girls all across the world–a new way […]Read more "Day of the Girl"
Youth TechCamps Amplify the Digital Power of Alumni Social Activism iEARN-USA is not only a proud membership organization serving K-12 teachers and students across the United States, we’re also proudly part of a unique global network for which each week is a celebration of innovative teaching and learning. This week, we’re celebrating our iEARN peers […]Read more "Quiet Diplomacy Gets Loud"
This August the team at iEARN-USA has been pleased to: Engage in Connected Educators Month; Take action on Millennium Development Goals; Host NSLI-Y Student Pre-Departure Orientations; Welcome YES Program Students to the US; Publish our 2011 Annual Report; Share the new Finding Solutions to Hunger videos; Prepare for the 2012 iEARN Virtual Conference & Youth Summit; Launch the […]Read more "Our Remarkable August"