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In service global education 11-18-10

  1. 2. <ul><li>Promoting global competence and awareness among current and future leaders in North Carolina </li></ul>Mission
  2. 3. <ul><li>Education organization established in 1979 </li></ul><ul><li>Affiliate of The University of North Carolina system </li></ul>Who We Are
  3. 4. We work with two groups <ul><li>Current Leaders </li></ul><ul><li>Future Leaders </li></ul>
  4. 5. <ul><li>Provide global leadership programs for policy leaders and teachers </li></ul><ul><li>Introduce N.C. leaders to international best practices that they can bring back to North Carolina </li></ul>What We Do
  5. 6. <ul><li>We’ve taken 8,000 North Carolinians abroad to 48 countries </li></ul><ul><li>We have worked in classrooms and communities in all 100 N.C. counties </li></ul>Our Reach
  6. 7. <ul><li>Culturally aware </li></ul><ul><li>Aware of world events and global dynamics </li></ul><ul><li>Effective communicators across cultures </li></ul><ul><li>Effective members of multicultural teams </li></ul>Impact: Globally Competent Students
  7. 8. <ul><li>Increasing Teacher Knowledge about the World </li></ul><ul><li>Building International School Partnerships </li></ul><ul><li>Expanding World Language Opportunities </li></ul>Our global work with future leaders
  8. 9. Increasing Teacher Knowledge <ul><li>Teacher travels abroad, develops global studies course, takes students to Denmark </li></ul><ul><li>“ I am able to impact the global perspective of many students and faculty at Murphy High School .” </li></ul><ul><li>- Jason Forrister </li></ul>
  9. 10. Building International School Partnerships <ul><li>Locations of economic and educational importance to NC </li></ul><ul><li>Students are learning with the world, not just about it </li></ul><ul><li>74 total partnerships established so far </li></ul>
  10. 11. Expanding World Language Opportuniteis <ul><li>Impact: Teachers prepare globally competent students </li></ul><ul><li>45 new Confucius Classrooms </li></ul><ul><li>N.C. students learn Chinese </li></ul><ul><li>Students work in multi-national teams </li></ul>
  11. 12. Our global work with future leaders
  12. 13. Our global work with current leaders
  13. 14. <ul><li>Formation of legislative International Business and Trade Caucus </li></ul><ul><li>N.C.’s first Global Engagement Summit </li></ul><ul><li>Formation of Jt. Select Committee on Global Engagement: nation’s first state-level strategic plan for global engagement due February 2011 </li></ul>Impact: Current Leaders
  14. 15. <ul><li>The Center for International Understanding </li></ul><ul><li>An affiliate of the University of North Carolina </li></ul>
  15. 16. Contact <ul><li>Meredith Henderson </li></ul><ul><li>Senior Director of Programs </li></ul><ul><li>919-420-1360, ext. 217 </li></ul><ul><li>[email_address] </li></ul>web: ciu.northcarolina.edu

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