Global Education Coalition NYC

The Global Education Coalition is a network of NYC-based organizations whose primary objective is to support educators in the New York metropolitan area in creating globally competent youth for tomorrow's future.

GEC-NYC 2.0 Kickoff!

On December 7th, over 23 global education professionals gathered at the U.S. Fund for UNICEF to relaunch the Global Education Coalition of New York City (GEC-NYC).  This relaunch came after … Continue reading

December 22, 2015 · Leave a comment

GEC-NYC’s Meet the Author: Elizabeth Green and Annual Global Education Resource Fair

On March 5th, the GEC-NYC hosted an evening of discussion, refreshments, and Global Education Resources with author and journalist Elizabeth Green. In her 2014 New York Times Book Review Notable Book Building A+ … Continue reading

February 25, 2015 · Leave a comment

GEC-NYC PD at Bank Street College of Education

On July 22, members of the GEC-NYC ran a professional development workshop on “Fostering Global Competency Among Our Students.”  The PD workshop was hosted by Bank Street College of Education, … Continue reading

July 24, 2014 · Leave a comment

AFS Intercultural Link News Magazine: The Heart & Soul of AFS

A recent letter to the editor in the International New York Times suggested that globalization in the form of social media and technology advances is ubiquitous and represents “the world’s … Continue reading

July 9, 2014 · Leave a comment

GEC-NYC at Asia Society’s PGL Conference

Member organizations of the GEC-NYC attended Asia Society’s Partnership for Global Learning Conference in Brooklyn, NY on June 27-28 as presenters, exhibitors, attendees, and co-sponsors of an evening reception.

July 1, 2014 · Leave a comment

Asia Society May Newsletter: Afterschool and Expanded Learning

Afterschool and expanded learning programs play an important role in helping young people become globally competent. In an ever-shrinking world, global learning needs to be infused throughout a student’s day … Continue reading

May 29, 2014 · Leave a comment

Global Concerns Classroom Global Summit Student Workshop

Global Concerns Classroom (GCC) is excited to announce that they are hosting the 8th Annual Global Summit Student Workshop from 8:30am to 2:30pm on Friday, February 28th, at Mutual of … Continue reading

January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

One To World Winter Newsletter

Reflections on One To World’s fall Global Classroom programming and highlights of student projects. A great introduction on how Global Classroom brings the world into New York City students’ lives. … Continue reading

January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

54th Greater Metropolitan New York Social Studies Conference

United Federation of Teachers’ Greater Metropolitan New York Social Studies Conference will be on February 1st, 2014. For additional information and registration click HERE.

January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

AFS-USA News: PISA and the Common Core

AFS-USA reports on how PISA results, Common Core and Global  Competency are related in the following article. Read full article HERE. AFS-USA News PISA and the Common Core: Steps Toward … Continue reading

January 23, 2014 · Leave a comment

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