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.

AFS-USA Commitment to Global Learning

80 U.S. High Schools Recognized for their Commitment to Global Learning AFS-USA, a leader in international student exchange, is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2016 “Top Global Learning … Continue reading

March 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

GEC-NYC Meeting February 2016: Collaborating to Transform Education in Asia and North America

Collaborating to Transform Education in Asia and North America The February 29th meeting of the GEC-NYC focused on education in Asia and North America. Jessica Kehayes, Executive Director of Education … Continue reading

March 14, 2016 · Leave a comment

GEC-NYC Meeting January 2016: Education & the Sustainable Development Goals

Education & the Sustainable Development Goals A power-point presentation with Morgan Strecker  The January 25th meeting of the GEC-NYC with UNA-USA, a program of the United Nations Foundation, led an … Continue reading

February 22, 2016 · Leave a comment

Global Resource List for PASE Explorers

Global Resource List for PASE Explorers The resources listed were compiled for PASE Explorers. PASE Explorers engages youth from 4th to 6th grade in global learning through local exploration. Learn … Continue reading

February 17, 2016 · Leave a comment

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