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.

Grounded Program Design: Taking Social Justice Work from Values to Practice

Grounded Program Design: Taking Social Justice Work from Values to Practice Facilitated by the Seachange Collective How can we effectively “do good” in our non-profit programs, school activities, community organizing, … Continue reading

August 10, 2018 · Leave a comment

Professional Development: “Doing Good” Well with Seachange Collective

On June 25, the GEC-NYC, hosted by Reach the World, welcomed Hannah Weitzer and Sophia Giddens of the Seachange Collective, who gave a Professional Development workshop on “Doing Good” Well: … Continue reading

June 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

Professional Development: OECD’s New PISA Global Competence Framework

GEC-NYC April 2018 meeting took place on 30 April and was hosted by AFS-USA. Every other month the coalition meetings are dedicated to Professional Development opportunities and coalition members were … Continue reading

June 14, 2018 · Leave a comment

Committee to Teach about the United Nations Conference

On April 6, 2018, the United Nations held the CTAUN (Committee to Teach about the United Nations) Conference that focused on “Stepping Up to Protect the World’s Children.” GEC members, Connie … Continue reading

April 20, 2018 · Leave a comment

GEC-NYC March Meeting at PASE

The Global Education Coalition March Strategy meeting was held on March 26, 2018 at the Partnership for After School Education (PASE). The main focus was on collaborative efforts to leverage … Continue reading

March 29, 2018 · Leave a comment

GEC-NYC Meeting February 2018: Pitch Meeting & Networking Event

The Global Education Coalition hosted its February meeting at the United Nations Foundation (UNA-USA). The meeting opened with special presentations by three guests – each with unique content relevant to … Continue reading

February 27, 2018 · Leave a comment

Reach the World’s 2018 Traveler Talk

Please join Reach the World, a global education and mentoring organization, for its eighth annual Traveler Talk hosted by Bank Leumi in Midtown! This uplifting event will feature a panel … Continue reading

February 23, 2018 · Leave a comment

GEC-NYC Meeting March 2017: Assessment of Global Competence

The March 20th meeting of the GEC-NYC focused on assessment of global competence. Dr. Darla K. Deardorff, executive director of the Association of International Education Administrators, the leading international expert … Continue reading

March 31, 2017 · Leave a comment

Globalizing Classrooms — New Issue of Connect: Intercultural Insights for Global Citizens

Dear readers, AFS Intercultural Programs is happy to share with you the latest issue of the Connect: Intercultural Insights for Global Citizens, the digital magazine of AFS Intercultural Programs. In … Continue reading

February 24, 2017 · Leave a comment

Educating for Peace — New Issue of Connect: Intercultural Insights for Global Citizens

Educating and empowering global and active citizens to build more just and peaceful societies has been the mission of AFS Intercultural Programs for decades. Launched on World Refugee Day, this … Continue reading

June 21, 2016 · Leave a comment