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 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

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