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GCC Fall Registration Closing Soon!

September 11 is the last day to register for Fall courses in the Global Competence Certificate program.Fall Coursework ScheduleSustainability and EnvironmentOne global issue that demands immediate…Continue

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Global Competence Certificate Courses: Fall 2018 Registration Open
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Are you interested in embedding global learning into your teaching practice, and preparing students for the global reality beyond the classroom?…Continue

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Registration Closes Feb 20 - GCC Spring 2 Courses

Global Competence Certificate (GCC) courses are designed specifically for in-service educators who…Continue

Started Feb 19

GCC Spring 2 Course Registration Open

World Savvy is pleased to announce the Spring 2 GCC course list. Sustainability & Environment -This course explores a contemporary ‘state of the planet’ across ecological concerns, including…Continue

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GCC Fall Registration Closing Soon!

September 11 is the last day to register for Fall courses in the Global Competence Certificate program.Fall Coursework ScheduleSustainability and EnvironmentOne global issue that demands immediate attention is how to balance societal and environmental health. This course explores a contemporary ‘state of the planet’ across ecological concerns. Students will analyze current IGO, NGO, governmental and community-based organizations’ work to address global environmental concerns on a local,…See More
Sep 6
Connie Rensink posted a discussion

GCC Fall Registration Closing Soon!

September 11 is the last day to register for Fall courses in the Global Competence Certificate program.Fall Coursework ScheduleSustainability and EnvironmentOne global issue that demands immediate attention is how to balance societal and environmental health. This course explores a contemporary ‘state of the planet’ across ecological concerns. Students will analyze current IGO, NGO, governmental and community-based organizations’ work to address global environmental concerns on a local,…See More
Sep 6
Connie Rensink's discussion was featured

Global Competence Certificate Courses: Fall 2018 Registration Open

Are you interested in embedding global learning into your teaching practice, and preparing students for the global reality beyond the classroom?Registration is open for some of our most popular courses: Sustainability & Environment and Discussion Leadership for Global Competence. Courses begin in late September and can be taken individually. See course descriptions…See More
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Global Competence Certificate Courses: Fall 2018 Registration Open

Are you interested in embedding global learning into your teaching practice, and preparing students for the global reality beyond the classroom?Registration is open for some of our most popular courses: Sustainability & Environment and Discussion Leadership for Global Competence. Courses begin in late September and can be taken individually. See course descriptions…See More
Jun 6
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Workshop For Educators: Teaching With the SDGs at IIE’s Headquarters

April 19, 2018 from 9am to 4pm
World Savvy, along with IIE’s Generation Study Abroad and Generation Citizen is proud to host Teaching with the Sustainable Development Goals, a one-day workshop for educators. The Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) offer teachers a framework for their students to better understand global issues and to engage as problem solvers.This hands-on workshop will offer teachers the opportunity to learn from and dialogue with experts in the field, and explore resources to enhance and support their…See More
Mar 29
Connie Rensink's discussion was featured

Registration Closes Feb 20 - GCC Spring 2 Courses

Global Competence Certificate (GCC) courses are designed specifically for in-service educators who are interested in embedding global learning into their teaching practice, and preparing their students for the global reality beyond the classroom. Register HERE for the following…See More
Feb 19
Connie Rensink posted a discussion

Registration Closes Feb 20 - GCC Spring 2 Courses

Global Competence Certificate (GCC) courses are designed specifically for in-service educators who are interested in embedding global learning into their teaching practice, and preparing their students for the global reality beyond the classroom. Register HERE for the following…See More
Feb 19
Connie Rensink's discussion was featured

GCC Spring 2 Course Registration Open

World Savvy is pleased to announce the Spring 2 GCC course list. Sustainability & Environment -This course explores a contemporary ‘state of the planet’ across ecological concerns, including global climate change, desertification, species extinction, food crises, water quality and shortages, infectious diseases, and storm mitigation. Educators will then weigh environmental costs against the demands of societal development.Inquiry-Based Learning for Global Competence -Participants will…See More
Jan 9
Connie Rensink posted a discussion

GCC Spring 2 Course Registration Open

World Savvy is pleased to announce the Spring 2 GCC course list. Sustainability & Environment -This course explores a contemporary ‘state of the planet’ across ecological concerns, including global climate change, desertification, species extinction, food crises, water quality and shortages, infectious diseases, and storm mitigation. Educators will then weigh environmental costs against the demands of societal development.Inquiry-Based Learning for Global Competence -Participants will…See More
Jan 9
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Last Day of Spring 1 Global Competence Courses Registration, TODAY December 19th

Now in its fourth year, the GCC is an innovative, online, graduate-level program designed to increase the number of K-16 teachers who are able to teach for global competence and effectively prepare students to be globally informed, engaged citizens.Teachers are often seeking opportunities to learn more about cross-cultural communication that lead to more inclusive learning environments. If you’re looking for a supportive cohort to build your…See More
Dec 19, 2017
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Last Day of Global Competence Courses Registration

Now in its fourth year, the GCC is an innovative, online, graduate-level program designed to increase the number of K-16 teachers who are able to teach for global competence and effectively prepare students to be globally informed, engaged citizens.Teachers are often seeking opportunities to learn more about cross-cultural communication that lead to more inclusive learning environments. If you’re looking for a supportive cohort to build your…See More
Dec 19, 2017
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Global Competence Fieldwork Intensive at Fieldwork Abroad

December 19, 2017 all day
World Savvy is excited to offer a Global Competence Fieldwork Intensive designed to give educators the opportunity to take part in an immersive experience abroad focused on global competence. Participants will complete Dialoguing in Global Education and Global Fieldwork courses and then travel in July for project work abroad. Coursework begins January 8th. Registration closes December 19, 2017. …See More
Nov 16, 2017
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Global Competence Fieldwork Intensive

World Savvy is excited to offer a Global Competence Fieldwork Intensive designed to give educators the opportunity to take part in an immersive experience abroad focused on global competence. Participants will complete Dialoguing in Global Education and Global Fieldwork courses and then travel in July for project work abroad. Coursework begins January 8th. Registration closes December 19, 2017. …See More
Nov 16, 2017
Connie Rensink's discussion was featured

Registration Closes October 3rd - GCC Fall 2 Courses

Global Competence Certificate (GCC) courses are designed specifically for in-service educators who are interested in embedding global learning into their teaching practice, and preparing their students for the global reality beyond the classroom. One of our most popular courses, Poverty, helps teachers explore the causes and experience of global poverty, analyze successes and failures in mitigating it, and…See More
Sep 13, 2017
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Registration Closes October 3rd - GCC Fall 2 Courses

Global Competence Certificate (GCC) courses are designed specifically for in-service educators who are interested in embedding global learning into their teaching practice, and preparing their students for the global reality beyond the classroom. One of our most popular courses, Poverty, helps teachers explore the causes and experience of global poverty, analyze successes and failures in mitigating it, and…See More
Sep 13, 2017
Connie Rensink's discussion was featured

Registration Closes Aug 8th - GCC Fall 1 Courses

Global Competence Certificate(GCC) courses are designed specifically for in-service educators who are interested in embedding global learning into their teaching practice, and preparing their students for the global reality beyond the classroom. Curriculum, Instruction, and Assessment for Global Competence (August 21 - October 15) Global competence is critical to prepare students for current and future lives as global…See More
Aug 11, 2017

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Location (City or Town):
New York
About Me or Reason for Joining the GEC:
I am dedicated to helping teachers integrate global issues and perspectives into existing curriculum. My vision is to prepare students to be globally collaborative rather than globally competitive.
I believe that teaching children to be globally minded requires the teacher to pursue personal global experiences.
I am a:
teacher, consultant
Grade Level or Age of Students You Work With (if applicable):
2nd - 6th
Global Education Projects Sponsored By You or That You're Involved In (if applicable):
Global Competency Certificate Program (GCC)
Club We Can
Fulbright Hayes Project Abroad alum
Committee on Teaching About the United Nations (CTAUN)
United Nations Associate (UNA)
Languages Spoken:
Spanish
Favorite Education Resources:
#globaledchat, Global Education Conference Network, World Savvy, Asia Society, iEarn, Edutopia
Twitter Name:
@rensink_connie

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