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Your Name and Title: Heidi Gibson, Director, Global Schools First

School or Organization Name: Childhood Education International

Co-Presenter Name(s): Amanda Stamp, Administrator of Global Programs

Area of the World from Which You Will Present: Washington, DC, United States

Language in Which You Will Present: English

Target Audience(s): K-12/primary/secondary educators, administrators, principals, and policymakers

Short Session Description (one line):
Exploring aspects of global education at the elementary/primary level and considering how your school encourages students to become global citizens.


Full Session Description (as long as you would like):
This session is a deep dive into different aspects of global education and how they work together to develop students to be better learners, better people, and contributors to a better world.

The session will focus on dimensions of global education for the primary/elementary years, how to understand your current practice, and take the next step to elevate it. The following dimensions of global education will be discussed:


  • Discovering Ourselves and Others
  • Embracing Shared Values
  • Building Relationships
  • Exploring Our Interconnected World
  • Making Informed Choices
  • Creating Change through Innovation


A schoolwide approach to global education will be emphasized and the session will be conducted in a workshop-type model. Participants will have the chance to reflect on what their school is currently doing, share practices with other participants, discuss barriers, and consider different ways to progress.


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