The State Board of Education in 2014 and 2015 took action to provide statewide infrastructure that supports and guides educators in a common vision for global education North Carolina Public Schools. It designated recognition for educators, schools and districts that show significant focus and dedication.
Global Educator Digital Badge
Global - Ready Schools Designation
Global - Ready District Designation
Global Languages Endorsement
NC Dual Language/Immersion Programs
If you would like to receive regular updates on NC Global Education initiatives and professional development, Global Education news you can use, Global Education resources and opportunities for teachers, students and the classroom, then sign up for the Global Education Updates here
If you would like to explore Global Education Resources visit the resources page provided by the state's global education task force: NCDPI Global Education Resources
For a teacher guide to "K-12 Global Competence Grade-Level Indicators" see the P21 Partnership for 21st Century Skills page listed in the Related Links menu or click here.
The "Framework for Developing Global and Cultural Competencies to Advance Equity, Excellence and Economic Competitiveness" has been designed by the U.S. Department of Education. It is research-based and provides a framework for the development of global and cultural competencies from early childhood through college. Educators can use the framework as a guide to consider how global competencies are developed over time and at different levels of education.
The Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District website (WWW.CMS.K12.NC.US) is in the process of
being updated to ensure compliance with Section 504 of the Rehabilitation Act and Title II of the Americans with Disabilities Act.
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