Using 21st century skills to understand and address global issues; understanding other nations and cultures, including the use of non-English languages; learning from and working collaboratively with individuals representing diverse cultures, religions and lifestyles.
Jun 17, 2019
The TESOL Teacher of the Year Award
was created by TESOL
and National Geographic Learning
to recognize and honor exceptional English language teachers at all levels. Any English language teacher who has been a classroom teacher for a minimum of three years and is not a previous recipient of this award is eligible to apply.
Jun 03, 2019
Tucked inside Google Earth
is a geography quiz
created in partnership with Atlas Obscura
. The Natural Wonders Quiz
is a multiple-choice challenge that asks students to identify special locations around the world.
Apr 15, 2019
In 1968 three astronauts embarked on the Apollo 8 mission
and witnessed Earth as it had never been seen before. The first color photograph
taken beyond Earth’s orbit was later titled Earthrise
. An award-winning film
from Global Oneness Project
documents the story of this photograph. How does the Earthrise
photograph provide a context for what it means to be a global citizen
Mar 15, 2019
has created the “What Teachers Need to Know
specifically for educators who teach about global cultures
or world events
in their classrooms. In every compact episode, the podcast offers vital insight for understanding world cultures and current events so that teachers can facilitate deeper learning about the world with their students.
Mar 15, 2019
Issues of identity and belonging are inseparable from the experiences of immigration. Stories of immigrants, past and present, illuminate the human lives behind today’s ever-shifting global landscape. Witnessing peers from diverse geographies helps students to make valuable connections and support, appreciate, and respect cultural diversity.
The Global Oneness Project has created a new video collection—Global Youth Perspectives—with seven stories and accompanying lesson plans that highlight youth around the world.
Identity and Belonging
Facing History and Ourselves offers more than 170 lessons and other resources on global immigration.