Global competence is not antithetical to national identity and pride.
Students in the United States need to be able to learn languages in addition to English, in the home and throughout their education, in order to develop global competence and live productive lives. Here's how to give them the opportunity.
How the Let Girls Learn campaign - a signature initiative of Mrs. Obama - is empowering girls around the world.
Five goals you can set for global learning this year.
How a technology exchange impacts classrooms in both countries.
How working with youth can be inspiring and educational for adults.
A teacher's first international trip proves to be life changing for her and her students.
In our schools there is no longer one majority population therefore it is critical for students to understand cultures different from their own and be able to appreciate and not appropriate them.
Between 2003 and 2011, London schools dramatically improved, mainly due to rapid gains among low-income and minority students. Read how they did it.
Get students to use the language rather than focusing on memorization of grammar in the classroom.