Youth Connect Worldwide
Global SchoolNet is proud to provide support
to the Youth Connect Worldwide project.
Bring the world into your classroom by integrating technology and global
issues into your curriculum! Prepare your students to become active
empowered citizens of the world!
The Youth Connect Worldwide project connects schools in the United States
with schools abroad through a series of web-based collaborative activities
and exchanges. Students across borders discuss issues that matter to them
and participate in joint activities which promote cultural understanding,
tolerance, and a sense of belonging to the world. We provide an
internationally-minded curriculum which adapts easily to many classes,
including history, civics, journalism, art, science, technology, and others.
This alternative education program helps you to increase the use of
technology in the classroom, broadens your students' perspectives, giving
them a chance to interact with international partners in a project that they
The Youth Connect Worldwide project is co-sponsored by the Department of
State and Relief International - Schools Online and connects classrooms in
Afghanistan, Bangladesh, the Palestinian Territories, Tajikistan and the
United States. For more information or to join this exciting program,
contact Education Programs Officer Andreea Florescu at (202) 296-1616 or via
e-mail at email@example.com "