Global Education Network of Central Ohio December 5, 2012 Educational Service Center of Central Ohio WELCOME Columbus Council on World Affairs Updates • Events • Newsletter • Opportunities National Advisory Committee To ensure that we are using best practices and are in step with what is happening nationally there will be periodic consultation with a National Advisory Committee: Kate Berseth Education First Bill Hiller Martha Holden Jennings Foundation Jennifer Manise Longview Foundation Cary McCall Special Advisor to the President for Council on Foreign Relations Fernando Reimers Harvard Global Think Tank Martin Riant Group President of Global Baby Care for Procter & Gamble Heather Singmaster Asia Society Amy Westby World Savvy Working Groups Global Scholars Diploma Community Engagement Toolkit Global Education Showcase Global Education Showcase • Partnering with New Albany Plain Local School District • Keynote speaker – Yong Zhao, Associate Dean for Global Education, University of Oregon June 18 Evening event for community members June 19 Event for teachers and administrators •Inspiration •Resources •Examples Community Engagement Toolkit • The Global Report 2012 • Messages customized to central Ohio • Support for the adoption of the Global Scholars Diploma The Global Scholars Diploma A combination of: • • • • • Communication Skills Extracurricular Activities Contributions to the Global Community Cross Cultural Experience Demonstration of Global Knowledge Task for Working Groups • Goals • Drafts • Questions/issues • Next steps The Ohio State University The Global Option Dr. Esther Gottlieb The Office of International Affairs Global Scholars Diploma Discussion Questions 1. What are student, parent, district, and business motivations for supporting the diploma? 2. Will the proposed requirements result in increased global competence? 3. How do we balance flexibility and consistency? 4. What will schools need the most help with? 5. What are some challenges to adoption and implementation? Joining the ONET Ning •Go to http://onetohio.ning.com/ • Fill in the required information. •Go to “Groups”. •Join the GENCO group.