Asia Society: Career Readiness in a Global Economy - STEM and CTE
Submitted by Michael Cruse on January 7, 2019 - 6:27pm
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The Center for Global Education at Asia Society is piloting new STEM Professional Development Modules and Tools. These 10 new online, 15-minute modules are designed to help educators understand how to make global connections to local STEM issues; create high-quality global STEM projects; assess global workforce readiness skills; connect with classrooms abroad to complete collaborative projects; and more.
Rapid economic, technological, and social changes are creating a world that is ever more interconnected. One in ten Americans is foreign born, and local communities—urban, suburban, and rural—are growing more diverse. To take advantage of global market opportunities, companies must hire workers with global competence—that is, the capacity and disposition to understand and act on issues of global significance.
Visit Core101.org , create a free log-in, and click on the Career Readiness in a Global Economy: STEM and CTE button. When you finish each module, be sure to fill out the survey linked from the last screen of the module, to be entered into the drawing for an Amazon gift card.