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GREAT Upcoming Opportunities outside the Council >>

  1. The Gen i Revolution
  2. The Final Four Needs Volunteers
  3. For Social Studies Teachers
  4. Bush Presidential Center teacher workshops
  5. Two new Old Red education history labs
  6. Free Conference Calls
  7. Classroom connections around the world
  8. Global cross-cultural photos
  9. Economic education
  10. Teaching English in China
  11. Global Citizen Year 2015
  12. Geography & It's where it's at
  13. The Citizen Bee Arrives
  14. Earth Science Classes
 

GREAT Upcoming Opportunities outside the Council

1. The Gen i Revolution

Date: Tuesday, April 1, 2014

The Gen I Revolution Contest from the Council on Economic Education begins on April 1. Get your students ready to enter! Let your students explore the 15 missions and learn important personal finance concepts

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2. The Final Four Needs Volunteers

The Final Four competition, i.e., the NCAA Men's basketball tournament known as "March Madness," is coming to Arlington's AT&T Stadium April 5-7 with assorted public events throughout North Texas and in Downtown Dallas. Many cool FREE student opportunities including area youth clinics, a Dribble Run for more than 3,000 kids in downtown Dallas, volunteering, etc. If interested, register to participate in one of many events here:

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3. For Social Studies Teachers

New workshops for Social Studies teachers are available through Region 10 in Richardson.

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4. Bush Presidential Center teacher workshops

 

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5. Two new Old Red education history labs

The Old Red Museum in Downtown Dallas offers two new education history labs related to its temporary exhibit honoring J. Erik Jonsson, who became mayor of Dallas in early 1964 and helped revitalize and shape Dallas after the Kennedy Assassination in 1963. The museum also is launching a transportation assistance program in conjunction with our programs.

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6. Free Conference Calls

The Council on Foreign Relations has announced its free Academic Conference Call Series for 2014.

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7. Classroom connections around the world

Is your school is looking to connect with schools around the world?

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8. Global cross-cultural photos

For Photojournalism 2.014: Heritage, Hunger and Food Security Program, iEARN seeks educators, high schools and youth organizations in the U.S. to participate in its Photojournalism 2.014 Program. The 2.014 Program will engage educators and youth in Pakistan, Tajikistan and the United States in cross-cultural collaboration to help them develop photojournalism and media skills through the lens of Heritage, Hunger and Food Security.

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9. Economic education

Paid study for teachers from the Texas Council on Economic Education. Plus, TCEE summer workshops and conference.

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10. Teaching English in China

Date: Sunday, June 1, 2014

Location: China

All expenses covered while in China and $800 paid. Teacher must provide plane ticket to China.

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11. Global Citizen Year 2015

Each year, Global Citizen Year recruits and trains a diverse corps of high school graduates "to engage as apprentices in Asia, Africa or Latin America during a transformative 'bridge year' before college. GCY Fellows spend 10 months in an intensive fellowship learning a new language, becoming integral members of a community and working on the frontlines of today's global challenges. CGY is looking for young people with exceptional passion and potential, and it works with each family to find ways to make the experience financially accessible."

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12. Geography & It's where it's at

The National Council for Geographic Education's Journal of Geography publishes innovative approaches to geography research, teaching and learning. The Geography Teacher provides a forum for geographic educators and scholars to present innovative teaching strategies and essential content for the K-12 geography, AP Human Geography, introductory college geography and pre-service methods classrooms and courses.

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13. The Citizen Bee Arrives

The annual North Texas Citizen Bee is April 5 at the Sockwell Center, Plano, Tx High schools in Region 10 and Region 11 Education Service Center areas may send three students to participate in the regional bee.

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14. Earth Science Classes

The Heard Natural Science Museum & Wildlife Sanctuary in McKinney offers visiting classes in Earth Science at your school.

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