Global Teachers Heading to Singapore

Global Teachers Heading to Singapore

Close to 40 N.C. school teachers are heading to Singapore with the Center for International Understanding this month. STEM education will be one focus of the study program. As one teacher put it, “Singapore Math has been popular in the U.S. for the past decade, and...
July Means Singapore

July Means Singapore

July signals learning from Singapore! One of our largest ever Global Teachers delegations learns about STEM education, with a focus on math instruction during their study program in Singapore and Malaysia. We’ve gotten some media hits and this is the perfect...
Confucius Classrooms Shine at National Conference

Confucius Classrooms Shine at National Conference

CIU’s Confucius Classroom network is second only to the the State of Utah in size and scope! More than 8,500 North Carolina students are studying Chinese through our 44 Confucius Classrooms which host 33 Chinese Guest Teachers. That means CIU accounts for about 10% of...
NC Education Leaders Serious about Global Education

NC Education Leaders Serious about Global Education

April 17, 2015 The North Carolina State Board of Education has published a road map for increasing student global competence. SBE member and CIU Board Member Wayne McDevitt chaired the Task Force on Global Education which developed the report, “Preparing Students for...