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Teachers and administrators from across Union County Public Schools attended the twelfth annual World View Symposium on "21st" Century Skills for the Global Economy," on October 14-15, 2009. This year's program was co-sponsored by the North Carolina State Board of Education., The Department of Public Instruction, the Center for International Understanding, and UNCCâ€™s Schools of Education and Business (CIBER). Teachers and administrators were among the 500 educators and administrators who traveled to UNC-Chapel Hill for the day-and-a-half program and gained a greater understanding of global education and its relevance for the classroom. In addition to the symposiumâ€™s featured presentations on 21st century skills, participants took part in small group sessions on curriculum-based global education resources for a variety of subject areas and grade levels.
Posted: Dec 02, 2009 by