GNG’s mission is to foster dialogue and understanding amongst the world’s youth by bringing the world to the classroom via interactive technology.
GNG’s programs are practically a “plug and play” for educators looking to “go global” through international student connections via technology in the classroom. They are easy to incorporate into civics and social studies lessons, since GNG provides pre- and post-videoconference resources that range from project-based to service learning activities.
Some key features of GNG’s programs:
They innovate civics and social studies curricula with project-based learning
• They contribute to 21st century teaching and learning through global connections
• They align with the Common Core Standards and the 4 c’s of 21st century skills
• They transform students into active global citizens
• They are affordable, and range from free to low-cost