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Global from Home

Virtual offerings to connect the Cornell community to the world while travel is limited.

Upcoming Opportunities


Displaying 1 - 10 of 10 Opportunities


Faculty Learning Community for Inclusive Teaching
Friday, November 6, 2020
Deepen your knowledge through active listening and exchanging different perspectives with other committed teachers. Participants will take the online course Teaching & Learning in the Diverse Classroom and meet weekly via Zoom for discussion, activities, and reflective exercises/prompts that focus on designing, or redesigning, your course using an inclusive course design framework.

Children sitting around someone reading them book. Afterschool Language and Culture Program
Ongoing
Outreach for Educators The Einaudi Center’s Afterschool Language and Culture Program has introduced thousands of children in Upstate New York to world languages and cultures. Volunteers from Cornell and surrounding communities who speak foreign languages provide fun ways for K–12 students to learn about and engage with our increasingly interconnected world. ■

Learning Community on Inclusive Teaching for Graduate Students & Postdocs
Thursday, November 5, 2020
Join the Center for Teaching Innovation for our six-week Learning Community on Inclusive Teaching for Graduate Students & Postdocs. Deepen your knowledge through active listening and exchanging different perspectives with other committed or aspiring teachers. Participants will take the online course Teaching & Learning in the Diverse Classroom and meet weekly via Zoom for discussion, activities, and reflective exercises/prompts that focus on plans for future teaching. This program is a... READ MORE

International Studies Summer Institute
Summer
Professional Development for K–12 Teachers The International Studies Summer Institute (ISSI) is a professional development workshop for practicing and pre-service K–12 teachers held each summer on the Cornell campus. The workshop will give you practical strategies and resources for integrating international studies and world religions into your classroom. Each year, ISSI has a new international theme, such as global arts education.  ■

Kids in a classroom Culture Kits
Ongoing
Teaching Materials Check out a culture kit and share the world with your students. This is a great place to start with our Lending Library! Use the Lending Library digital portal to find curated collections of items from countries and cultures in Africa, Asia, Latin America, and Europe—packaged and ready for your classroom. ■

White outline of book on a teal background Lending Library
Ongoing
Teaching Materials The Einaudi Center's digitized Lending Library offers culture kits, plus more than one thousand books, music, and downloadable and web-based materials that cover the history, geography, and culture of places around the world, representing all of the Einaudi Center’s regional programs. The digital portal is simple to use and provides images, descriptive text, and keywords that make it easy to find what you need. Use the Lending Library to create a deeper... READ MORE

Learning Community on Inclusive Teaching for Graduate Students & Postdocs
Thursday, November 5, 2020
Join the Center for Teaching Innovation for our six-week Learning Community on Inclusive Teaching for Graduate Students & Postdocs. Deepen your knowledge through active listening and exchanging different perspectives with other committed or aspiring teachers. Participants will take the online course Teaching & Learning in the Diverse Classroom and meet weekly via Zoom for discussion, activities, and reflective exercises/prompts that focus on plans for future teaching. This program is a... READ MORE

Faculty Learning Community for Inclusive Teaching
Friday, November 6, 2020
Deepen your knowledge through active listening and exchanging different perspectives with other committed teachers. Participants will take the online course Teaching & Learning in the Diverse Classroom and meet weekly via Zoom for discussion, activities, and reflective exercises/prompts that focus on designing, or redesigning, your course using an inclusive course design framework.

People sitting at along table filling out paperwork. Community College Internationalization Fellowship
February 2021
Professional Development for Community College Faculty Faculty of any discipline at two-year institutions can prepare students to become global-minded citizens, collaborating with the Einaudi Center's area studies programs and the South Asia Center at Syracuse University. We seek projects that engage with Latin America, South Asia, or Southeast Asia. Projects may include a new course, a new unit for an existing course, or a service-learning component to an... READ MORE

Woman playing a flute in front of a seated audience with flags in the background Global Education Faculty Fellowship
March 2021
Professional Development for Faculty at Schools of Education  Do you want to internationalize your teacher training? School of education faculty can prepare our region’s future teachers to teach about diverse countries and cultures, collaborating with Cornell’s area studies programs and the South Asia Center at Syracuse University. We seek projects that integrate global and intercultural experiences into teacher training curricula. Each project must engage with one or... READ MORE