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Global Competence

Language Matters: Global Competence

What does it mean to be globally competent? Globally competent students:

  • investigate the world beyond their immediate environment
  • recognize their own and others’ perspectives
  • communicate their ideas effectively and with diverse audiences
  • translate their ideas and findings into appropriate action to improve conditions

Seal of Biliteracy (SBL) - SBL Toolkit

Global Education Achievement Certificate (GEAC) - GEAC Toolkit

Global Competence Resources:

Why is global competence important? (video)

Why language matters (video)

NEA Global Competence brief