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VIF
http://www.viflearn.com

VIF International Education builds global education programs that prepare students for success in an interconnected world. The VIF learning center features Global Gateway professional development and classroom resources. Teachers can customize their PD experience with flexible evidence uploads, create and share globally themed lesson plans at their convenience, and collaborate with a community of peers around the world.


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Technology Rescue
http://www.technologyrescue.com

​The Chromebook experience you love.
The PCs you already have.

Power your old computers with the world's fastest, easiest, and simplest operating system. The Learning Revolution is proud to partner with Neverware in promoting their CloudReady solution for powering old computers with the world's fastest, easiest and simplest operating system. Built on Google's browser-based operating system, Chromium, CloudReady transforms your PC or Mac to have the Chromebook experience and management with one easy installation!​ Get started for free and receive a 15% discount on the purchase of CloudReady licenses.


Supporters
Non-profit and for profit entities interested in supporting our efforts and promoting their brands through sponsorship should contact Steve Hargadon at steve@hargadon.com.

In-Kind Sponsors:
Non-profit and for profit entities interested in supporting our efforts and promoting their brands through sponsorship should contact Steve Hargadon at steve@hargadon.com.


 
 
Chrome Warrior
http://www.chromewarrior.net

Chrome Warrior is an online professional development application that uses gamification to engage teachers or administrators to acquire new skills and experience. By providing a fun, competitive environment for to track PD, Chrome Warrior helps teachers gain knowledge in a self-paced, choice driven manner that they can then apply in their classroom. Chrome Warrior allows districts to select from an existing game pedagogy as is, customize one for the unique needs of the district or design a game from scratch. Follow us @ChromeWarriorPD www.chromewarrior.net


 
 
World Savvy
http://www.worldsavvy.org/

World Savvy is a national education nonprofit that works with educators, schools, and districts to integrate the highest quality of global competence teaching and learning into K-12 classrooms, so all young people can be prepared to engage, succeed, and meet the challenges of 21st century citizenship.


 
 
Know My World
http://www.knowmyworld.org


 
 
Flat Connections
http://www.flatconnections.com/

Flat Connections is about the world coming together to learn from and with each other. It is about connection, collaboration and co-construction. It includes technology infused challenge-based and project-based experiences across the globe through personalized approaches to learning for all. Flat Connections provides solutions to schools, educators, and many others anywhere to provide global learning opportunities through collaborative projects, live events and professional development. On-going support is provided for both global collaborations and specific projects customized to school needs.


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Blackboard Collaborate
http://www.blackboard.com

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AZ Technology in Education Association (AzTEA)
AZTEA, as an affiliate of the International Society for Technology in Education (ISTE), has adopted and supports ISTE’s mission to empower learners to flourish in a connected world by cultivating a passionate professional learning community, linking educators and partners, leveraging knowledge and expertise, advocating for strategic policies, and continually improving learning and teaching. GOALS: (1) Provide a professional educational forum and network to exchange ideas, techniques, and materials. (2) Promote appropriate use of technology for the improvement of instructional opportunities. (3) Cooperate with commercial technology vendors to provide appropriate educational pedagogy. (4) Encourage research in educational technology. (5) Encourage the improvement of instruction by promoting professional standards in the field of educational technology. (6) Promote recognition of educational technology advocates through role-based awards. (7) Encourage membership in the International Society for Technology in Education.
http://www.aztea.org
 
 

 
 
Barrie School
Diversity is one of Barrie's fundamental core values. We honor and celebrate the uniqueness of each individual and embrace each person’s beliefs, experiences, values, and perspectives in support of our inclusive and welcoming community.
http://www.barrie.org/
 
 

 
 
Centennial Museum, University of Texas at El Paso
We are a cultural and natural history museum of the Chihuahuan Desert. Our community outreach includes two states, two countries, and hundreds of school districts as well as the students, faculty and staff at UTEP.
www.museum.utep.edu
 
 

 
 
centre for green economy opc pvt ltd
Working as a thought leader from the inception in transition of green economy for the sustainable development to eradicate the poverty in connection with social dimensions linked with natural capital. Since the green economy is connected to every heart of the stream, we as a green economist and development catalyst are promoting, advocating, educating in cities, sub cities and nations , sub nations. Further we are also executing and bringing the research out comes that how the green economy is involved before, after and during executing.The research out comes are establishing in a platform like international organisations to frame better policies for the better life of the human.
http://www.apuna.org
 
 

 
 
Cloud Cloth Education, Inc.
In an education environment focused entirely on skills, not purpose, The Dream Flag Project has given more than 100,000 K-12 students the courage to share and declare their dreams and aspirations powerfully and publicly, infusing hope, not fear, into classrooms everywhere. The Dream Flag Project works in every conceivable school demographic--urban, suburban, rural, public, charter, parochial, private, impoverished, affluent, middle-class, from Alaska to Florida and from Nepal to Rwanda. Founded at The Agnes Irwin School in 2003, The Dream Flag Project is a proven concept, ready for scale.
http://www.cloudclotheducation.org
 
 

 
 
County Library George Baritiu Brasov
Actively involved in bringing new technologies to its patrons, the County Library “George Baritiu” Brasov is regarded as an important educational community resource for a core population of 285,000 inhabitant by offering them a collection of more than 630,000 physical items, including books, CDs, DVDs, periodicals, dozens of electronic resources, software, computer equipment and training for adults and children, assistive reading devices and online services.
http://www.bjbv.ro/default.php
 
 

 
 
Create A School
Create A School provides global youth with a platform to reflect on their education, promotes a global exchange of ideas, and raises advocacy for groups with limited access to education.
http://www.create-a-school.com
 
 

 
 
Department of Civil Engineering Papua New Guinea University of Technology
Our organization, the Papua New Guinea University of Technology, Department of Civil Engineering is the only Engineering Department in the South Pacific Except for Australia and New Zealand. As the only technological university in the country and the South Pacific, we take the lead in technology advancement, training and innovation. Partnering with GEC will help us fulfill our mandate with ease and pride.
http://pnguot-civil-engineering-postgraduate.strikingly.com
 
 

 
 
Development Initiative for South Asian-DISA
DISA works to connect the development professionals as well as organizations to leverage opportunities and communicate faster to deliver the results. Our work is guided by our objective ‘Discover, Connect and Share for the Better World’. Our strength is our supporters, members and development sector professionals who believe in their choice of profession and believe in continuous development themselves with search and share the knowledge.
http://www.disa4dev.org
 
 

 
 
Duxbury Public Schools
The Duxbury Public School district is located on the east coast of Massachusetts, in the United States. The district contains four schools: The Chandler School (grades K-2), the Alden School (grades 3-5), Duxbury Middle School (grades 6-8), and Duxbury High School (grades 9-12). An Apple Distinguished School District, we emphasize project-based learning and seek opportunities to extend student learning through collaboration with other school districts near and far.
http://www.duxbury.k12.ma.us/
 
 

 
 
Ed-Links-Morocco
Ed-Links-Morocco aims to promote English Language education and cross-cultural exchange among teachers, supervisors and researchers from Morocco, America, Europe, Asia and the Middle East. Ed-Links-Morocco connects its members on a collegian platform and a built-in clearinghouse for the collection, classification and distribution of information and expertise.Create, Communicate and Contribute is our motto. Ed-Links-Morocco suggests annotated links to curriculum resource materials, teaching/Assessment tools, cultural resources as well as tutorials for the injection of ICT into on-going learning / teaching practices.
https://web.facebook.com/profile.php?id=671617911
 
 

 
 
Edify
Edify's mission is to improve and expand sustainable, affordable Christ-centered education in the developing world. Edify does this by training school leaders and teachers in low-fee independent schools, providing loan capital to help expand and improve the facilities at these schools, and seeks to integrate education technology to enhance learning outcomes and improve employability of students after finishing school.
http://www.edify.org
 
 

 
 
Education and English for You (EEFY)
Education and English for You (EEFY), is a nonprofit organization that fosters Education and English language in Cote d'Ivoire. Early, a social volunteering social has been created to support children coming from poor families and even orphans by learning the formal education. In 2015, EEFY won a Grant fro the U.S Embassy in Abidjan that permitted to rehabilitate the toilets of six public schools in Bingerville.
https://www.facebook.com/ngoeefy/?fref=ts
 
 

 
 
Education Beyond Borders
Education Beyond Borders is a non-profit NGO devoted to closing the global education divide through teacher professional development and community education. We are focused on advancing and supporting the movement for educators and advocates for education to do our part in supporting our colleagues and their students in disadvantaged regions here at home and around the world.
http://www.educationbeyondborders.org
 
 

 
 
Emerald Education Foundation Pvt. Ltd.
EEF has a specialized Visa Counselling center to assist student with the step involved in obtaining Visas. We have had over 70% success rate in this area.
http://www.eef.edu.np
 
 

 
 
European Youth Information Agency
Free and independent project, which implements the youth to the creative use of new technlogii for their own full development. Boys and girls act as young journalists in the spirit of a positive, creative, solidarity.
eyia.eu
 
 

 
 
Flat Connections
Flat connected learning is where all learners have freedom to communicate across borders rather than up or down – with no hierarchy. We run online global collaborative projects for K-12 levels, and online teacher professional learning through community building and collaborative co-creation. When learning is ‘flat’ then global becomes possible and collaborative legacies are created.
http://flatconnections.com
 
 

 
 
Focal Point Global
Focal Point Global (FPG) is a 501(c)(3) organization empowering the world’s youth to address global issues with cross cultural education and service learning projects.
http://www.focalpointglobal.org
 
 

 
 
GameTrain Learning
GameTrain Learning is a 501(c)(3) educational nonprofit organization that promotes game-based learning in schools through programs such as professional development workshops, curriculum development, and educational game design.
http://gametrainlearning.org
 
 

 
 
Globe Smart Kids
Non-profit organization Globe Smart Kids uses technology to help children grow up feeling safe, happy and excited about interacting with diverse people and in diverse global contexts. We make One Globe Kids: engaging, evidence-based education materials designed to encourage cross-group friendship while meeting standards in Language and Social Studies (English, History, Geography, Citizenship) for children 4 - 10 years.
http://globesmartkids.org
 
 

 
 
Hong Kong Competence Education Research Institute
Hong Kong Competence Education Research Institute aims to promote public recognition of the importance and significance of educational research and to promote and facilitate co-operation among educational researchers in various fields.
http://www.hkceri.org/
 
 

 
 
Institute for Humane Education
IHE is a nonprofit educational organization founded in 1996. It offers online graduate M.Ed. and Ph.D. programs, online courses, in-school programs, workshops, and an award-winning online resource center. Humane education approaches human rights, environmental preservation and animal protection as interconnected global issues. Through IHE programs, students and participants gain the knowledge, tools and motivation to become “solutionaries” for a healthy, peaceful and sustainable world for all people, animals and the planet.
http://www.humaneeducation.org
 
 

 
 
JOGINPALLY B R ENGINEERING COLLEGE
An admiration in the field of Engineering education, Joginpalli B.R.Engineering College, a part of the visionary Sri J.Bhaskaro Rao’s accomplishment, observed its inception in the year 2002 with the lofty aim of providing quality professional education and meeting the rising expectations of the student community in TELANGANA. J.B.R Educational Society has been working relentlessly towards the objective of achieving excellence in the fields of Engineering, Medicine, Management, Hospitality and Information Technology. J.B.R.E.C was sponsored and established by J.B.R. Educational Society that had been a wide canopy, created by progressive, dynamic and productive management, for a lot of institutes marked for excellencies in academic records. Recognized by AICTE and affiliated to JNTUH the institute has had its vision, mission and the quality policy and objectives as indicated in the annexure enclosed herewith. Having been counted as one of the best institutions of its kind in TELANGANA.
http://www.jbrec.edu.in/facilities_library.php
 
 

 
 
Kansas National Association of Multicultural Education (KS-NAME)
Kansas NAME (KS-NAME) has been organized to operate exclusively for charitable, benevolent, scientific, literary, cultural and educational purposes, including but not limited to: advancing a philosophy of inclusion that embraces the basic tenets of cultural pluralism; promoting cultural and ethnic diversity as a national strength; fostering equity for all regardless of race, ethnicity, color, national origin, ancestry, gender, sexual orientation, religion, age, socioeconomic status, marital status, language, disability, or immigration status; promoting professional and social exchanges between persons with an interest in multicultural education from all academic disciplines and from diverse educational institutions and occupations; and representing and addressing the needs of the multicultural education community.
https://www.facebook.com/KansasNAME/
 
 

 
 
KDSL Global
KDSL Global is a leading learning organization focused on empowering educators and education businesses globally.
http://www.kdslglobal.com
 
 

 
 
Kyusa
Kyusa is a nonprofit in Kampala, Uganda that empowers vulnerable youth 15 – 25 years in urban slums and rural areas to turn their passions into sustainable careers. The organization addresses the lack of the economic opportunity for school dropouts through an innovative, holistic program. The program uses free online courses, mentoring, skills development and entrepreneurship training. Kyusa turns participants’ mindset of hopelessness into determination and confidence. Through Kyusa, participants are empowered to develop passion driven sustainable careers that enable them to become financially independent.
http://www.kyusa.org
 
 

 
 
Lee Middle School
Lee Middle School is a public IB World School located in Orlando, Florida. We offer the Middle Years Program for students in grades 6-8.
https://www.ocps.net/lc/north/mle/pages/default.aspx
 
 

 
 
Moodle for Teachers
Educators can host their online events and receive free teacher training on how to teach and manage a Moodle site and professional development on how to integrate technology.
https://moodle4teachers.org
 
 

 
 
NYIIZE C.U PRIMARY SCHOOL
NYIIZE C.U PRIMARY SCHOOL IS A COMMUNITY SCHOOL LOCATED IN A REMOTE AREA OF KAYUNGA DISTRICT IN UGANDA.

 
 

 
 
Reach the World
Reach the World (RTW) makes the benefits of travel accessible to classrooms, inspiring students to become curious, confident global citizens. Enabled by our digital platform, classrooms and college student travelers explore the world together. Our vision is to build a pipeline of globally-competent students and educators who will succeed in and steward the 21st Century global community. RTW’s mission is to build, deploy and evaluate a set of global education and mentoring programs that engage disadvantaged students throughout the K-16 academic years. Since 1998, RTW has been a leader in the effort to ensure that all students are prepared to participate, interact and thrive in today’s global community and economy. The program is headquartered in New York City. The National Geographic Society Education Foundation named RTW a Model Program in Geography Education.
http://www.reachtheworld.org
 
 

 
 
Skolinks
Would you like to have a personal correspondant or collaborate on a project with a class from another part of the world in order to learn another language, discover new cultures and open a door to the world ? Then Skolinks is (made) for you ! Skolinks is a 100% free site, a secure environment and easy to use, for youth (6 – 25 years old) as well as for teachers. Youth can find their own correspondants while teachers can find a safe and friendly environment for creating classroom partnerships from around the world.
https://www.skolinks.com
 
 

 
 
Teach The World
Through ‘Teach The World’ we are creating a living, interactive multi-media ‘documentary’ designed primarily for school audiences around the world. The children that we engage, inspire, motivate and empower now will be the business people, the educators and the political leaders of the future who can, and will, make universal education provision happen.
http://letsteachtheworld.org/
 
 

 
 
The Excellence in Education Journal
The mission and goal of the EEJ is to promote scholarly writing about practices in education of children and adults worldwide and to share this writing in a free, open access, online journal format. We encourage teachers, professors, and other professionals worldwide to write or produce other electronic media about practices that promote the improvement of education. Submissions are double-blind, peer reviewed and are accepted year round with publication occurring twice annually. In support of our mission, we provide assistance with writing and formatting in English to international writers who seek our assistance with preparing their manuscripts.
http://www.excellenceineducationjournal.org
 
 

 
 
Universidad de Carabobo
La Universidad de Carabobo, es una institución de de educación universitaria que desarrolla activamente la docencia, la investigación y la extensión.
http://www.uc.edu.ve
 
 

 
 
Unizor Education
UNIZOR.COM offers a course of advanced Mathematics for teenagers. It concentrates on teaching mathematics as a tool to develop students' creativity, logic, analytical thinking and intelligence by proving theorems and solving problems. The site combines advanced math for high school students with an educational process, including enrollment and exams. It would also be a good reference material for those who need refreshing in their math knowledge.
http://www.unizor.com
 
 

 
 
World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth
The mission of the nonprofit, nonpartisan World Affairs Council of Dallas/Fort Worth is to promote international awareness, understanding and connections to enhance the region's global stature and to prepare North Texans to thrive in our complex world.
http://www.dfwworld.org
 
 

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