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Library LIVE

Robin Yardi

Connecting Passion to Reading & Writing

Donuts anyone? In this session, learn to connect your passion into what you read and write, to make your experience truly enjoyable. Lots of tips and tricks are shared in this session by incredible children's author, Robin Yardi. Learn more about donut fun, Robin's books, and fun writing starter activities to get your brain thinking. Learn about the history of donuts. Check out Epicurious to see kids try 100 years of donuts.

Invasive species

Endangered, Native, and Invasive...Oh My!

Check out this fun learning about Endangered, Native, and Invasive Species. In this lesson, Ranger Randi joins us live from the Ten-Tom Waterway in Tennessee, to share what wildlife biologists are doing to protect the land in southeast part of the United States. Learn more about the most invasive species in our country right now (that was shared in this session). Learn more about invasive species in our country.

Mr. Rainier

Living with Volcanos

Join this journey with Ranger Ben live at Mount Rainier as he teaches us about volcanoes and why geologists from around the world go to Mount Rainier to study the volcano and glaciers that shape the landscape. To learn more about Mt. Rainier go here: Learn more about the most devastating volcano in history. Learn more about Mount Rainier. Learn about Mt. St. Helens eruptions in recent history.

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Global Connect

Book Club for Kids is the award-winning podcast where kids talk about books. The New York Times says the "virtual gathering space for young readers feels more vital than ever in the social distancing era."

Have a student in grades 4-8 that is interested sharing the love of a specific book? They, too, can be a part of the Book Club for Kids podcast! Simply send an email to kitty@bookclubforkids.org with the following information:

Hi, my name is - (first name only)

I'm from - (what city and state)

And my library is - (what's the name of your library (could be your school name))

My favorite book is - (what's the title of your book and author)

Because - (not the plot, but why YOU like this book and why you'd recommend it to someone else)

Email the audio files to us at kitty@bookclubforkids.org.

OR: Your child can just call them at 323-639-3560 and follow the script.

Sign up with Flipgrid

Young people around the world need to connect and feel connected with each other now more than ever. Come join us! Interested in connecting over Flipgrid or having young people reach out to each other? Send us a message here requesting the password

Gratitude

What's Global Citizenship?

What's Global Citizenship?

With so many variations, how do you define it? Discover more.

See our Blog

Global Learning Blog

Learn about global projects, global happenings, and great stories. Join our Conversations.

About our Founder

Founder Bio

Find out more about our program director, Michelle Carton, and what led to Global Education Alaska.

Why Alaska?

Why Alaska?

What makes global education so relevant to Alaska? Learn more

Global Resources

Global Resources

Everything you need to become a global educator and supporter. See some resources.

Join with us to empower youth

Join Us in Global Projects

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Empower the Youth

Alaska, as the largest state in our country, is on the rim of incredible opportunities, which will develop our young global leaders and create sustainability for generations to come.

Adventure begins

See Us in the News

We feel honored that our great work is being recognized. Check out our media to see.

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We can't become global alone; this website and the many resources are for all youth to become empowered and embrace global citizenship. Join us throughout the year on global projects or suggest a global project for us to embrace or join.

Conference Presentations

Conference Presentations

Global learning is a collective effort for us all, while professional development keeps our work relevant. View conference presentations.

International Dot Day

International Dot Day

Join Tudor Elementary and make our mark on the world. See how.

Peace and Justice

Peace Week

Sustainable Development Goal #16 addresses Peace and Justice. Become involved!

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G.E.A.K. Series

Global Education Alaska Educator Resources for Teachers, Librarians, Correspondence Education

G.E.A.K. series curriculum slideshows are perfect to start, and modifiable for grade K-adult.
About Us in SWAY

About Us in SWAY

Wonder just what we do and how we accomplish so much? Check it out!

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Our Supporters and Partners

We appreciate our partners and supporters. Check them out.

Project Global Peace

Project Global Peace

About the project that started it all. Check it out!