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December 2019

Bridges to the World Workshop

December 6 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm
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One event on October 25, 2019 at 8:00am

One event on December 6, 2019 at 8:00am

Residence Inn Cleveland Downtown, 527 Prospect Ave E
Cleveland, OH 44115 United States
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Bridges to the World is a series of interactive workshops that examine the key elements of global education and explore a multitude of resources for educators to foster global competence in their classrooms. The semester-long professional development program will train a cohort of educators in middle and high school classrooms to become confident instructors in global education. The initiative will offer educational resources and professional development opportunities for teachers in the realms of world affairs, geopolitical issues and U.S. foreign policy.…

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January 2020

Trade, Politics, and the Global Economic Outlook in 2020

January 22, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:15 pm
The Union Club, 1211 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH 44115 United States
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The 2019-2020 Foreign Policy Forum series is presented by Hitachi Healthcare Americas. Global growth slowed considerably over the last three quarters of 2018 and into 2019, and rising trade and global tensions have increased uncertainty in both the global trading system and in international cooperation in general. In an overall economic outlook published in November of 2019, it was projected that world economic growth would be at a decade low in 2020. Join us in January as we host Marcus…

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Academic WorldQuest 2020

January 30, 2020 @ 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Cleveland State University, Fenn Tower, Room 303
Cleveland, OH 44115 United States
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CCWA's Academic WorldQuest Competition Academic WorldQuest is a national competition in which teams of high school students test their knowledge about international affairs, U.S. foreign policy, and current events. Teams compete over 10 rounds of questioning during this fun and competitive event. The winning team will have the option to travel to Washington, D.C., in the spring to represent Cleveland in the National Competition. Our Competition will be held on Thursday, January 30, 2019 @ 4:30-8:00 PM in the Fenn…

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February 2020

Peru & Ecuador Youth Leadership On Demand Program: “Youth Leadership through Multiculturalism & Inclusion”

February 10, 2020 @ 8:00 am - February 28, 2020 @ 5:00 pm
Cleveland State University, Fenn Tower, Room 303
Cleveland, OH 44115 United States
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CCWA will host a group of high school students from Peru, Ecuador, and Venezuela through a Youth Leadership On Demand Exchange Program sponsored by the U.S. Department of State's Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. The program is entitled "Youth Leadership through Multiculturalism and Inclusion" and will take place February 10th - 28th, 2020. We are seeking the following: Home hosts who can welcome 1-2 students into their home from February 10th - 28th; and 5 U.S. Student Participants to…

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American Diplomacy in a Disordered World

February 19, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:15 pm
The Union Club, 1211 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH 44115 United States
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The 2019-2020 Foreign Policy Forum series is presented by Hitachi Healthcare Americas. Due to a scheduling conflict, the date for Ambassador Burns' talk will soon be rescheduled. If you have already made a reservation for this event, CCWA staff will be in touch.  With more than three decades of experience as an American diplomat, Ambassador Burns played a significant role in the most important diplomatic events of his time- including the end of the Cold War, post-Cold War relations between…

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“Project-Based Learning: Global Awareness Tour” Teacher Workshop

February 21, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Cleveland State University, Fenn Tower, Room 303
Cleveland, OH 44115 United States
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This full-day interactive workshop will provide NASA global awareness educational resources and explore how they contribute to the understanding of climate change and their societal applications. Susan Kohler, NASA Education Specialist, will guide participants on how to use NASA data to analyze global climate changes, including greenhouse gas climate changes and ecosystem changes. Participants will develop their understanding of the Earth's resources and consider how human behavior affects air, water, temperature changes and climate. Participants will also engage in inquiry-based…

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March 2020

Immigration & Global Migration Teacher Workshop

March 6, 2020 @ 8:00 am - 3:00 pm
Residence Inn Cleveland Downtown, 527 Prospect Ave E
Cleveland, OH 44115 United States
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This full-day interactive workshop will provide a multitude of resources for educators to discuss issues of immigration and global migration in their classrooms. Participants will explore the history of immigration to the United States and current U.S. immigration policy, as well as the global refugee crisis and its local impact in Northeast Ohio. The workshop will equip teachers with materials to analyze and respond to students’ thinking on current issues, without injecting their own opinion. The workshop is appropriate for…

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Africa: Facts, Fiction and Reality- Why Does it Matter to the United States?

March 18, 2020 @ 5:30 pm - 7:15 pm
The Union Club, 1211 Euclid Ave
Cleveland, OH 44115 United States
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The 2019-2020 Foreign Policy Forum series is presented by Hitachi Healthcare Americas. Africa's economic and political landscape is rapidly changing, and 7 of the 20 fastest growing economies in the world are now found in sub-Saharan Africa. Overall, Africa is a continent of great opportunity, but it faces unique and difficult challenges, including extreme poverty and high rates of terrorism and insurgency. Join the Cleveland Council on World Affairs as we host a Foreign Policy Forum with Ambassador Linda Thomas…

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