Global Kids

About Global Kids

Global Kids offers a range of year-round programs in schools, online, and at our headquarters. We work primarily with middle school and high school youth, and also provide professional development and capacity building services for educators and institutions, and special training for youth.

 

 Key ingredients in all Global Kids youth programs are:

  • International affairs and  global education

  • 21st Century skill building including problem-solving, critical thinking, digital literacy, and cross-cultural communication

  • Hands-on leadership opportunities through youth led peer education, social action campaigns, service learning projects, digital media production, and internships

  • Exposure to and dialogue with experts, policy makers, and activists

  • Focused college and career exploration

  • Youth development support and mentoring by Global Kids staff

Our program areas include:

  • Leadership in International Affairs and Civic Engagement 

  • Creative Arts for Collective Action

  • Harnessing Digital Culture and the Power of Social Media

  • College Counseling and Career Readiness 

  • Curriculum, Professional Development, Special Training and Consulting Services