Grants Awarded

The Longview Foundation funds education activities in:
State Networks on International Education, Internationalizing Teacher Preparation, and Innovations in International Education.

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Organization Program Area Amount Year Grant Description

Columbus Council on World Affairs

Innovations in International Education

$21,000

2013

To define a Global Scholars Diploma ( an educational credential verifying global competency) for regional high school students and to create a Community Advocacy Toolkit. Learn more >

Columbus Council on World Affairs

Innovations in International Education

$21,000

2014

Expanding Global Scholars Diploma throughout Central OH, Focusing Particular Attention on CTE/STEM Students Learn more >

Developmental Studies Center

Innovations in International Education

$25,000

2008

For the "AfterSchool KidzLit Program for the Global Age" designed to develop literacy and global literacy through units on the geography, history and cultures of diverse peoples and nations. Learn more >

Developmental Studies Center

Innovations in International Education

$25,000

2009

To complete development of the the "AfterSchool KidzLit Program for the Global Age" designed to develop literacy and global literacy through units on the geography, history and cultures of diverse peoples and nations. Learn more >

First Book

Innovations in International Education

$30,000

2008

For "The World in Your Classroom: A Global Literacy Demonstration Initiative", a collaboration of First Book with Sesame Workshop and the University of Maryland's Human-Computer Interaction Lab. The project will develop and test globally themed collections of hard copy and digital books and educational media in pre-schools, elementary schools and other programs serving children from low-income families. Learn more >

First Book

Innovations in International Education

$30,000

2011

For "The World on Your Bookshelf". The project will make a globally themed collection of hard copy books available to pre-schools, elementary schools and other programs serving children from low-income families. Learn more >

Georgia Foundation for Public Education

Innovations in International Education

$15,000

2012

To create a global advisory coalition to deepen engagement in global learning through a partnership of the Georgia Department of Education with business, educators, and the after-school community. Learn more >

Global Kids

Innovations in International Education

$25,000

2008

For the pilot phase of "Global Citizenship After School: An International Affairs Training Institute for After School Educators and Youth Workers" to share the organization's expertise educating underserved middle and high school age students about international affairs. Learn more >

Link TV

Innovations in International Education

$30,000

2008

For Global Link of World Educators, an educational outreach initiative for middle and high school for the Latin Pulse/Pulso Latino, Global Pulse and Explore programs. Learn more >

Minnesota Department of Education/University of St. Cloud

Innovations in International Education

$30,798

2012

To develop a statewide strategic plan to internationalize education in Minnesota schools. Learn more >

NAFSA: Association of International Educators

Innovations in International Education

$14,622

2009

To support the development of a colloquium on Internationalizing Teacher Education at the NAFSA Annual Conference and Expo. Learn more >

NAFSA: Association of International Educators

Innovations in International Education

$25,526

2011

To support the development of a colloquium on Internationalizing Teacher Education at the NAFSA Annual Conference and Expo and for the development of a cultural assessment tool. Learn more >

National Council for the Social Studies

Innovations in International Education

$4,550

2012

For the Global Educator Award given in honor of James Becker recognizing a social studies educator who has made notable contributions to help elementary, middle or secondary students increase their understanding of the world. Learn more >

National Council of History Education

Innovations in International Education

$15,000

2013

Development of 5 professional development modules accessible in an online Learning Management System - the modules will address key pieces of more recent U.S. History. Learn more >

National Council the for Social Studies

Innovations in International Education

$3,000

2009

For the Global Educator Award given in honor of James Becker recognizing a social studies educator who has made notable contributions to help elementary, middle or secondary students increase their understanding of the world. Learn more >

National Council the for Social Studies

Innovations in International Education

$3,000

2011

For the Global Educator Award given in honor of James Becker recognizing a social studies educator who has made notable contributions to help elementary, middle or secondary students increase their understanding of the world. Learn more >

National Council the for Social Studies

Innovations in International Education

$4,550

2013

For the Global Educator Award given in honor of James Becker recognizing a social studies educator who has made notable contributions to help elementary, middle or secondary students increase their understanding of the world. Learn more >

National History Day

Innovations in International Education

$30,000

2012

Curriculum Resources for History Research on Global Current Events - Available in print and online format to guide students in history research and analysis relevant to current global events, perspectives and complex international issues. Learn more >

National Summer Learning Association

Innovations in International Education

$22,778

2009

To create a staff development program for All Over the World, a curriculum designed to bring international knowledge and skills into summer programs. The program will include a trainer guide, online training modules with video components, discussion boards and links to curriculum updates. Learn more >

NYSAN

Innovations in International Education

$15,000

2011

Expanding Global Learning Opportunities in New York State Afterschool Programs: A Pilot with the National Peace Corps Association. Learn more >

Primary Source

Innovations in International Education

$26,000

2012

The World at Your Fingertips: A four-week, graduate level, cross discipline, online education course. Learn more >

Primary Source

Innovations in International Education

$30,000

2013

Development of a four-week, graduate level, cross discipline, online education course and in-person professional development with Boston Public Schools. Learn more >

Project Zero, Harvard University

Innovations in International Education

$25,000

2013

Signature Pedagogies: Understanding Excellence in Global Competence Education. Seeking to advance, illustrate, and disseminate a novel pedagogical framework that teachers can use to deepen student's global competence. Learn more >

Project Zero, Harvard University

Innovations in International Education

$30,000

2014

Signature Pedagogies: Understanding Excellence in Global Competence Education. Seeking to advance, illustrate, and disseminate a novel pedagogical framework that teachers can use to deepen student's global competence. Learn more >

Pulitzer Center

Innovations in International Education

$30,000

2011

Support for Global Gateway and expansion of Global Gateway to Washington, DC. Learn more >

Pulitzer Center

Innovations in International Education

$15,000

2014

To develop a Common-Core aligned framework and teacher tools to advance student's global competence thorugh critical analysis of quality journalism. Learn more >

Taking IT Global

Innovations in International Education

$24,000

2007

To enhance the "Understanding the Issues" section of this website to encourage young people Learn more >

The Afterschool Alliance

Innovations in International Education

$15,000

2010

For Promotion of Global Literacy and International Education in Afterschool Programs Learn more >

Tulane University

Innovations in International Education

$30,000

2011

Support for the "Training Global Teachers for Global Classrooms: A Professional Development Conference Supporting World-Class Education in Louisiana." Learn more >

University of Arizona College of Education

Innovations in International Education

$25,000

2009

For online tools for Worlds of Words (WOW), a project to help educators build international understanding through world literature, including a database of international children's books and two electronic journals. Learn more >

University of Arizona World of Words

Innovations in International Education

$30,000

2011

Literacy Communities as Global Gateways to Innovation. This grant establishes literacy communities as a means of encouraging the use of international literature and global perspectives within elementary and secondary classrooms. Learn more >

University of Arizona, World of Words

Innovations in International Education

$20,000

2012

Creating and Sustaining Curricular Innovations in International Education: Analysis on current literacy communities and additional support for 12 new literacy communities Learn more >

University of Central Missouri

Innovations in International Education

$27,676

2014

Through UCM, career and tech ed (CTE) teachers in Missouri will build competence in global knowledge, skills, and dispositions to teach their students the necessary outcomes for international career readiness as reflected in the Common Core. Learn more >

Utah State Office of Education

Innovations in International Education

$18,500

2012

Online professional development courses for teachers that build their capacity to foster the global competency of their students. Learn more >

WETA

Innovations in International Education

$30,000

2008

To continue development of the.news, a noncommercial news broadcast and related online editorial and multimedia content for high school and middle school students, teachers, and parents. Learn more >

World Savvy

Innovations in International Education

$25,000

2013

Global Competency Certification Program Planning and pilot testing of GCC program. First cohort Fall 2014. Learn more >

World Savvy

Innovations in International Education

$30,000

2014

Global Competency Certification Leadership Program Planning and pilot testing of GECC leaders program. First cohort Fall 2015. Learn more >

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