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

Arizona Department of Education

State Grant

$15,000

2008

For professional development for teachers in schools participating in a new international schools initiative. Learn more >

Center for International Understanding, UNC

State Grant

$17,750

2014

To create resources using the Mapping the Nation heat mapto help K-12 teachers and education policy leaders bring global learning to the classroom. Learn more >

DC Center for Global Education Leadership

State Grant

$15,000

2009

To support a Global Education Summit and associated report to begin a state-level strategy for globalizing public education in the District of Columbia. Learn more >

Education Alliance of Michigan

State Grant

$15,000

2008

For a statewide forum on international education, a website to assist teachers in their internationalization efforts and a protocol to help schools establish on-going partnerships with schools in other countries. Learn more >

Education Center Santa Fe

State Grant

$15,000

2004

To support activities of New Mexico in the World including a directory of international education resources for teachers, assistance to individual schools, and a framing document to connect international education to New Mexico's standards; and to launch a multi-state collaborative to use advanced technology for international education projects

Education Center Santa Fe

State Grant

$15,000

2006

For New Mexico state coalition activities: to identify, review, develop and disseminate international education resources, provide professional development for teachers and support an international student forum.

Idaho Department of Education

State Grant (returned)

$10,000

2006

To develop a certificated online international education graduation track for high school students Learn more >

Indiana Department of Education

State Grant

$15,000

2007

For activities to build support for international education including a summit, survey and strategic plan Learn more >

Indiana Department of Education

State Grant

$20,000

2008

For research and development, compilation, publication and distribution of an Indiana Education Goes Global guide to provide Indiana school leaders with information on international resources available in Indiana and replicable examples of international education programs in Indiana schools. Learn more >

Indiana Department of Education

State Grant (returned)

$15,000

2009

For the 21st Century Indiana Ambassador in Education Program to engage Indiana global businesses in assisting Indiana schools in developing international partnerships. Learn more >

Indiana Department of Education

State Grant

$25,000

2014

Advancing Global Learning Programs in Indiana Schools Learn more >

International Trade Education Foundation

State Grant

$15,000

2006

To support the Washington State Coalition for International Education activities including professional development to assist world language teachers in designing online projects with schools in other countries, conferences on global citizenship and trade, and an international education scholarship for the state teacher of the year. Learn more >

Kentucky Department of Education

State Grant

$15,000

2005

For course development and other planning activities for Kentucky's new Virtual International High School. Learn more >

Kentucky Department of Education

State Grant

$10,000

2011

To support regional summits on Global Education. Learn more >

Maryland State Department of Education

State Grant

$13,850

2010

For a state summit and strategic planning process. Learn more >

Missouri Department of Children and Families

State Grant

$10,000

2011

To support a statewide summit on Global Education. Learn more >

Nebraska Department of Education

State Grant

$15,000

2008

To support a survey of educators needs, a statewide summit and a leadership council for international education. Learn more >

Nebraska Department of Education

State Grant

$15,000

2009

To implement Nebraska Council of International Education activities including a communication strategy to engage policymakers and the public, workshops for educators, online resources, and partnership development. Learn more >

New Jersey Department of Education

State Grant

$13,600

2004

For state-wide coalition activities including an international education summit and the development of a 5-year plan to improve the state's international education programs. Learn more >

New Jersey Department of Education

State Grant

$15,000

2005

To support forums for educators in throughout the state to provide a theoretical framework and resources for integrating international education into the curriculum and obtain feedback on the draft international education five-year plan. Learn more >

New Jersey Department of Education

State Grant

$12,000

2006

For New Jersey state coalition activities: to provide online professional development for teachers and build a cadre of Master Teachers through a train-the-trainer program to disseminate online international project based learning throughout the state. Learn more >

New Jersey Department of Education

State Grant

$20,000

2008

To integrate international knowledge and skills into the standards in all content areas and develop related curriculum resources. Learn more >

Ohio Department of Education

State Grant

$15,000

2006

For Ohio Learn more >

Ohio Department of Education

State Grant

$14,800

2007

For a train-the-trainer professional development program for teachers to promote online international project based learning throughout the state. Learn more >

Ohio Department of Education

State Grant

$15,000

2009

For a global institute for teachers, in partnership with Ohio State University, Kent State University, and the Ohio Geographic Alliance. The workshop will help educators make the case for internationalizing across the curriculum, learn strategies to do so and share them with colleagues. Learn more >

Oklahoma State Department of Education

State Grant

$15,000

2010

To support a state summit planned by the Oklahoma State Department of Education and the Oklahoma Board of Regents, to build connections with the Maryland statewide summit, and follow up activities on internationalization specific to Oklahoma. Learn more >

Oklahoma State Regents for Higher Education

State Grant

$15,000

2004

For a summer professional development institute for teachers and a youth conference on globalization organized as part of Oklahoma Associations Supporting International Studies (OASIS). Learn more >

Pennsylvania Department of Education

State Grant

$15,000

2006

For Pennsylvania state coalition activities to continue work of the International Education Advisory Council, develop a strategic plan, build a website of resources and communication tools to support international education. Learn more >

Primary Source

State Grant

$15,000

2004

For staffing and administrative support for the Massachusetts Initiative for International Studies including web site development, a position paper, and a state-wide conference. Learn more >

Primary Source

State Grant

$15,000

2005

For support of the Massachusetts Initiative for International Studies' including a statewide conference, identification of international skills valued by employers and best curriculum practices for teachers, outreach to and support for school districts, and professional development for teachers. Learn more >

Primary Source

State Grant

$15,000

2006

To support the state coalition activities of the Massachusetts Initiative for International Studies including professional development for educators, increasing community awareness, and educating policy makers. Learn more >

Primary Source

State Grant

$15,000

2007

For activities of the Massachusetts Initiative for International Studies including programs for teachers, and resources to educate policymakers and the public. Learn more >

Primary Source

State Grant

$20,000

2008

To support to activities of Global Education Massachusetts (GEM) to build global competence of Massachusetts K-12 students through a summer institute for teachers, expansion of a global competence certificate for high school students, early world language initiatives, outreach and advocacy to policymakers and the public. Learn more >

Schools Out Washington/YWCA of Seattle

State Grant

$30,000

2011

Bringing the World Home is a collaborative project between five statewide afterschool networks that will integrate global learning into afterschool programs. Learn more >

South Carolina State Department of Education

State Grant

$13,300

2004

For a survey on international education opportunities and challenges and a leadership summit to develop a statewide international education initiative. Learn more >

South Carolina State Department of Education

State Grant

$1,422

2005

For the "Best Practices in International Education Summit" to examine schools with successful international education programs. Learn more >

The Alliance for Education

State Grant

$30,000

2010

For a collaborative state effort between Washington, West Virginia, and New Jersey. Learn more >

The Education Center

State Grant

$15,000

2005

To support activities of New Mexico in the World including a directory of international education resources for teachers, assistance to individual schools, and a framing document to connect international education to New Mexico's standards; and to launch a multi-state collaborative to use advanced technology for international education projects.

University of Kansas

State Grant

$15,000

2004

For staffing, administrative and planning support to continue the expansion of Kansas in the World, a state-wide international education coalition initiative.

University of Kansas

State Grant

$15,000

2005

To support the work of the Kansas Committee for International Education in Schools in raising the profile of international education; providing educators with resources, best practice models and professional development; building partnerships to promote international education; and cultivating additional sources of funding.

University of Kansas

State Grant

$15,000

2007

For the Kansas Committee on International Education in the Schools to provide resources to help educators internationalize their teaching, support statewide activities to promote strategic language education, and to continue to raise awareness among policymakers and the public of the importance of international education.

Utah State Office of Education

State Grant

$20,000

2008

To support an international education summit that will bring together leaders from business, government, education, and community organizations to work on a master plan for international education in Utah. Learn more >

Washington State Alliance for Education

State Grant

$15,000

2007

For activities of the Washington State Coalition for International Education including support for schools interested in globalizing their curricula, professional development for teachers and online resources to expand the network of support for international education. Learn more >

Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

State Grant

$14,800

2007

For strategic planning to bring key leaders together to align international education efforts and ensure that global knowledge, skills and values are integrated into other education reform efforts. Learn more >

Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

State Grant

$20,000

2008

For the Wisconsin Early Language Learning Initiative to support five school districts in extending, improving or creating programs in elementary schools and gathering best practices to share with other districts. Learn more >

World Affairs Council of Connecticut

State Grant

$15,000

2006

To support the Governor Learn more >

World Affairs Council Seattle

State Grant

$15,000

2005

For activities of the Washington State Coalition for International Education including a P-20 international education leadership summit "Expanding Chinese Language Capacity in Washington State Learn more >

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