Educators are Pivotal to Workforce Development

We help high school and community college educators in the South Central Coast build a competitive 21st century workforce through globally competent students who are prepared to successfully navigate our global economy.

We can help you

Access content and curricula to internationalize your classroom

Identify industry-recognized credentials in global trade and certification fee subsidies

Access international trade related conferences and events

Attain mini-grants for global trade curriculum development

Identify externship and job shadowing opportunities

Connect with international business and industry leaders

Understanding California’s Global Economy

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Top Reasons Why California is More Global Than Ever

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Business Roundtable: How California’s Economy Benefits From International Trade and Investment

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2016 South Central Coast Global Trade & Logistics Industry Report

Global Content and Tools

Global T Program
Global T Program
The Global T Program helps high school teachers build their student’s global competence through a module that integrates into any curriculum, and a 3-hour micro-internship to build students’ awareness of global trade careers and educational opportunities.
GlobalEDGE
GlobalEDGE
GlobalEDGE™ is a knowledge web-portal that connects international business professionals worldwide to a wealth of information and resources about global business
CTE Online
CTE Online
CTE Online provides access to teacher-created pathway-style projects and CTE lesson plans for free.
Mapping the Nation
Mapping the Nation
Archive of Educator Videos
Globally Competent Teaching Continuum
Globally Competent Teaching Continuum
The Globally Competent Teaching Continuum (GCTC) is an online interactive tool to help educators develop global competence and globally competent teaching practices.
CTE Toolkit
CTE Toolkit
This toolkit provides resources, including: sample projects ready to be used in CTE classrooms, global career planning resources, workforce readiness rubrics, crosswalks of global education and CTE standards, global career profile videos, talking points, and more.
Videos
Videos
This is a live resource list that you can add to and that will continue to develop overtime.
Resource List
Resource List
This is a live resource list that you can add to and that will continue to develop overtime.

Tools and Resources for Building Your Global Competence

Reading

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Preparing a Globally Competent Workforce through High-Quality Career and Technical Education

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Global Competence is a 21st Century Imperative

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Educating for Global Competence: Preparing Our Youth to Engage the World

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Succeeding Globally Through International Education and Engagement, U.S Department of Education

Videos