The annual World of 7 Billion student video contest challenges students to think critically about the world’s most pressing issues. Each year, the contest topics spotlight current global issue areas. The aim of the contest is to encourage students to consider the topics within a greater context.
Technology integration is a hot topic in the field of education. In today’s modern job market, it is imperative that students graduate high school with certain competencies in computer literacy. Digital project based learning activities give students fun and stimulating avenues for developing 21st Century skills in research, writing, creative thinking, and editing.
In this season of goodwill, there is no better gift than helping a child get a great start in life with an education. An education opens a world of opportunities to end cycles of poverty and improve public health. This is really the gift that keeps on giving because an educated society is economically productive, healthier and more civic-minded. Fortunately, there are some excellent organizations, both in the U.S. and abroad, that would put your holiday donation to good use. Here are a few to consider.