In order to be eligible to participate, you must:
- Currently teach or work in the field of global education or public engagement in Alberta (either in grades K-12 in the formal education system grades or in a non-formal setting)
- Demonstrate commitment to apply what you have learned in your class and/or other settings
- Be prepared to report back on how your work has been impacted by the Institute
Both new and experienced teachers are welcome to apply.
A $120 registration fee is payable upon selection through an online registration page.
Accommodation costs for teachers from outside of Edmonton will be covered.
If the registration or transportation costs prohibit participation, subsidies may be available upon request.
Applications will be reviewed by a selection committee and assessed based on the following criteria:
Commitment to teaching global citizenship and/or incorporating principles of global citizenship into the classroom or other learning environments.
Commitment to ongoing engagement after the Institute
Representation from across Alberta, gender and grade level
Successful applicants will be notified and will receive a link to confirm their registration and to submit their payment. A waiting list will be created and spots will be filled accordingly.
For successful applicants from outside of Edmonton, accommodation at the Lister Conference Centre will be covered by the Institute. Please indicate on the application form whether or not you will require accommodation. Once you are accepted to the Institute and have paid the registration fee, a room will be reserved for you at Lister Conference Centre.
Please complete the application form below and submit a 200 – 300 word Statement of Interest and submit electronically by June 20, 2014. Attendance is limited.
Thank you for your interest in the Global Citizenship Summer Institute.
The application process is now closed. Please check back in a few months for additional information and resources.