Innovation

The NEA Foundation supports educators as they pioneer creative and innovative classroom approaches designed to prepare students for college, work, and life. The Foundation’s innovation work identifies new opportunities and tests approaches in public education aimed towards preparing all students to learn and thrive in a rapidly changing world.

Global Learning Fellowship

The NEA Foundation recognizes that in order for students to prepare for the global age, the educator must first be equipped with the knowledge, skills and disposition needed to teach in the global age. By participating in the NEA Foundation’s Global Learning Fellowship program, educators have an opportunity to lead the profession by acquiring the necessary skills to integrate global competence into their daily classroom instruction, advance pedagogy in their school/district, prepare students to thrive in the flattened global age, and contribute to the closing of the global achievement gap.

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Other Innovation Initiatives

Today’s global economy increasingly demands that groups and individuals innovate in order to remain competitive. The NEA Foundation continually seeks to support creative opportunities that focus on 21st century readiness for every student.

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Innovation Resources

Interested in learning how you can integrate global competency skills into your own classroom? Here you will find resources from thought-leaders in the field.

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