Overview: The Witness to Education in Afghanistan and Throughout the World curriculum explores how education can inspire social change. With a focus on education in Afghanistan, this curriculum examines the ways in which education can be used as a tool to transform communities. Guided by journalist and former correspondent in Afghanistan, Mellissa Fung, student critically reflect on how education can promote change both globally and locally.
Curriculum: The Witness to Education in Afghanistan and Throughout the World curriculum can be downloaded following the link below:
This 60-minute broadcast shows a conversation between Mellissa Fung, classrooms, and an Afghan student guest speaker, and supports the Education and Social Change curriculum:
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Global Nomads Group (GNG) is an international NGO mission is to foster dialogue and understanding among the world’s youth. GNG engages and empowers young people worldwide using media, including: interactive videoconferencing, webcasting, social networking, gaming, and participatory filmmaking. GNG operates at the intersection of international and peace education, striving to serve as a vehicle for awareness, bridging the boundaries of cultural misconceptions and instilling in our audience a heightened appreciation and comprehension of the world in which they live.