Global Institute for Secondary Educators
The Center for Global Studies at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign (Illinois) is pleased to host a Study of the U.S. Institute for Secondary Educators on behalf of the U.S. State Department Bureau of Educational and Cultural Affairs. This intensive six-week Institute, "The American Dream: The Self-Fulfilling Prophecy of a Cultural Heritage," provides 30 secondary educators from around the globe with an interdisciplinary examination of what many call America's most "enduring myth" - the American Dream.
Global Studies Library
The Global Studies Library provides access to cross-disciplinary resources such as databases, books, journals, and documents, and a dedicated Global Studies Librarian to assist with global studies research and course support.
International Summer Institute
Offered annually by the Area Studies Centers at Illinois, the International Summer Institutes attract teachers from across the nation to learn about language, culture, and ways to be more globally-minded in the classroom. Themes change annually. Participating teachers earn Continuing Education credits.