March 22, 2013

They Never Seem to Make the Boys Get Water

Last week in our NewsFlash, we put out a call to iEARN teachers to ask their students to contribute quotes to a new mobile game called, Get Water!, which was launched today on World Water Day.

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March 21, 2013

Adobe Youth Voices Aspire Awards

Submit youth-produced media to the Adobe Youth Voices Aspire Awards, a global, online competition that encourages youth to creatively express their vision for driving positive change in local communities.

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March 18, 2013

iEARN at 25: Talking Kites Around the World

Earlier this month we celebrated iEARN’s 25th Anniversary with a Teddy Bear Picnic. This week, we celebrate another iEARN project that uses a favorite childhood object to connect classrooms worldwide: kites.

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March 15, 2013

Join iEARN-USA and Youth Service America (YSA) for a Global Youth Service Day Webinar

Join a webinar on March 26th, 2013 at 9:00 AM EST (13:00 UTC), co-hosted by iEARN-USA and Youth Service America (YSA) in honor of Global Youth Service Day (GYSD).

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Introducing The Finding Solutions to Poverty and Inequality Alliance

iEARN-USA is happy to support new alliance of hunger, poverty and global education organizations, including Food Tank, Heifer International, Oxfam America, RESULTS Educational Fund, WhyHunger, & World Savvy.

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Introducing The Finding Solutions to Poverty and Inequality Alliance

Since 1988, iEARN has asked all participants to address the question, “How will this project improve the quality of life on the planet?” This question is the glue that holds our network together, and it’s a question that guides us as we develop programs and share resources with like-minded partners around the world.

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March 7, 2013

Celebrating the Teddy Bear Project

We’re celebrating our furry friends today, and invite you to join our Teddy Bear Picnic. The iEARN Teddy Bear Project has been a favorite of hundreds of thousands of teachers and students in more than 8,000 schools worldwide since 1996.

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iEARN at 25: A Teddy Bear Picnic

We’re celebrating our furry friends today, and invite you to join our Teddy Bear Picnic.

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February 28, 2013

February 15, 2013

Students Explore the Scenic Towns of Hualien and Taitung in Eastern Taiwan

NSLI-Y Taiwan students spend a week hiking through the beautiful Taroko National Park and learning about aboriginal culture in the coastal city of Taitung.

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