The teachers selected for the Great Decisions Teacher Training Institute will bring a wide range of teaching experiences to the conference and represent the United States’ diverse demographics. The four-day program will be dedicated to:
o Strengthening skills in teaching global affairso Exploring ways to expand international studies in the classroomo Building professional support networkso Developing International Studies curriculum
This year’s Institute will be held in New York City from June 24th to June 28th, 2019. Teachers accepted into the Institute pay no fee for the program, meals, as well as hotel accommodations (hotel accommodation applies for educators who live outside of the tri-state area). The Foreign Policy Association also provides a reimbursement of up to $300 USD for participant’s travel expenses.