UClass Unites Leaders at NYC Global Education Forum

Last Wednesday, UClass and the Asia Society brought together school and organizational leaders at the Avenues: World School for the first-ever NYC Global Education Forum. Speakers came from organizations as diverse as The U.S. Department of Education, Teach For America, Student Voice, Amplify, Charlotte Schools and a public school in Brooklyn. The event gathered more than 300 public and private interest representatives and sparked great discussion about the importance of a globally focused education in the 21st century.

Photographs from the evening:

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Wendy Kopp, founder of Teach For America, gives her keynote speech.

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UClass CEO & Founder Zak Ringelstein moderates the panel discussion.

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Kenneth Porter, a public school teacher and UClass user, introduces Wendy Kopp.

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A full house at the Avenues: World School in Chelsea.

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breakout1Following the panel, attendees formed breakout groups to discuss action plans for bringing global awareness to their school or organization. 

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