Global Encounters brings together students from across the world through live video conferences that explore global issues and the potential youth have to shape a better common future.
Each global encounter begins in one of the secure, interactive and content-rich virtual classroom housed here on TIGed. There, participating students join international peers and graduate student mentors to to learn collaboratively about video conference topics and issues ahead of interactive real-time learning experience.
If you've registered for an upcoming video conference, use your registration code to join the classroom in the list below.
To learn more about Global Encounters and register for upcoming events, please visit the program homepage.
Collaborative Site for global infectious diseases project
St. Austin's Academy students in Nairobi Kenya are now registered and have joined the class. They are engaged in...
Celebrate International Day of the Girl Child! The purpose of this day is to promote awareness and action with...Join Classroom
This is where the Alberta Futures project will post their collaboration.Join Classroom
Welcome to the interactive site for Decarbonize: Decolonize - COP23.Join Classroom
Examine the continued impact of colonization and its repercussions on climate change. Join us LIVE from he UN...Join Classroom
In this virtual classroom students from 12 of the world's largest cities will come together to envision how youth...Join Classroom
Have your classroom celebrate International Day of Human Rights through a series of fun and interactive activities....Join Classroom
What is Truth? Determine what is fact or fiction and what #AlternativeFacts really are!Join Classroom