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Upcoming Events

Resistance Art: A UNESCO Human Rights Exploration

Dec 7, 2017 - 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Eastern)

Have your classroom celebrate International Day of Human Rights through artistic expression. This exciting video-conference will explore how different art mediums can be used as a tool to bring awareness to social issues, conflicts and... more


Global Citizenship: SDGs, Globalization & You

Dec 12, 2017 - 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Eastern)

This video conference will allow students the opportunity to come together to explore and define concepts such as equity, empathy and relationality. They will look at how their unique locations translate on a global scale and build... more


North American Residential Schools: Past, Present & Future Impacts

Dec 14, 2017 - 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Eastern)

This video conference will give students as well as teachers a better perspective on residential schools across North America. We will be exploring the cause and reasons for the creation of residential schools, the effects the schools... more


International Women’s Day: Poetry of Witness

Mar 8, 2018

We will be hosting four, 40 min sessions, that will blow your mind! Expert speakers will share their first-hand experiences and stories about the difficulties women face. During this conference, women, young and old, will share... more


A Global Refugee Crisis: The Middle East and Beyond

Mar 12, 2018

This conference will provide students with the opportunity to connect with the United Nations High Commission for Refugees experts, who will share their experiences within the United Nations working with Refugees. This conference... more


World Water Day: Not Just a Global South Crisis

Mar 22, 2018 - 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Eastern)

Students will come together to seek out and build consensus on how our local, national and international governments and communities can work together and resolve the ever magnifying issue of Water: A Global Crisis. This event will... more


UNDRIP: The United Nations Declaration on the Rights of Indigenous Peoples

Apr 10, 2018 - 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Eastern)

Students & educators will explore human rights and examine why the United Nations felt Indigenous communities from around the world needed a separate document. This event will address Sustainable Development Goal 10 Reduced... more


Earth Day: Decarbonize Projects 2.0

Apr 19, 2018 - 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Eastern)

Students will celebrate the anniversary of the modern environmental movement by creating a movement of their own! Youth from around the world will come together to share their decarbonize projects and look ahead to the next United... more


We Are All Treaty People: Canada's 150th + 10,000 Years

May 1, 2018

Students will discuss with guest speakers current issues surrounding existing signed treaties and the impacts these agreements have had and continue to have on Indigenous communities. Students will also have the chance to explore and... more


Past Events

DeforestACTION

Sep 16, 2014

DeforestACTION Launch – DeforestACTION provides an array of educational resources that help students engage in meaningful, global collaborative problem-solving by exploring the global issue of deforestation. As one of the world’s largest... more


Climate Change in My Municipality

Jun 4, 2014 - 11:00 AM-13:00 PM (Eastern)

This exciting video-conference will connect students across Canada to explore the affects climate change in their community and how their municipality it tackling climate change. This videoconference is put on as a partnership between... more


Let’s Talk Mental Health National Video Conference & Campaign

May 28, 2014 - 0:00 AM-0:00 AM (Eastern)

Join us for the Let’s Talk Mental Health National Video Conference & Campaign! Students across Canada are welcomed to TAKE ACTION in promoting mental health awareness and fundraise to support a mental health charity of their choice.... more


Resistance Art in the Middle East

May 20, 2014 - 09:00 AM-10:30 AM (Eastern)

This exciting video conference will connect students with several young artists from a variety of conflict settings in the Middle East to discuss the significance of resistance art in the context of conflict. We will explore how the... more


Live Poetry Slam - Witness in the Middle East

May 9, 2014 - 09:00 AM-10:30 AM (Eastern)

This virtual Poetry Slam will connect students with several young poets from a variety of conflict settings in the Middle East as well as with experts in the field. We will look at how poetry has been used in both the past and the... more


LIVE from the UNESCO World Press Freedom Ceremony

May 6, 2014 - 11:00 AM-24:30 PM (Eastern)

This video conference will bring your students LIVE to the UNESCO World Press Freedom Ceremony in Paris, France and give them the opportunity to interact, face-to-face, with past laureates of this most esteemed international Journalism... more


Let’s Talk Mental Health National Video Conference & Campaign

Mar 25, 2014 - 12:00 PM-13:45 PM (Eastern)

The Let's Talk Mental Health is a nation-wide videoconference campaign on mental health. Delivered by TakingITGlobal, together with the Centre for Global Education, CHIMP and Canadian Education Forum, this two-part videoconference will... more


Water: A Global Crisis

Mar 20, 2014 - 9:00 AM-10:30 AM (Eastern)

Join high school students from across North America as they come together, mentored by graduate students from around the world to seek out and build consensus on how our local, national and international governments and communities can... more


Truth and Reconciliation Commission Virtual Town Hall

Mar 19, 2014 - 09:00 AM-13:00 PM (Eastern)

This video-conference will give students as well as teachers a better perspective on residential schools in Canada. We will be exploring the causes/reasons for the creation of residential schools, while also looking at the effects the... more


A Day for the Potential of Girls Globally

Mar 6, 2014 - 11:00 AM-12:30 PM (Eastern)

We will be hosting four 40 min sessions that will blow your mind! Expert speakers, with first-hand experience in the difficulties women face in developing countries, will share their experiences. Join us for one or all four as we... more


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