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Asia for Educators Online - An initiative of the East Asian Curriculum Project and the Project on Asia in the Core Curriculum at Columbia University, this fully loaded Web site provides teachers with an abundance of Asia-related information and teaching materials. The site is searchable Ė by subject area, file type or time period. Also included are featured units, an educatorís forum, and links to a webcourse and travel/study programs. (East Asian Curriculum Project, Project on Asia in the Core Curriculum, and Columbia University, 2005)...

Atlas of Student Mobility - In 2000, an estimated 1.7 million students were being educated at the tertiary level in countries other than their homes, a figure that could rise to nearly eight million by 2025. This Web site tracks migration trends of the millions of students who pursue education outside of their home countries each year, containing data on global destinations and the countries of origin of international students....

Geography Education National Implementation Project - GENIP is a consortium of geographic associations committed to improving the status and quality of geography education in the United States. A clearinghouse that coordinates the geography education initiatives of its member associations, GENIPís mission is outreach on behalf of geography to educators and policymakers across the United States. GENIP is active in providing expertise and leadership in the development of policies related to geography education. Since the publication of Geography for Life: National Geography Standards 1994, GENIP's primary focus has been the promotion of standards-based geography instruction as an integral part of every student's educational experience....

InternationalEd.org - This Web site provides a goldmine of information on international education initiatives nationwide, including state intiatives and reports, the Goldman Sachs Foundation Prizes for Excellence in International Education, foreign language learning research and efforts, international studies schools and more....

States Institute on International Education in the Schools - This annual conference brings together state and national leaders in policy, business, education and philanthropy to address the wide gap between the growing economic and strategic importance of Asia and other world regions to the United States, and U.S. students' limited knowledge about the world outside our borders. The Web site provides information about the 2002 and 2003 conferences, as well as links to the reports emanating from those gatherings. Site visitors also can access information about state initiatives developed out of the States Institute, U.S.-China exchanges and much more....

Open Doors - This site of the Institute of International Education includes comprehensive, detailed data on postsecondary international students and scholars in the United States, and on American students who study abroad....

U.S. Department of Education: International Affairs - The departmentís international activities help policymakers and educators access the information on educational programs and practices around the world, as well as share U.S. educational expertise with colleagues abroad....

National Directory of Early Foreign Language Programs - This directory from the ERIC Clearinghouse on Languages and Linguistics focuses on foreign language programs in grades K-8. The directory provides information such as: the number of programs in directory by state; languages taught and grade levels; class periods per week (by grade level); minutes per class period (by grade level); and schools offering foreign language instruction (by grade level). It serves as a resource for schools that are developing programs and for parents who are seeking schools that offer early language instruction....

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