The Global Film Initiative
Give Your Students an Edge: Global Lens @ International Education Week 2012

Sign up now to bring Global Lens to your classroom for 
International Education Week 2012--deadline October 29th!


Every day, students are bombarded with images and news from around the world. Protests in the Middle East. Elections in Venezuela. Bollywood and Hollywood. But do your students know the stories behind those images, and how to connect with them? 

Watch the video to hear what students are saying about Global Lens!


This fall, the Global Film Initiative (GFI) is offering you a unique opportunity to teach your students about the world in which they live: Global Lens.


Global Lens is our critically acclaimed narrative world cinema series and features stories fr
om more than 35 nations. Teachers like you use these films in their classroom every fall during International Education Week--and we want you to join their ranks!

"Exceptionally motivating and mind-opening...our students are still talking about the films!"

      -Laura de Toledo, Spanish Teacher and Language Lab Coordinator, The Chapin School (New York, NY), after screening Global Lens films OF LOVE AND EGGS (Indonesia) and THE PRIZE (Argentina) for students


"Both films were a great success! We had over 140 students for the films!...These really rocked this year!!"

      -Richard Katz, AP Human Geography Teacher, Roosevelt High School (Seattle, WA), after screening Global Lens films GETTING HOME (China) and OF LOVE AND EGGS (Indonesia) for students


Sign up now--Global Lens @ International Education Week 2012 is free, and includes a donation of films to your high school's library!!!






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