Building Global Competence through Collaborative Strategies in International Education _ by Pennsylvania Council for International Education (PaCIE)

Thursday, October 10, 2013 - 1:00pm - Saturday, October 12, 2013 - 12:00pm
Sheraton University City Hotel, 3549 Chestnut Street,
Philadelphia, PA 19104
United States

This educational event is excellent for International education administrators, faculty, teachers at all levels, K-12 and higher, in a forum with business organizations supporting global education, and organizers involved with International visitors, students, and participants. 

The Pennsylvania Council for International Education (PaCIE)
will hold its 2013 conference, Building Global Competence through CollaborativeStrategies in International Education, on October 10-12 at the Sheraton University City Hotel.

Join them to:
Attend Sessions on collaborations within international education or across sectors; creating connections through the use of technology; working together to overcome challenges in international education; and educating the educators on global issues. Sessions will showcase work and best practices within K-12 and higher education, as well as collaborations with government agencies, community organizations and the business community.
Network with your colleagues from around the state.
• Learn more about PaCIE, its goals and initiatives – including ways to get involved.
PaCIE is a network of professionals interested in advancing international education in Pennsylvania. The organization provides a forum for educators, both K-12 and at the higher education level, to share best practices, formulate advocacy goals and construct a dialogue with government agencies and actors, as well as business and non-profit organizations. The primary objective for PaCIE membership is to provide a vehicle for discussion and development of practices that will aid us in preparing Pennsylvania’s youth for the global creative economy.


Sample Concurrent sessions 

  • Community Collaborations
  • Promoting Global Citizenship at the Middle School Level through International Service Learning
  • Using iPads to Promote Linguistic and Cultural Competency

  • More info in the brochure


2013 Conference Chairs

  • Sara Sequin, PaCIE Conference Co-Chair, Assistant Director, Education Abroad and Overseas Campuses, Temple University
  • Selmah Goldberg, PaCIE Conference Co-Chair, Program Manager, Penn Abroad, University of Pennsylvania

Rates include $200 for PaCIE members, $250 for non-members, with discounts for registering before September 3rd.  

Register at or with Christina Good at [email protected]



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