Why is Global Competence Important?
Young people need global competence, an essential 21st Century capacity that includes knowledge about diverse cultures around the world, empathetic and collaborative interpersonal skills, and respectful, open-minded attitudes shaped by learning and experience.
Most kids in the United States grow up not knowing about the rest of the world – from basic geography to a deeper understanding or even curiosity about people who live in different places or have different cultural backgrounds.
Just Like Me But Different( brings an innovative approach to global education. With cross-cultural connections forged through compelling immersive stories and interactive learning experiences, we celebrate the diversity of the planet and commonalities that connect us all.