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“Glocal Learning Inside-Out” Global Learning Summit 2022

April 9 @ 9:00 am - 3:30 pm

Co-sponsored by the Center for European Studies, the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction, & UW-Madison Institute for Regional and International Studies.

The Global Learning Summit is for Wisconsin K-12 educators and high school students, with an accompanying teacher. Teachers attend a morning workshop from 9:00-11:30 and are joined by high school learners at 11:45 for an engaging keynote, Q&A with globally engaged citizens, and collaborative action planning time. Review the Global Learning Summit Agenda to learn more!

High school educators may attend alone or accompany up to 20 students to this virtual event. All educators will receive a meeting link to share with their students. When registering, please indicate if students will be joining you for the afternoon program. You may edit your response after registering, to add additional student information. Click here for instructions on how to edit your response.

THEMES: Global Competence and Global Learning for Glocal Action

Click here to REGISTER through Eventbrite

Registration is open through March 25. The first 80 Wisconsin K-12 educators to register will receive a complimentary copy of Becoming a Globally Competent Teacher by Ariel Tichnor-Wagner!

Event Schedule:

VIRTUAL Global Learning Summit 2022

Saturday, April 9 (9:00 – 3:30)

Time Glocal Learning Inside-Out: Self, Community, World
9:00-11:30  Educators 
9:00 Welcome & Summit Overview
9:15 Educator Workshop: Globally Competent Teaching – A Framework for Reflection & Action 

Ariel Tichnor-Wagner, Author of Becoming a Globally Competent Teacher 

11:15 Partners for Learning 



Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

11:30 Break
11:45 – 3:30 High School Students with Educators
11:45 Student Welcome & Summit Overview

Connect with students and teachers across Wisconsin for global learning and global action! 

12:00  Guest Speaker, Jill Woerner – Perspectives on People, Planet, and Purpose 

Explore how we see and perceive the world around us and imagine new lenses for new possibilities!

1:00  Planning for Action with the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals 

Collaborate to plan local experiences and projects in support of global goals for our collective future! 

2:00  Global Competence for Careers and Community Engagement Panel

Interact with panelists who share impactful life stories of global learning and engagement! 

3:00 -3:30 Reflection for Global Learning, Teaching, and Being

Reflect on your Summit experiences, set goals, and plan ways to bring your ideas to life! 


April 9
9:00 am - 3:30 pm