Global Awareness: What is it???

earth-clip-art-sdf-mdPart of Beyond the Block’s mission is to make our students more globally aware citizens. You may have heard of the idea of global awareness before, or related ideas such as globalization and global citizenship. But what do we mean here at BTB when we say that we “improve global awareness” through our educational travel documentaries and curriculum? We believe that improving global awareness can be achieved through fostering four important skills: understanding others, understanding yourself, thinking critically, and imagining a better world for self and others.  Read on to see what our students say after learning about these four aspects of global awareness!
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