HighschoolNGOconnect.org™ expands global-minded academic enrichment in Paterson — Paterson, NJ (November 14, 2017) — Following completion of a pilot program at International High School, the Paterson Board of Education has invited highschoolNGOconnect to launch a second academic enrichment program for aspiring global citizens. Like the program coming back to International High School, the new program at the Rosa Parks High School of Fine and Performing Arts is slated to begin in January. Click the Link above to read more!
New video documents highschoolNGOconnect — A six-week pilot program, highschoolNGOconnect.org, introduced
high school students to leaders of global non-governmental humanitarian organizations, known worldwide as NGOs. Interviews feature outstanding students in a city where tight budgets curtail conventional academic enrichment. Click the Link above to read more!
Students Conclude highschoolNGOconnect.org Pilot Program with Impassioned Presentations
on Global Humanitarian Issues — Paterson, NJ (March 9). The award of global citizenship certificates to six
Paterson high school students completed the successful debut of highschoolNGOconnect.org, a nonprofit academic enrichment program that brought these students face-to-face with leaders of diverse NGOs (nongovernmental humanitarian relief organizations) all around the world. Click the Link above to read more!
Paterson NJ Schools Launch Global Minded Academic Enrichment — December 7, 2016 — The Paterson Board of Education has voted to make International High School the first site for highschoolNGOconnect.orgTM, a nonprofit academic enrichment program that introduces students via digital means to global leaders in non-governmental humanitarian aid organizations, known as NGOs. Click the Link above to read more!
World Association of Non-Governmental Organizations Hosts Orientation — December 21 — With pilot project classes set to begin on January 17, highschoolNGOconnect.org conducted a pre-launch review of curriculum, mission and core values. The agenda featured a Skype interview with the director of an NGO in Ecuador, a dry run for long distance interactions between students and NGO professionals. Click the Link above to read more!