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!