Global Classrooms: Miami Model UN Conference
Boasting hundreds of student participants from the Miami-Dade County Public Schools, Global Classrooms: Miami has grown rapidly. Thanks to support from Miami-Dade Public Schools as well as the local community and educators, Global Classrooms has found a home in Miami. For information on the 2014 Global Classrooms: Miami Model UN Conference will take place February 22, 2014, please contact Robert Brazofsky at Miami-Dade Public Schools, at: firstname.lastname@example.org.
UNA-USA offers this unique educational program to students throughout the US. Comprised of three major components- curriculum units, a local support staff, and the Model UN conference serving as a culminating event- Global Classrooms is considered an exceptional tool for engaging students in subject areas like history, geography, social studies, international relations, government, and even science. Global Classrooms also teaches vital skills such as debate, research, writing, reading comprehension, public speaking, and negotiation.
Participating advisors can find resources, professional development events, and information about the Global Classrooms: Miami program here. For further assistance, please contact Robert Brazofsky at Miami-Dade Public Schools, at: email@example.com.
Quick Facts about the Global Classrooms Program
- Established in 2005;
- The Miami-Dade School System has worked with UNA-USA to implement the program locally;
- Serving 25 Schools in Miami
- University students from the University of Miami, Miami Dade College, and Florida International University volunteer annually to serve as members of the Model UN conference staff.
Highlights from previous Global Classrooms: Miami Model UN conferences
For more photos from Global Classrooms Model UN Conferences and Events, visit UNA-USA's flickr page.
Miami-Dade County Public Schools
Curriculum and Instruction, Social Sciences, District Supervisor