Global Education Network – Strategic Quad Approach to Internationalization in TPET (E/SI)

April 24, 2023 | 8:00 am - 9:00 am

Stream: Transforming Leadership and Governance
Location: 520 ABC

The Global Education Network (GEN) is a partnership that involves institutions in Australia, Singapore, Canada and the U.S. GEN implements a unique model for strategic planning that has proved sustainable and efficient over time. For 20 years, this quad partnership of four premiere TPET institutions have closely collaborated to provide global opportunities and global learning for their faculty, staff, and students. This session will explain the strategic planning involved in the Global Education Network and provide some examples of innovative programs implemented to foster innovation and collaboration. GEN is a one-of-a-kind partnership designed specifically for technical students, faculty, and staff to engage in intercultural experiences.

Dawn Wood, Dean, Global Learning, Kirkwood Community College
Sabrina Loi, Chief Officer, Institute of Technical Education
Sustainable Development Goals

Sustainable Development Goals

Goal 4
Quality Education
Goal 8
Decent Work and Economic Growth
Goal 9
Industry, Innovation and Infrastructure
Goal 10
Reduced Inequality
Goal 16
Peace and Justice Strong Institutions