“One child, one teacher, one book, one pen can change the world.” -Malala Yousafzai

The World Affairs Council understands how important your role is as an educator to prepare your students for future education, potential careers and, most importantly, life. That’s why we strive to provide the resources you need to bring global opportunities and connections into your classroom. Below you will find links to important resources as well as information about student scholarship and award opportunities.

If you have any questions, email Education Manager Daibhidh Stewart at dstewart@ctwac.org


The Connecticut Certificate for Global Engagement (CTCGE) is recognized by the State Board of Education and implemented at the district level. The CTCGE was established to recognize public high school graduates who have successfully completed a global education curriculum and engaged in co-curricular activities and experiences that fostered the development of global competencies and global citizenship.

Educators: Speak to your administration about incorporating this certificate into their curriculum. It is free and meant to be easily applied to the existing curriculum. For more information about the certificate, contact Education Manager Daibhidh Stewart at dstewart@ctwac.org.

Please review the CTCGE guidelines and district application to the state below:

If you’re interested in getting more involved in our education programs or Model United Nations, please reach out for more information.