Global Youth Debates: This Flat Connections global project, for ages 10 through 18, provides a unique global collaborative experience for joining diverse cultures in authentic debate to foster global competence, international mindedness and action. A new debate topic will be announced for the fall. Check out the protocols for this exciting international debating experience that make use of new methodologies to connect, communicate and collaborate have made asynchronous formal debating possible globally. Also check out some of the archived Best Debates.


The Global Art Project for Peace: occurs biennially in April. Its mission is to joyously create a culture of peace through art. The Project celebrates diversity and multi-culturalism while expressing the idea: We Are All One.

Quadblogging: Launched in 2011, this exceptional project = has engaged students in more than 65 countries in blogging together.  Participants are allocated a Quad containing four classes including your own, each with a Quad Co-ordinator.  Classes rotate responsibility for being the “focus class” each week with the other three classes visiting and commenting.

Students explain the power of the project: