World Environment Day and the U.S. Decision to Leave the Paris Agreement

World Environment Day was developed by the United Nations in 1974 to encourage worldwide awareness and call for action for…

GCC 2017 Global Youth Summit Wrap-Up

Since its founding in 2001, Global Concerns Classroom (GCC) has been inspiring US high school students to become informed and…

International Day for Disaster Relief 2016

The International Day for Disaster Relief is observed annually every 13th of October. This year, the Day will focus on…

International Literacy Day 2016

Truly imagine that you could not read these words right now. What do you think you would be doing instead?…

World Humanitarian Day 2016

I’m a human; does that make me a humanitarian? A humanitarian, as defined by Webster’s dictionary, is a person promoting…

Learn in a Flash: Sustainable Development Goals

You may have heard of the Sustainable Development Goals and Millennium Development goals mentioned in class or in the news….