public

Three Models for International Education

created using Create Your Own Infographic template
published by Kendall Connolly

Loading...
Loading

Three Models for International Education

And how they serve their students.

What makes a school

International?

Sharing International Perspectives

Fostering International Coooperation

International schools seek to make an environment where students and teachers are...

Main Organizations

3

2

US State Department

1

US Department of Defense

2

Council for International Schools

For International Education

US Dept. of Defence

For Military Dependents Stationed Overseas

Owned and Operated by DoD

Uses American curriculum and standards.

US State Dept

For US expats and their dependents

Each school is independent, but can join state dept. listings and oversight

Uses American curriculum and standards.

Many are IB league schools.

Council for International Schools

For any citizens of any country.

Each school is independent.

Each school must have commitment to international education.

Exists to foster international cooperation.

ALL organizations are committed to excellent education in a global context.

US Dept. of Defense and US State Dept. Are mostly focused on American students and providing a solid American-style education.

Council for International Schools is primarily focused on creating global citizens, and uses ideas from multiple countries in their pedagogy.

Sources: Council for International Schools. "Mission and Vision". http://www.cois.org/page.cfm?p=3848. Council for International Schools. "For Schools." http://www.cois.org/page.cfm?p=1904 Department of Defense Education Activity. http://www.dodea.edu/ US Department of State. "Schools Worldwide". https://www.state.gov/m/a/os/c1684.htm