Month: February 2014

Upcoming 2014 Middle School Workshops

Over the last five years GYLI has facilitated numerous workshops on Middle School Leadership Development. We have long held that leadership development and social-emotional learning do not begin in high school, but should be a part of all k-12 education. We are continually researching to enhance our curriculum in collaborative leadership, cultural awareness, and environmental…
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February 20, 2014 0

2014 NAIS conference

Matt Nink will present two sessions at the NAIS conference in Orlando, Florida from February 26-28.  On Wednesday Febuary 26, Matt will be part of the global circles group that will present on a variety of topics: standards, online learning, international partnerships.  Matt led a working group for the past 12 months focused on Program Evaluation.  On Thursday February…
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February 20, 2014 0

My Path to Leadership

GYLI exposed me to new cultures and concepts. As a teenager, I was just figuring out the racial dynamics of Milwaukee and the seemingly antipodal waters between my home and school life. GYLI expanded my universe and gave me a multidimensional introduction to cultural complexities. Traveling around the world and learning from thought-provoking teachers provided…
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February 13, 2014 0

IYLEP 2014

Global Youth Leadership Institute (GYLI) has again be selected to partner with World Learning to offer community programs for the Iraqi Young Leaders Exchange Program (IYLEP) in Milwaukee, Chicago and Boston in the summer of 2014.  During this month long program, 25 youth participants from around the United States and 75 from Iraq will come…
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February 5, 2014 0

Generous Donor has made it possible for YOUR School to attend the GYLI HS sequence program

Today, GYLI is announcing a donation from an anonymous donor that can make it possible for your school to attend out unique 3-year HS sequence of programs.  This donor will offer 2,000 per year for 3 years (total of 6,000) for new schools to the GYLI programs to help offset the costs for teachers or…
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February 1, 2014 0