Featured Resource 



The Council of Foreign Relations (CFR) Academic Initiative has created World101 - a series of free digital modules that can be used in a variety of Program or General Studies courses. 


World 101 includes these modules in four key areas:

  1. Regions of the World: The Americas, Europe, Middle East & North Africa, Sub-saharan Africa, South & Central Asia, East Asia & The Pacific
  2. Global Era IssuesGlobalization, Terrorism, Nuclear Proliferation, Climate Change, Migration, Cyberspace & Cybersecurity, Globla Health, Trade, Monetary Policy & Currencies, Development, Covid-19
  3. How the World Works... and Sometimes Doesn't: Building Blocks, Forms Of Government, Global Governance, Conflict
  4. Historical Context: Prelude To The Global Era, World At War

Additionally, there are Instructor Resources including LMS Integration with instructions for how to add entire modules or smaller parts such as videos directly into your course in Blackboard. You can also access many of their World 101 Videos on the CFR World 101 You Tube Channel.



Watch this presentation from November 2020 to learn more & view a demo:


Resources for Global Learning

Classroom Tools

Resources and Materials 

Data and Information (useful for courses with quantitative reasoning and informational literacy) 

Culture and Perspectives 

Languages and Regions 

Teacher Education: 

UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs)

Diversityand Social Justice

K-12 Resources


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Global Learning & the Curriculum: