© 2019 IVECA International Virtual Schooling

An NGO in Special Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council & Associated with the United Nations Department of Global Communications

501(c)(3) not-for-profit organization based in New York, U.S.A.   

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Virtual Exchange to Promote

Interculturally Competent Global Citizens

IVECA is

Intercultural Virtual Exchange of Classroom Activities

The IVECA Center for International Virtual Schooling (d.b.a. IVECA) is a US-based 501(c)3 non-profit organization in Special Consultative Status with the United Nations Economic and Social Council (ECOSOC) and associated with the UN Department of Global Communications (DGC).

 

The IVECA Center supports all levels of schools and universities across the world to participate in its global collaborative learning program called IVECA (Intercultural Virtual Exchange of Classroom Activities).

What We Do

Programs & Projects

Through the school curricula integrated with the IVECA program, students in different countries will perform individual or group projects in their classrooms according to the weekly activity topics provided in the IVECA web platform.

Through virtual teachers’ rooms, participant teachers in different countries share their lesson plan ideas, teaching strategies and their teaching viewpoints regarding intercultural understanding. Teachers’ pedagogical, intercultural and technological strategies will be exchanged to effectively enhance their students’ intercultural competence.

Through the online international teacher education courses in the IVECA platform, university professors can co-teach their students in different countries to design intercultural exchange lesson plans and develop teaching and learning materials for students’ virtual exchange activities.

Higher education professors and their students in the field of education, culture, policy and international relations can have intellectual and intercultural discourses through virtual conferences and presentations with IVECA's platform. 

The Global Virtual Roundtable gives students and educators the opportunity to speak with and learn from peers around the world and offers a platform where participants can further develop their skills in intercultural competence. These are a fantastic opportunity for youth leaders to develop and share their voice and knowledge on a far-reaching platform. 

IVECA participates and hosts partner schools at various events and conferences carried out at the UN Headquarters in New York. This incredible connection gives students and teachers an unparalleled international learning experience, while exposing them to the highest level of work currently underway in the international arena. 

News & Events

Latest Stories & Upcoming Events

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1-on-1 with International Virtual Schooling CEO

June 9, 2019

Learn more about our work and how you can be at the forefront of education for global citizenship!

International Day of Celebration for Education for Global Citizenship

June 9, 2019

Join us for our annual event!

From Idea to Reality: The Evolution of International Virtual Schooling

June 9, 2019

Get familiar with the history of international education and how virtual schooling is making education more equitable and democratic!

Impact

Testimonials from Students, Teachers, Professors, & School Community

"... Doing IVECA and talking to you and your school showed me how working together with other countries can solve inequalities... In the future, I hope that by standing up for my beliefs I can help stop inequalities and make a difference..."

Riley Jones

By 2030, ensure that all learners acquire the knowledge and skills needed to promote sustainable development, including, among others, through education for sustainable development and sustainable lifestyles, human rights, gender equality, promotion of a culture of peace and non-violence, global citizenship and appreciation of cultural diversity and of culture’s contribution to sustainable development 

United Nations Sustainable Development Goal 4.7

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