global education

Martiale Dembélé: “Education for All”

In this talk, Martiale Dembélé will focus on a recent review of the use of contract teachers in 24 Sub-Saharan African countries, for which he, Professor Amita Chudgar, and Mrs. Isatou NDow (of the Gambia College) were tasked to provide scientific guidance and support, and to write the comparative synthesis report. The review was commissioned… Read More »

Crafting Engagement for Science Environments Mini-Conference

Crafting Engagement for Science Environments (CESE) revolutionizes the way students learn science in high school physics and chemistry classrooms. Researchers at MSU and the CREATE for STEM Institute develop and use project-based NGSS-aligned science curricula to engage learners in physics and chemistry classrooms around the world. Learn more. Join our mini-conference to discuss: How NGSS… Read More »

Critically Imagining the Future of Education

The forum brings together Miho Taguma, who is leading work of OECD’s Education and Skills 2030 project; our MSU colleagues Bill Schmidt and Raphaela Schlicht-Schmalzle, each contributing to developing the new OECD framework; Corey Drake and Riyad Shahjahan, reflecting on the challenges and implications of imagining education in the future for teacher education and for… Read More »


Join area teachers and MSU students and teacher candidates for a book discussion event. First, the group will watch a 30-minute special exhibit: :Remembering the Rwanda Genocide Against the Tutsi 25 Years Later: A 360-Degree Immersive Visualization Exhibit” in the Digital Scholarship Lab at MSU’s Main Library. Erik Ponder, African Studies Librarian will be the… Read More »

Teacher Education, Teaching & Educational Reform in Ghana

Please join us for an informal conversation with academic leaders from the University of Cape Coast, Ghana. Dr. Eric Magnus Wilmot — Provost, College of Education Studies Dr. Ernest Kofi Davis — Dean, School of Educational Development and Outreach Dr. Kofi Tsivanyo Yiobe — Dean, Faculty of Humanities and Social Studies Education Dr. Joseph Mintah… Read More »

Learning Abroad Conference

Co-sponsored by Office for Education Abroad, the Office for International Students and Scholars, and the Academic Advancement Network, the Learning Abroad Conference features presentations from students returned from international learning experiences and international students currently studying abroad here in East Lansing. Presentations include a variety of formats such as poetry, journal entries, music compositions, video and more. The… Read More »

Chinese Immersion Forum

The Confucius Institute at the Michigan State University (CI-MSU) and the Chinese Early Language and Immersion Network (CELIN) at the Asia Society collaborate to offer you this forum. Our aim is to bring together educators at school, district, state, and national levels; teacher developers; policy makers; community members; and researchers to hear about and share… Read More »

MSU & DEI Joint Research Colloquium

The Office of International Studies in Education is hosting a joint research colloquium between the MSU College of Education and Dayalbagh Educational Institute (DEI) in India. The college recently established a link with DEI, and this event will be a wonderful opportunity to begin to learn more substantively about research interests of DEI colleagues, hear… Read More »

Sharing Insights from Educational Practice & Reform in India

Join us for a dialogue with scholars from Azim Premji University in India. Speakers include: Pareshkumar Pandya Rakesh Tewary They will be discussion their work, experience, vision and mission of Azim Premji University, which includes working closely with teachers in field institutes to support reforms in teaching and learning. All are welcome. Lunch will be… Read More »

OISE Brown Bag: Brendan Cantwell

Abstract: Participation in higher education has swelled in every high and middle-income country in the world, and there is a now a global tendency towards “high participation systems of higher education.” Since 2013, Brendan Cantwell has worked with Simon Marginson from the Institute of Education in London and Anna Smolentseva from the Higher School of Economics… Read More »