Resources Overview

GEM works to compile up-to-date information about a variety of global topics, conferences, curriculum, and the United Nations.

The Educator Resources section includes information about curriculum, conferences, classroom resources, and more.

The Global Resources section includes articles, tools, websites and other resources that will connect you to the world.

The United Nations section will connect you to a selection of UN resources, UN agencies, and news.

The Youth Engagement section includes information about opportunities for youth to be engaged in global issues though conferences, events, and interactive websites.

Upcoming Events


Student Leadership Conference on Development - Presentation of Plan of Action
April 2018

World Autism Awareness Day Program - Streamable Learning
March 30, 2018

Lost Boys of Sudan
Streamable Learning Program

May 1, 2018
World Environment Day Program Streamable Learning "How the Climate Change Effects You"
June 4, 2018

Global Solutions Lab
Human Rights, Sustainable Development and
Eliminating Extreme Poverty in Urban Environments by 2030

June 17-25, 2018

Select Global and Educational Events:

International Women's Day
March 8, 2018

Engaging Students in International Issues Workshop
March 17, 2018

GEM Highlights
Good News Agency
Learn about Positive Efforts Around the World and be Inspired

Lesson Plans on the Sustainable Development Goals -
World's Largest Lesson

Lesson Plans and Resources for Teaching Primary Sources with the Library of Congress
Effects of Armed Conflict on Children

New Distance Learning Program
Live from Ukraine