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  1. international education

    International education refers to a broad range of educational practices, programs, and initiatives that aim to foster global understanding, cultural exchange, and collaboration among students, educators, institutions, and communities around the world. It involves creating opportunities for students to develop cross-cultural competencies, gain global perspectives, and engage with diverse cultures, languages, and educational systems beyond their own national boundaries. International education commonly includes activities such as studying abroad, participating in international exchange programs, attending international schools, and incorporating global themes into the curriculum. Its overarching goal is to promote intercultural competence, global citizenship, and mutual respect among individuals from different countries and backgrounds.


  1. International education

    International education can mean many different things and its definition is debated. Some have defined two general meanings according to its involvement of students. The first refers to education that transcends national borders by the exchange of people, for example, by students travelling to study at an international branch campus, as part of a study abroad program or as part of a student exchange program. The second is a comprehensive approach to education that intentionally prepares students to be active and engaged participants in an interconnected world. The International Baccalaureate defines the term according to criteria such as the development of citizens of the world in accordance to culture, language, and social cohesion, building a sense of identity and cultural awareness, encrypting recognition and development of universal human values, encourage discovery and enjoyment of learning, equip students with collectivist or individualistic skills and knowledge that can be applied broadly, encourage global thinking when responding to local situations,encourage diversity and flexibility in teaching pedagogies and supply appropriate forms of assessment and international benchmarking.

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  1. international education

    International education is a learning model that seeks to deepen systematic instructional processes to learners in different platforms across the world who are interconnected through modern technology or physical programme exchange while sharing culture and different study approach.

    students of varied continents ,different backgrounds and culture doing exchange programs.

    Submitted by lydiachelagat87 on August 27, 2020  

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of international education in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of international education in Pythagorean Numerology is: 1

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