Global Leaders – Singapore and Tokyo 2016

Expanding economic ties with Asian partners Singapore and Tokyo was the focus of the 2016 Global Leaders program. Twenty-two North Carolina policy, business, and education leaders met the people and programs behind robust science and technology sectors. The hands-on international experience forged new relationships to foster global jobs and foreign direct investment in North Carolina. Go Global NC and NC State University’s Global Training Initiative conducted the program to Singapore and Tokyo in March.

Global Leaders - Singapore and Tokyo 2016

July Means Singapore

July signals learning from Singapore! One of our largest ever Global Teachers delegations learns about STEM education, with a focus on math instruction during their study program in Singapore and Malaysia.

We’ve gotten some media hits and this is the perfect opportunity to revisit our Singapore report on the power of coordinating economic development and education policy. John Dornan, former Executive Director of the N.C. Public School Forum authored the report.