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Welcome! How will you connect today?


Visit the World Forum Facebook page to engage in worldwide discussions


Visit Bonnie’s Global Café and gain new ideas from global leaders


Explore information compiled by Working Groups on topics of interest such as Mud Day Resources and the Environmental Action Kit

Featured Resources

Yoga in the Mud

International Mud Day

View information for International Mud Day!

Bonnie’s Global Café

Curated by Bonnie Neugebauer, the Cafe includes diverse and provocative stories, videos and articles from leaders around the globe.


Focused Work

The Working Group on Children’s Rights shares resources, perspectives and projects to understand and advocate for children’s rights.

Focused Work

Compiled by World Forum Working Groups

Men in ECE

Promoting the importance of gender balance in the early childhood education workforce

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Children’s Homes

Giving children in residential settings every opportunity to live in a safe and nurturing environment and receive responsive care from trained, educated adults

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Indigenous People

Contributing to a global awareness that values the engagement of Indigenous visions of education

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Connection Center Sponsor of the Month


Our heartfelt thanks to Teachstone for their generous support in sponsoring the Connection Center.

Click here to learn more about this month’s featured sponsor.