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Due to the impending winter weather, WKU Owensboro will close at noon today (Wed., 3/4).

WKU Glasgow evening classes that begin at 5 pm today will be canceled and the WKU Glasgow campus will close at 7 pm.

WKU Elizabethtown-Fort Knox campus will close today at 3 pm and will remain closed Thurs., Fri, and Sat., March 5-7.

Should inclement weather make travel hazardous, residence halls will remain open until Saturday. Follow WKU Housing & Residence Life for updates.

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Faculty-Led Study Abroad


Summer 2015

costa rica


This program has been moved to Summer 2015.


“The world is a book and those who do not travel read only one page.” – St. Augustine


Learning Outcomes

  • Appreciate that classrooms, teachers, and schools are all unique settings
  • Demonstrate knowledge of planning, teaching and assessment of student learning by providing evidence for Teacher Standards
  • Develop the ability to read, write, and think critically about educational topics
  • Demonstrate knowledge of current international educational issues and trends, background and history, and legal and financial considerations pertinent to choosing a career in education.
  • Demonstrate the ability to use the various tools and technologies for organizing, analyzing, and interpreting information
  • Develop a philosophy of education that reflects current understandings of educational theories and practices Acquire knowledge of schools that will help them be more informed citizens

Contact Study Abroad & Global Learning right away.

Faculty Leader





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