Carolina Navigators provides K-16 teachers and students with global education resources created by Carolina students who have international expertise.
Since its inception in 1996, the program has served over well over 200,000 students in more than half the counties across North Carolina.
A program of the Center for Global Initiatives, Carolina Navigators enriches the education of both UNC and K-12 students through engaged learning.
This service is free of charge for educators in North Carolina.
1. Borrow a Culture Kit. Culture Kits are collections of resources that contain authentic artifacts and contemporary and historical items, such as games, money, printed materials, tools, school uniforms, books, CDs,, and DVDs, from a variety of countries.
3. Bring a Carolina Navigator service-learning student in your classroom virtually or in person. (This option is only available from September-December and January-April. For more information, email firstname.lastname@example.org)
4. Participate in one of our Virtual Cultural Presentation Fairs. Sign up below to get event details, reminders, and resources to prepare your students for the event.
5. Make integrating our resources easy by getting our curated newsletter! About twice a month we'll email you our targeted newsletter highlighting the 3-5 resources that focus on a specific theme, country, grade level or curriculum area. Sign up to get the newsletter!