Portals are a new tool for 21st century education

5th grade students visit the Portal at Yale University, February 2015

Global learning

Students at Harvard University connected with internally displaced communities and refugees around the world through portals, expanding their global perspectives without leaving the comfort of their schools .

Students in El Progreso, Honduras outside their Portal

Teaching across borders

At Lawrence Academy High School, a Professor of Afghan history used Portals to teach a class about the Cold War.

Portals emphasize global competency and provide students with direct exposure to new communities, cultures, and values.

Students from the University of Maryland dance program after performing in their Portal

Cross-cultural collaboration

Through Portals, Johns Hopkins University hosted collaborative hackathons with Middle Eastern students to solve real-world public health challenges that refugee and at-risk populations face. 



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