iEARN-USA

International Education and Resource Network (iEARN) is a global K-12 online project-based learning network. "The vision and purpose of iEARN is to enable young people to undertake projects designed to make a meaningful contribution to the health and welfare of the planet and its people" (Preamble to the iEARN Constitution). Educators are the key to successful online collaboration. iEARN has trained over 45,000 educators from more than 110 countries since 1988.

iEARN-USA
Suite 450 475 Riverside Drive
Ste 450
New York, New York 10115
United States
212 870 2693
http://us.iearn.org

Executive Director

Lisa Jobson

Management Team

Lisa Jobson, David Potter

Board of Directors

Peter Copen, Ron Thorpe, Paige Johnson, Hady Amr, Mona Eraiba, Lisa Jobson, David Potter

Project Leaders

Lisa Jobson
Losira Okelo
Francois Donfack
Anindita Dutta Roy

Mission

International Education and Resource Network (iEARN) is a global K-12 online project-based learning network. "The vision and purpose of iEARN is to enable young people to undertake projects designed to make a meaningful contribution to the health and welfare of the planet and its people" (Preamble to the iEARN Constitution). Educators are the key to successful online collaboration. iEARN has trained over 45,000 educators from more than 110 countries since 1988.

Programs

"(iEARN projects) change education by bringing students and teachers out of the isolation of their classrooms by promoting learning communicating and collaborating with people throughout the world (creating) an electronic community of learners." NY State Education Department

Statistics on iEARN-USA

Financial Statistics

  • Annual Budget for 2012: $6,200,000
  • Annual Budget for 2005: $2,300,000
  • Maximum Annual Budget: $6,200,000
  • Other funding sources: U.S. Government grants (Department of Education, Department of State); Foundation and individual contributions; Membership fees
  • Religious Affiliation: No affiliation