UCLA Global Classroom provides international high school students with the opportunity to gain skills and engage together with UCLA instructors in producing knowledge and advancing discourse. Driven by UCLA’s missions of teaching and fostering global and local partnerships, Global Classroom collaborates with international programs and high schools to bring credit-bearing UCLA Extension courses to local curriculum.


Global Classroom reflects UCLA’s commitment to student learning and development by working with academic departments on campus and with UCLA Extension to identify and recruit lecturers with strong academic backgrounds and extensive teaching experience. All lecturers either hold PhDs or have been recognized as top candidates from their department to teach while completing their final year of dissertation work.In the classroom and through mentorship, Global Classroom instructors work closely with students to build academic and leadership skills and encourage a commitment to social engagement.


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