We have had many enquiries from teachers in the US, but until now we have had limited resources to be able to help American institutions that want to adopt CORE. That is set to change, because The Teagle Foundation has awarded Rajiv Sethi and his colleagues Homa Zarghamee and Belinda Archibong at Barnard College for a three-year project worth $290,000 to launch CORE-USA.
Rajiv explains in detail what CORE-USA hopes to achieve here in his blog but, in brief, it has the following objectives:
The first workshop will take place at Barnard College in August. We hope that CORE-USA will provide a model to help us help institutions and teachers globally. If you would like to find out more about the plans for CORE-USA, check out Rajiv’s explanation of the project, or contact him at Barnard College.
For updates on CORE-USA visit www.core-econ.org/project/core-usa.