Anne Smedinghoff Academic WorldQuest
The Anne Smedinghoff Academic WorldQuest is the flagship youth education program of the Tennessee World Affairs Council (TNWAC) and the national network of World Affairs Councils. It is a team game testing high school students’ knowledge of international affairs and encouraging them to learn more about the world.
Here’s how to get started:
1 — Learn more about WorldQuest [Link]
2 — Organize teams at your school. Encourage students to start following the TNWAC Weekly Quiz (source of current event questions) and tracking their global affairs activities for the Global Scholar Certificate Program.
3 – Contact the Tennessee World Affairs Council for information and tips. [Email: info@TNWAC.org | Tel: 931-261-2353]
4 – Consider organizing a World Affairs Club as a adjunct to your WorldQuest teams. [Email: info@TNWAC.org or 931.261.2353]
5 – Register your school for WorldQuest [Link] As early as possible.
6 – Register for the December 8 Practice Match (Optional) [Link] By Dec 3.
7 – Register for the Febrary 23 Championship Match [Link] By Feb 4.
8 – Pay registration fee [Link]
Now – Register your School for WorldQuest
Now – Brief your students on the Global Scholar Certificate program
Every Monday – Use the TNWAC Weekly Quiz
Dec 3, 2019 – DEADLINE for Dec 8 Practice Match Registration
Dec 8, 2019 – PRACTICE MATCH at Belmont University
Feb 4, 2020 – DEADLINE for Feb 23 Championship Match
Feb 23, 2020 – WorldQuest Championship Match at Belmont University
THANKS TO BELMONT UNIVERSITY’S CENTER FOR INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS
THANKS TO THE NASHVILLE AREA CHAMBER OF COMMERCE, INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS COUNCIL
THANKS TO THE TNWAC WEEKLY QUIZ PARTNERS
The mission of the nonprofit, nonpartisan Tennessee World Affairs Council is to promote international awareness, understanding and connections to enhance the region’s global stature and to prepare Tennesseans to thrive in our increasingly complex and connected world.
A well-informed community that thinks critically about the world and the impact of global events.
The Tennessee World Affairs Council is a 5o1c3 tax exempt organization. All gifts are tax deductible to the full extent of IRS regulations.
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