Asia Society is the leading educational organization dedicated to promoting mutual understanding and strengthening partnerships among peoples, leaders and institutions of Asia and the United States in a global context. Across the fields of arts, business, culture, education, and policy, the Society provides insight, generates ideas, and promotes collaboration to address present challenges and create a shared future.
Founded in 1956 by John D. Rockefeller 3rd, Asia Society is a nonpartisan, nonprofit institution with headquarters in New York, with centers in the United States and throughout Asia.
Asia Society’s educational mission is to ensure students have equal access to an excellent education, which today, must include being globally competent. The Partnership for Global Learning works with American and international school systems to spread best practices in preparing students for a global innovation economy.
What We Offer
Strategies for building global competence in schools and expanded learning programs
Preparation for educators to teach about the world
Approaches for creating foreign language programs in schools and districts
Policy studies and funding resources to advance global competencies
Ways to harness technology and create new opportunities for international collaboration
Lessons from high-performing school systems worldwide
Models of how to build academic excellence equitably